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Called to Teach: Kelcie Johnson

Jenny Gregory | 11/07/2017

by Jenny Gregory Cleveland, Ga., – For many youngsters, childhood role-play is a part of growing up. For Kelcie Johnson, the youthful imagination was a natural calling in her life that led her to choose the Bachelor of Education degree at Truett McConnell University (TMU), where she graduated in 2015. “I come from a family…

TMU Students Participate in Disney Leadership Week

Jenny Gregory | 10/18/2017

by: Jenny Gregory CLEVELAND, Ga. – This month, over fifty students from Truett McConnell University (TMU) participated in a Leadership Development Class, part of Disney’s Youth Education Series (YES program), in Orlando, Florida. This three-hour course provided students with a chance to learn Walt Disney World professionals’ approach to leadership and business. Bryan Wisdom, First…

We are TMU: Amy Hayes

Jenny Gregory | 10/10/2017

By Jordan Haney CLEVELAND, Ga. – Almost every Truett McConnell University (TMU) student is familiar with the email address, ahayes@truett.edu, but just who is this A. Hayes? The mysterious email belongs to Mrs. Amy Hayes, TMU Coordinator of Online Learning, or as she jokingly stated, the “C.O.O.L.” Growing up, Hayes did not live in a…

TMU Senior Experiences Life-Changing Mission Opportunity in Tanzania

Jenny Gregory | 09/29/2017

By Jenny Gregory CLEVELAND, Ga. – Truett McConnell University’s (TMU) World Missions Center prepares students to take the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the nations. This summer, TMU students, faculty and staff, teamed up with Helen First Baptist Church (HFBC) to help fulfill that mission in Tanzania. Abby Johnson, a senior Psychology major at TMU,…

TMU Sophomore Experiences Memorable Summer as Camp Counselor

Jenny Gregory | 09/27/2017

By: Jenny Gregory CLEVELAND, Ga. – Each summer, TMU sophomore Lauren Flowers spends her summer working as a counselor at Camp Kaleo, a Georgia Baptist camp in Forsyth, Georgia. This summer, the music education major found her time to be one she would never forget. Camp Kaleo, which provides a retreat setting for children, youth,…

Changing Lives in Chiang Mai

Jenny Gregory | 09/21/2017

By: Jenny Gregory Cleveland, Ga. – Each year, Truett McConnell University (TMU) students, faculty and staff spend countless hours spreading the gospel, locally and abroad. This summer was no exception as one group embarked on a 20-hour flight to Chiang Mai, Thailand, for two weeks in mid-July. While in Thailand, the team of 21 TMU…