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Vol State President Jerry Faulkner Announces Retirement

Jerry Faulkner, president of Volunteer State Community College, has announced that he will be retiring this summer. Faulkner will have served as president for more than nine years, guiding the college through a period of growth and challenge.



Upperman Middle School Art Teacher Awarded 2021 Tennessee Art Educator Of The Year

The Putnam County School System is pleased to announce that Janis Nunnally, Visual Art Educator at Upperman Middle School, has been awarded the 2021 Tennessee Art Educator of the Year by the Tennessee Art Education Association as well as being elected to serve as the Middle Level Director on the National Art Education Association Board of Director.




Tennessee Colleges And Universities Will Save $112M

Tennessee’s colleges and universities will benefit from nearly $112 million in net present value interest cost savings over the next 24 years after the Tennessee State School Bond Authority’s (TSSBA) successful sale of $713.4 million of higher education facilities refunding bonds.