Month: March 2020


President Oldham expresses pride for Tech community

In the aftermath of Tuesday morning’s tornado, Tech President Phil Oldham expressed his gratitude and pride for the work and passion demonstrated by Tech’s community members.   The tornado that touched down throughout Middle Tennessee Tuesday at approximately 2 a.m. was at least an EF-3, meaning winds were moving at […]


Resources for tornado victims

Campus Resources for Students Affected by Tornado Tech Food pantry- 931-372-6143 Monday-Thursday and 931-372-6107 Nights and Weekends Tech Counseling Center – 931-372-3331   Off-Campus Resources for Those Affected by Tornado Cookeville Community Center: Food/Supplies/ Shelter – 931-526-8015 Stevens Street Baptist Church: General supplies/ Clothing – 931-526-6398 First Baptist Church: 931-526-7108 […]


Safe: Tornado destroys Tech student’s home

Three-year old Kellan Brown heard a storm early Tuesday morning and ran to wake his mom, Tech student, Emily Hendrixson. The heavy rainstorm masked the sound of a tornado.       “We were asleep. Kellan woke us up. It just sounded like heavy rain,” Bryce Watts, said. “We heard […]