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TMU Offers New Scholarship to Habersham Learning Center Graduates

Jenny Gregory | 07/05/2017

By: Jenny Gregory Cleveland, Ga. – Truett McConnell University (TMU) is pleased to announce a new scholarship opportunity available to Habersham Central High School graduates who complete the Habersham Christian Learning Center [HCLC] program. According to Truitt Franklin, TMU Director of Financial Aid, the inaugural scholarship will be offered to TMU students who graduate from Habersham…

Bible Knowledge Pays Off for TMU Student

Jenny Gregory | 06/30/2017

by Jenny Gregory Cleveland, Ga. – Truett McConnell University (TMU) Christian Studies major, Andrew Nichols, from Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia, recently competed in the semi-finals on the National Bible Bee Gameshow hosted by Kirk Cameron. After participating in the National Bible Bee for seven years, Nichols, who hesitated at first, submitted his audition tape for the…

Jackson Named Head Wrestling Coach

Jenny Gregory | 06/12/2017

Cleveland, Ga – Truett McConnell University and its athletic department have named Jonathan Jackson the next head wrestling coach. Jackson most recently was an assistant coach at NCAA Division II Anderson University. Jackson worked as an assistant and interim coach at Anderson from 2010 to 2016. While wrestling at Anderson, he became a national champion…

Master of Arts in Professional Counseling to be offered at Truett McConnell University

Jenny Gregory | 05/31/2017

by Jenny Gregory CLEVELAND, Ga. – The Truett McConnell University (TMU) Leonhard Schiemer School of Psychology and Biblical Counseling announces the new Master of Arts in Professional Counseling (M.A. in Professional Counseling) degree program, recently approved by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), to be offered beginning August 2017. “One of…

Fields Named Head Women’s Basketball Coach

Jenny Gregory | 05/31/2017
Tiek Fields

Cleveland, Ga. – Truett McConnell President Dr. Emir Caner has announced that Tiek Fields will be the next head women’s basketball coach at TMU. “First, I would like to thank God for the opportunity to be the new head women’s basketball coach at TMU,” said Fields. “I am grateful for the opportunity and am looking forward to getting started. Fields…

McCrary Named AAC Willie Belcher SID of the Year

Jenny Gregory | 05/23/2017

by TMBears Staff Cleveland, Ga., –  Director of Athletic Marketing and Communications Walker McCrary has been named the 2016-17 Appalachian Athletic Conference Willie Belcher Sports Information Director of the Year as announced by the league Monday at the spring meeting in Kingsport, Tennessee. “I am truly blessed to accept this award,” said McCrary. “I would like to…