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UT MARTIN EARNS ‘BEST VALUE’ DESIGNATION FROM PRINCETON REVIEW

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MARTIN, Tenn. – The University of Tennessee at Martin is one of the nation’s “Best Value” colleges and universities, according to The Princeton Review. The Massachusetts-based education services company profiles UT Martin in its just-published book “The Best Value Colleges: 2014 Edition” and on www.PrincetonReview.com.

UT Martin joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, as the only public Tennessee universities listed. This marks the second year that UT Martin earned the “Best Value” designation from The Princeton Review.

UT MARTIN ALPHA TAU OMEGA CHAPTER TO CLOSE

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MARTIN, Tenn. — The Alpha Tau Omega chapter at the University of Tennessee at Martin will close following denial of a final appeal of a hazing incident suspension to university Chancellor Tom Rakes and recommendation of charter revocation to the ATO national board by Wynn R. Smiley, fraternity CEO. The chapter was notified of Rakes’ decision in a letter sent to the chapter Jan. 27.

UT-Martin to receive nursing accreditation review visit

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MARTIN, Tenn. — The University of Tennessee at Martin Department of Nursing will host a site review in February for continuing accreditation of its baccalaureate nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.

The public is invited to meet the ACEN site visit team and share comments in person about the program at a meeting scheduled for 4 p.m., Wed., Feb. 12, in Gooch Hall, Room 133.

Written comments are welcome and should be sent to: Dr. Sharon Tanner, CEO, Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326. Comments can also be e-mailed to Tanner at sjtanner@acenursing.org.

All written comments to the ACEN should be received by Feb. 3, 2014.

UT Martin offered at two-year nursing program from 1970 to 1991 and began the transition to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program in 1988. The university offers the traditional BSN at the main campus and the UT Martin Parsons Center. An RN to BSN program option is offered at the university’s Ripley Center and also online.