Words are powerful…

The framers of our U.S. Constitution knew well how powerful words capture the hearts and minds of people. They knew from personal experience that information had to be free and accessible to all for any government to exist, as Abraham Lincoln later described it, “of the people, by the...

Making a Difference …

This time of year universities report a lot of numbers related to our successes. For instance, the official enrollment at Tennessee Tech this fall is slightly less than 11,500. This is a strong indication of the value placed in this great university and its potential impact on the lives...

It's a Southern Thing

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJWiIkz7MP0 Grits, sweet tea, and football!  It’s a Southern Thing. Fall semester is officially here. Although the fall equinox is still a few weeks away and 90 degree temperatures remain, make no mistake, the seasons have changed. Last Friday’s Dancin’ on Dixie celebrated the end of summer break and ushered in...
Welcome, or welcome back, to all of Tennessee Tech’s awesome faculty, staff, and students, both new and returning, and a special welcome to all of our new freshmen and transfer students. Congratulations on your decision to join the TTU family and for your prior accomplishments that have brought you...