Winston wins prestigious ATHENA Young Professional Award

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (TSU News Service) — Dr. Tameka Winston, interim chair of Tennessee State’s Communications Department, recently received the 2017 ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award. The Nashville ATHENA Awards and Scholarship Program announced its 2017 award recipients last month at OZ Arts Nashville. Mayor Megan Barry was a special guest at the event, which also … Continue reading Winston wins prestigious ATHENA Young Professional Award

TSU’s Tameka Winston Named 2017 Women of Influence Award Winner

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (TSU News Service) – Dr. Tameka Winston, interim chair of Tennessee State’s Communications Department, has been named a 2017 Women of Influence Award winner by the Nashville Business Journal. Recognized for inspiring and mentoring students, Winston is among 32 honorees chosen for this year’s award, which will be presented at a luncheon on Wednesday, … Continue reading TSU’s Tameka Winston Named 2017 Women of Influence Award Winner

TSU Professor Tamika Winston Receives 2015 Women in Higher Education Award

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (TSU News Service) – The accolades keep piling up for Dr. Tameka Winston. A Nashville Business Journal Top 40 Under 40 winner for 2015, she has received yet another award with statewide recognition. Dr. Winston, a professor in the Department of Communications at Tennessee State University, recently received the 2015 Woman of Achievement … Continue reading TSU Professor Tamika Winston Receives 2015 Women in Higher Education Award

Getahn Ward Memorial Scholarship created for journalism students at Tennessee State University

The Tennessean The Tennessean, Tennessee State University and other organizations have partnered to create a new scholarship in the name of the late Getahn Ward that will benefit aspiring journalists at TSU. The Getahn Ward Memorial Scholarship, announced Dec. 19, will be awarded to a journalism student each year who meets qualifications established by the school’s Department … Continue reading Getahn Ward Memorial Scholarship created for journalism students at Tennessee State University

TSU Communications Department working to raise $100K for theater program

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (TSU News Service) – TSU’s Department of Communications has embarked on a fundraising drive for its theater program, and is close to reaching its goal for this semester. Dr. Tameka Winston, interim chair of the Communications Department, where the theater program is housed, said a goal of $6,000 was set for this semester, … Continue reading TSU Communications Department working to raise $100K for theater program

Two TSU Professors Nominated for Top Nashville Leadership Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (TSU News Service) – Two Tennessee State University professors are among this year’s nominees for Nashville’s Emerging Leaders Awards. The awards are sponsored by the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and YP Nashville. They recognize professionals younger than 40 who have made significant accomplishments in their chosen field and contributions to the community. … Continue reading Two TSU Professors Nominated for Top Nashville Leadership Awards

Former Tennessee State University Sports Information Director Dooley Passes Away

Courtesy: Tennessee State Sports Information ‪NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Former Tennessee State University sports information director and longtime HBCU administrator Wallace Dooley Jr. died on Tuesday. He was 68. Dooley served as the associate athletics director for media relations at Tennessee State from 2006-2012. “We are so saddened by the passing of our friend and colleague Wallace … Continue reading Former Tennessee State University Sports Information Director Dooley Passes Away

More than 2,000 Students Make the Dean’s List at TSU for Spring 2015 Semester

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (TSU News Service) – Congratulations to 2,117 students who made the Dean’s List at Tennessee State University for the Spring 2015 semester. The honor list names all students who have achieved a grade point average of 3.0 or higher in 12 or more semester hours taken for a letter grade during the spring … Continue reading More than 2,000 Students Make the Dean’s List at TSU for Spring 2015 Semester

Tennessee State University Celebrates Employees, Presents Service Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (TSU News Service) – Tennessee State University believes in celebrating faculty and staff, and it was no more evident than during the 23rd Annual Employee Recognition luncheon on Tuesday.  The event provided special recognition to University employees for their years of service and those retiring. The program, said TSU President Glenda Glover, provided an … Continue reading Tennessee State University Celebrates Employees, Presents Service Awards

Going the Extra Mile to Help Students Succeed Earns TSU Professor Nashville Business Journal’s Top “40 Under 40” Selection

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (TSU News Service) – The 2015 winners of Nashville Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40 were asked to share a hidden talent. Tameka Winston revealed that she has always loved fashion. In her spare time she enjoys serving as a fashion stylist for friends and family. But while the Tennessee State University alum … Continue reading Going the Extra Mile to Help Students Succeed Earns TSU Professor Nashville Business Journal’s Top “40 Under 40” Selection