TnTech_Alumni_Association_logo  

  ALUMNI HOME  |  DIRECTORY  |  PRODUCTS & SERVICES | MERCHANDISE  |  TRAVEL  |  MAKE A GIFT    
Tennessee Tech University Alumni Association
FBk Lkdin Flickr
twittr youtb youtb
Tech Connect Alumni e-Newsletter:   December 2014

NEWS HEADLINES

UPCOMING EVENTS


PRODUCTS & SERVICES

NEWS HEADLINES

Nearly 800 graduate from Tennessee Tech this fall

 

In more than 30 years working for Tennessee State Parks and raising a family, Sam Elder never had time to finish his degree. Elder, born in 1942, was the oldest person to walk across the Tennessee Tech University stage Saturday to receive his bachelor’s degree.

Read more.

Tennessee Tech releases TechWorks resume and job database

 

Tennessee Tech University’s Office of Career Services recently launched a new resume and job database, TechWorks. This upgraded system replaces the former Experience system.

Alumni, students and employers have their own login portals for the TechWorks database. Employers can post jobs, receive resumes from TechWorks, and register to attend one of Tennessee Tech’s five annual career fairs.

Read more.

Tennessee Tech is closer to becoming an all-Steinway school

 

Tennessee Tech University is closer to becoming an all-Steinway school thanks to 25 new Boston pianos purchased with a gift from an anonymous donor.

"To be a Steinway school means to be equated with the 150 other Steinway schools in the country and that’s a big deal," said Jennifer Shank, interim dean of the College of Education and chairwoman of the music department.

Read more.

TTU names Whitson-Hester School of Nursing dean

 

Huey-Ming Tzeng will join Tennessee Tech University as the dean of the Whitson-Hester School of Nursing in January.

Read more.

TTU names new College of Business dean

 

Thomas H. Payne has accepted an offer to join Tennessee Tech University as the next dean of the College of Business.

Read more.

Engineering students provide custom assistive technology to area children

 

For the 15th year in a row, mechanical engineering students in professor Stephen Canfield’s class have designed assistive technology for community children just in time for the holidays.

Read more.

Fishing team advances to FLW National Championship

 

Four students from the Tennessee Tech fishing team are going to the FLW National Championship for the first time in school history.

Read more.

TTU honored by White House for volunteer commitment

Tennessee Tech University made the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the fourth time in six years, and the number of students committed to volunteer service is higher than ever.

Read more.

Physics professor named educator of the year

The Tennessee Science Teachers Association has named physics professor and chairman Stephen Robinson the higher education science educator of the year.

Read more.

TTU to host regional economic development conference Jan. 13

The Upper Cumberland is open for business, and regional leaders will host an economic development conference, REDI for Action, Tuesday, Jan. 13, at Tennessee Tech University.

The daylong conference will include sessions about tourism, grant writing, education, revitalization efforts and business incubation, among other topics.

Read more.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Alumni Office closed for the holidays

The TTU Alumni Relations staff wishes everyone a very Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

Our office will be closed from Dec. 24, 2013, through Jan. 4, 2014. We will reopen on Monday, Jan. 5.

If you would like to make a gift to Tennessee Tech while the university is closed, you can make it online with your credit or debit card at https://www.ttualumni.org/givenow or you are welcome to call 1-800-889-8730 or 931-372-3206. Please leave your name and phone number, and someone will return your call within 24 hours.

Read more.

2015 Outstanding Alumni Awards

Make plans to attend the 2015 Outstanding Alumni Awards reception, dinner and ceremony.

Tennessee Tech will honor outstanding alumni from each academic division and athletics who have made a significant impact in their career fields and their personal accomplishments.

The event begins at 6 p.m. with a reception featuring light hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine and soft drinks. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m., followed by the awards ceremony. Business attire is suggested.

We'll begin taking reservations for the event after we return from the holidays on Jan. 5. Online registration will be available at http://www.ttualumni.org/reservations or you may call the Alumni Relations office at 931-372-3205 or toll-free 1-800-889-8730. The cost is $25 per person.

Read more.

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

Tennessee Tech and Titans team up

Tennessee Tech and the Titans team up for a special opportunity. Tickets starting at just $36 for the Titans vs. Colts game on December 28.

TN Tech Alumni Group Offer

  1. Click the above link
  2. Use Passcode "tntechTitans"
  3. Build an account
  4. Purchase your seats
Read more.

Enjoy Tennessee Tech award-winning wines

The holidays are the perfect time to enjoy and give DeMonaco Winery's award-winning Tennessee Tech wines.

Inspired by the school’s colors, purple and gold, the sweet, red wine and dry, white wine were crafted to appeal to a range of palates.

  • Espiritu de Oro (Golden Spirit) - This delicate dry white wine exhibits fresh citrus and tropical fruit aromas, carrying over to fruity green apple flavors on the palate, complemented by a refreshing acidity.
  • Dulce Nectar Morado (Sweet Purple Nectar) - This crimson red sweet wine opens with earthy berry notes on the nose, carrying over to strawberry and raspberry flavors on the palate and ends with a smooth, round, lingering finish.

Made in partnership with Tennessee Tech, part of the proceeds go to support the university.

To learn more about Tennessee Tech wines or to make a purchase, visit www.delmonacowinery.com.

» Find DelMonaco TTU Wines in a store near you or order online

Read more.

Tennessee Tech University Diploma Frames

You worked hard to earn your degree, and there's no better way to protect and display your diploma than in one of these beautiful diploma frames.

Choose between several mats, frames and layouts.

Read more.

Shop for authentic TTU merchandise at the Tennessee Tech University Bookstore

 

Welcome Back, Alumni. Tennessee Tech prepared you for life-long success. As a successful graduate and pillar in the community, celebrate your achievements by displaying your pride. It's time to reconnect to campus.


Tennessee Tech University Alumni Relations

Box 5157, Cookeville, TN 38505
Phone: 931-372-3205  ·  Toll free: 1-800-889-8730
www.ttualumni.org

Register to receive our future emails. To ensure that you continue to receive our email, please add us to your address book or safe list.

Privacy Policy   |   Email Subscription Options   |   Alumni Login

Tennessee Tech University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, sex, disability, age (40 and over), status as a protected veteran, genetic information or any other category protected by federal or state law. Inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies should be directed to equity@tntech.edu.

Non-Discrimination Policy