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About 100 Tennessee Promise, Tennessee Reconnect students attend TCAT orientation

About 100 Tennessee Promise, Tennessee Reconnect students attend TCAT orientation

July 31st, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

At the orientation session, conducted by Student Services, new students learned about all facets of attending TCAT, a non-smoking, drug-free campus.

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Hawkins County welcomes new teachers during orientation

Hawkins County welcomes new teachers during orientation

July 30th, 2015 5:30 pm by Dr. Michelle Harless

As part of the two-day orientation, the new hires attended several including one on the TEAM evaluation model for teachers and another on strategies for reaching students with technology.

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Carson-Newman University library installs more than 50 new computers

Carson-Newman University library installs more than 50 new computers

July 30th, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

Information Technology Services (ITS) is replacing nearly 40 PCs on the main and second floors with new ones. The department is also making room to accommodate more students with seven additional PCs and eight Macs. The additions mark the largest computer

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WGU Tennessee adds bachelor's degree in healthcare management

July 30th, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

The bachelor of science in business-healthcare management is designed for working business and healthcare professionals who need to earn a bachelor's degree to advance their careers.

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Back to school:  KHRA holds grand reopening for Lee Family Learning Center

Back to school: KHRA holds grand reopening for Lee Family Learning Center

July 30th, 2015 7:45 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - Located at Lee Apartments, the learning center began in 1992 and provides literacy programs, individual tutoring and after-school programs for school-age children.

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Dan Kreiss Named Dean of King University Peeke School of Christian Mission

Dan Kreiss Named Dean of King University Peeke School of Christian Mission

July 29th, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

Kreiss received his Bachelor of Arts in Youth Ministry, Education, History, and Psychology in 1988 from Eastern University in St. Davids, Penn; and his Master of Education with a focus on Guidance Studies in 2001 from Massey University in Palmerston North

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WGU Tennessee's recent graduation: quick numbers

July 29th, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

270 conferred degrees, and 99 walked at Nashville ceremony. From Sullivan County, Jonathan Collier got a bachelor of science, in information technology with software emphasis, and Travis Sullivan, who got a bachelor of science for information technology.

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Wadlow Gap Ruritan donates supplies to Ketron, Weber City elementaries

Wadlow Gap Ruritan donates supplies to Ketron, Weber City elementaries

July 29th, 2015 9:37 am by Nick Shepherd

Some area students will be able to concentrate more on school work and less on supplies after two schools received a large donation on Tuesday.

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Three-member inaugural class inducted into KCS Hall of Fame

Three-member inaugural class inducted into KCS Hall of Fame

July 29th, 2015 8:31 am by Staff Report

Kingsport City Schools on Tuesday recognized and inducted the three members of the inaugural class of the Kingsport City Schools Hall of Fame.

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TRiO program receives Student Support Services funding renewal

TRiO program receives Student Support Services funding renewal

July 28th, 2015 9:00 pm by Community contributor

The program provides low-income, first-generation college students and students with disabilities the support to improve their retention and graduation rates while facilitating their transfer from two-year to four-year colleges.

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