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Columbia State Williamson campus offers LinkedIn workshop

Columbia State Williamson campus offers LinkedIn workshop
Columbia State Community College’s Office of Economic and Workforce Development is offering the “Are you LinkedIn? Or LinkedOut? Embracing the Power of LinkedIn workshop at the Williamson Campus April 12. Ron Sukenick, president and founder of The Relationship Strategies Institute, will teach participants  how to optimize their LinkedIn profile, have a targeted connection...
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UT scholarship aims to help Tennessee Promise transfer students

UT scholarship aims to help Tennessee Promise transfer students
UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE Students transferring to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, this fall are eligible to receive the university’s new Volunteer Transfer Scholarship. “The first group of students who took advantage of the Tennessee Promise program are now completing their community college studies and will be looking at four-year universities to comple...
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Retired NFL player will talk about how to “Think Like a Pro”

Retired NFL player will talk about how to “Think Like a Pro”
Retired NFL player and Tennessee Titans executive Al Smith will be at Columbia State Community College’s Williamson Campus from noon to 2 p.m. on March 29. Smith will present a talk on his new book, “Think Like A Pro – Act Like A Pro,” and be available for signings following the event. Smith, an All-Pro football linebacker, has ...
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Occupational diploma gives students real work experience

Occupational diploma gives students real work experience
Seth Jackson and Maddie Wolfe pose with Tazikis owner Dale Wasem. // WCS InFocus WCS InFocus High school senior Maddie Wolfe and junior Seth Jackson were bolstering their portfolios at Tazikis on March 14 learning the tricks of the trade and helping out with the day-to-day duties that go along with working in a restaurant. The ...
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VIDEO: Scales students host Garth Brooks for Read Across America

VIDEO: Scales students host Garth Brooks for Read Across America
By WCS InFocus Country music superstar Garth Brooks surprised teachers and students at Scales Elementary School on March 3. Brooks visited the school to read to students as part of Read Across America Week. In addition to reading to them, Brooks gave them advice about becoming better readers themselves. Read Across America Day is a ...
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Student of the Week for March 10 – Summit High School

Student of the Week for March 10 – Summit High School
 Student of the Week   Jared Schmidt: Summit High School  Summit High School Junior Jared Schmidt exhibits excellence across a breadth of disciplines. Academically, Jared places emphasis on chemistry and physics. His favorite course at SHS is organic chemistry, which he finds challenging, but approachable due to the “flexible class structure and cooperative environmen...
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UBREAKIFIX Athletes of the Week March 10 – Summit High School

UBREAKIFIX Athletes of the Week March 10 – Summit High School
By: Christian Marnon Male Athlete of the Week Sean Butler: Wrestling  Senior Sean Butler has carved a name for himself in the history of Summit High School’s wrestling program. Competing in the 145-pound weight class, he earned a fourth-place medal at the 2017 TSSAA state wrestling tournament. He is one of only six wrestlers to ...
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Morning Pointe deepens relationship with Columbia State with scholarship

Morning Pointe deepens relationship with Columbia State with scholarship
From left, Steve Stewart, Morning Pointe of Franklin executive director; Debbie Fields, Morning Pointe regional director of healthcare operations; Lori Hoeger, Morning Pointe Foundation executive director; Adam Moritz, Columbia State student Morning Pointe scholarship recipient; Tyner Brooks, Morning Pointe of Brentwood executive director; Bridget Barger, Morning Pointe of...
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Franklin educator, former IHS administrator, promoted at Father Ryan

Franklin educator, former IHS administrator, promoted at Father Ryan
FATHER RYAN HIGH SCHOOL Jennifer Anton of Franklin, former assistant principal at Independence High School in Thompson’s Station and one-time Lady Vols head manager under Coach Pat Summit, will become academic dean at Father Ryan High School in Nashville effective June 1, 2017. According to an announcement from the private Catholic high school, Anton will be ...
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