Author: Emily Paton

Music News On campus

Tuba collection to open Nov. 9

The tuba collection owned by Professor Winston Morris, which is featured in the Guinness Book of World Records for being the largest collection of its kind, is scheduled to open to the public on the third floor of the Roaden University Center on Nov. 9.   The Tennessee Tech Tuba […]


Tech students visit women’s prison

A group of 12 students from Tech’s Sociology and Criminology Club spent a day understanding what life is like for women behind bars.   The students and advisor of the club visited The Tennessee Prison for Women in Nashville on Oct. 10.   “I felt that the trip served to […]

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Tech celebrates National Transfer Student Week

Tech is not only a place to begin four years of a college career, it is also a place that roughly 3,500 students transferred to finish their degree.   “A third of our student body are transfer students,” Alex Callis, tech’s transfer specialist, said.   October 21-25 is National Transfer […]

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Third annual door decorating contest approaches

Students and faculty members are haunting the Tech hallways for the third year in a row.   The decorating contest began in 2017 in the College of Graduate Studies office and a few other departments in Derryberry Hall, Becky Blalock, an academic support associate with the College of Graduate Studies, […]


Grand Challenge promotes involvement in rural areas

President Phil Oldham’s new initiative Grand Challenge, is helping increase student involvement in rural areas throughout the state.   “The Grand Challenge is the big new initiative under President Oldham that is following Governor Bill Lee’s new executive order to serve rural communities,” Kinsey Potter, a professional communications intern for […]

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Speech and Debate Team to sponsor national tournament

The Tennessee Tech Speech and Debate Team wins the bid to sponsor the 2019-2020 International Public Debate Association National Championship Tournament and Convention for the first time.   They event is scheduled during spring break in March.   “This is the first time that Tech has ever hosted a national […]


Equestrian Show Season Begins

Tech’s equestrian team brought home awards in multiple classes at University of Tennessee’s home show on Sept. 28 and 29 and at Sewanee: University of the South on Oct. 5 and 6.   The team traveled to Elder’s Last Lap Ranch in Maryville for the western show. They brought four […]