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Lynchburg, TN 37352-8500
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Motlow College News

John and Martha Scarborough Scholarship winner

9/3: Emily Alexander receives John and Martha Scarborough Scholarship
Emily Leanne Alexander of Woodbury was recently awarded the John and Martha Scarborough Scholarship for the 2015-16 academic year.

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9/2: Motlow College recognizes employees for 25 years of service
Motlow College recently held its annual Fall Convocation, which included recognition of faculty, administration and staff members for their years of service to the College.

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9/2: Motlow College recognizes employees for 20 years of service
Motlow College recently held its annual Fall Convocation, which included recognition of faculty, administration and staff members for their years of service to the College.

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9/2: Motlow to host Area-Wide College and Career Fair Sept. 10
Motlow College will host its annual area-wide College and Career Fair on Thursday, Sept. 10, inside Nisbett Center on the Moore County campus.

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9/1: Motlow College recognizes employees for 15 years of service
Motlow College recently held its annual Fall Convocation, which included recognition of faculty, administration and staff members for their years of service to the College.

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9/1: Motlow College recognizes employees for 10 years of service
Motlow College recently held its annual Fall Convocation, which included recognition of faculty, administration and staff members for their years of service to the College.

Emergency Medical Services Graduates First Class

9/1: Motlow College EMS Education Program graduates inaugural class
Motlow College's Emergency Medical Services (EMS) education program recently graduated its first class, according to Drew Hooker, EMS program director.

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8/31: Motlow College recognizes employees for five years of service
Motlow College recently held its annual Fall Convocation, which included recognition of faculty, administration and staff members for their years of service to the College.

Mike Martino Art Exhibit opens Sept. 16

8/31: Mike Martino's 'Lines into Shapes' art exhibit opens Sept. 16
The exhibit "Lines into Shapes: Recent Prints by Mike Martino", will debut Wednesday, Sept. 16, inside the Eoff Hall Art Gallery on Motlow College's Moore County campus.

Motlow is fastest growing college in state

8/27: Motlow College is fastest growing college in Tennessee; enrollment up 19.4%
Fueled by an astonishing 60 percent increase in Full-Time Equivalency (FTE) at Smyrna Center, Motlow College began the first week of fall 2015 classes as the fastest growing college in the state of Tennessee.

Motlow Nursing Classes Passes 100% Rate

8/25: Motlow Nursing Program earns 100% pass rate
Motlow College's nursing program recently learned that all 51 of its 2015 graduates passed the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX), giving the College a best-in-the-state 100 percent pass rate.

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8/25: Motlow College Foundation Golf Tournament Sept. 18 at Bear Trace
The Motlow College Foundation is planning its 22nd annual golf tournament for Friday, Sept. 18, at The Bear Trace at Tims Ford State Park.

Tennessee Promise students begin College Career at Motlow

8/13: Tennessee Promise students begin College Career at Motlow
Students taking advantage of the new Tennessee Promise program joined the expanding student population at Motlow College as classes began on Monday.

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8/24: Motlow College Fayetteville and McMinnville Centers schedule ACT Prep course
Fayetteville and McMinnville area high school students planning to take the ACT can prepare for the test by enrolling in an ACT preparation class at Motlow College.

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8/21: Motlow College to close for Labor Day
Motlow College will be closed from Saturday - Monday, Sept. 5 - 7, for the Labor Day holiday according to college officials.

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8/20: Motlow's Monks, Ortiz named tnAchieves mentor, student of the month
Laura Monks, director of the Motlow College Fayetteville Center, and incoming Motlow freshman David Ortiz were recently named Mentor of the Month and Student of the Month, respectively, by tnAchieves.

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8/19: Motlow College Nursing Program accredited through 2023 by ACEN
Motlow College's associate degree nursing program was recently granted continuing accreditation through the spring of 2023 by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing

Motlow College Smyrna Center welcomes Dr. Anthony Kinkel

8/13: Motlow College Moore County campus welcomes Dr. Anthony Kinkel
A welcome reception was held recently at Motlow College Moore County campus for new president Dr. Anthony G. Kinkel.

Motlow College Smyrna Center welcomes Dr. Anthony Kinkel

8/13: Motlow College Smyrna Center welcomes Dr. Anthony Kinkel
A welcome reception was held recently at Motlow College Smyrna Center for new president Dr. Anthony G. Kinkel.

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8/13: Sherian Oakley named finalist for NCHC Award for Administrative Excellence
Sherian Oakley, administrative assistant at Motlow College, was recently named a finalist for the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC) Award for Administrative Excellence.

Motlow College Fayetteville Center welcomes Dr. Anthony Kinkel

8/12: Motlow College Fayetteville Center welcomes Dr. Anthony Kinkel
A welcome reception was held recently at Motlow College Fayetteville Center for new president Dr. Anthony G. Kinkel.

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8/12: Motlow's Robin Keel named as Hites Scholar
Phi Theta Kappa honors society has named Motlow graduate and Tullahoma native Robin Keel as a recipient of the Hites transfer scholarship.

Motlow College McMinnville Center welcomes Dr. Anthony Kinkel

8/11: Motlow College McMinnville Center welcomes Dr. Anthony Kinkel
A welcome reception was held recently at Motlow College McMinnville Center for new president Dr. Anthony G. Kinkel.

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8/10: Motlow College to offer ACT preparation course at Moore County campus beginning Sept. 14
Area high school students planning to take the ACT can prepare for the test by enrolling in an ACT preparation class at Motlow College's Moore County campus.

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8/05: All Motlow College campuses closed half day August 17 for fall convocation
All Motlow College locations will be closed part of the day Aug. 17 to permit faculty and staff to attend fall convocation.

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8/03: Motlow College announces new mobile Motlow Alert system
Motlow College is encouraging all students, faculty, staff and the public to register for the mobile Motlow Alert system.

Woodbury's Lori Todd receives Megan's Bridge LPN to RN Scholarship

7/28: Woodbury's Lori Todd receives Megan's Bridge LPN to RN Scholarship
Lori Todd of Woodbury was recently awarded the inaugural Megan's Bridge LPN to RN Scholarship by the Motlow College Foundation.

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7/27: Motlow College Foundation now providing Scholarship Opportunities for ACE Students
The Motlow College Foundation is now offering scholarship opportunities for students enrolled in the Accelerated College Express (ACE) program at Motlow College.

Motlow SGA President Jesse Fanning Visits State Capitol

7/24: Motlow SGA President Jesse Fanning Visits State Capitol
Jesse Fanning recently joined other college SGA presidents and vice-presidents from across the state to discuss the importance of and methods to increase student voter registration on college campuses.

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7/23: Motlow College will administer tests for Tennessee High School Equivalency Diploma
Motlow College will administer the General Educational Development (GED©) and High School Equivalency (HiSET) tests several times throughout the remainder of 2015.

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7/21: COMPASS Assessment Test available now at all Motlow College Campuses
Motlow College is offering the COMPASS assessment test at all Motlow campuses multiple times through the end of the 2015 calendar year.

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7/20: Motlow College EMS Instructor Alana Brown receives Carla Kelly Merit Award
Alana Brown, emergency medical services (EMS) adjunct instructor at Motlow, was recognized with the Carla Kelly Merit award from the Tennessee Emergency Medical Services Education Association (TEMSEA).

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7/17: Motlow College schedules Residual ACT test three times before fall semester
Motlow College will administer the complete Residual ACT assessment test three times before the beginning of the 2015 fall semester.

Summer Bridge

7/15: Summer Bridge Program Prepares Motlow College Students
Motlow College is conducting a TN Promise Summer Bridge Program on the Moore County campus. The three week program, which ends July 31.

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7/15: Fall Semester Application Deadline for Motlow College is August 17
Students planning on attending Motlow College this fall must submit an application for admission or readmission by Aug. 17.

Franke Foodservice of Fayetteville

7/14: Motlow brings College Message to Franke Foodservice in Fayetteville
It's never too late to advance your career opportunities by attending college. Motlow College representative recently presented that message to over 100 employees of Franke Foodservice in Fayetteville.

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7/13: Motlow College now accepting Adjunct Faculty applications
Motlow College is currently accepting applications for adjunct faculty positions for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Harvey Butler Graham Nursing Scholarship

7/7: Woodbury's Lindsay Farless receives Harvey Butler Graham Nursing Scholarship
Lindsey Farless of Woodbury has been awarded the Harvey Butler Graham Nursing Scholarship for the Motlow College LPN to RN transition program.

Chancellor Award

7/6: Motlow College Foundation recognizes Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations for support
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations received the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Philanthropy at the biannual meeting of the Motlow College Foundation Board of Trustees.

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7/6: Motlow's White and Hendrickson Read to Succeed Volunteers
Motlow College's Elizabeth White, reading with TESL instructor, and Paige Hendrickson, librarian at the Smyrna Center, were recently recognized at a Read to Succeed (RTS) volunteer luncheon.

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7/2: Motlow to hold Community Service Saturday July 11 for Tennessee Promise Students
In support of the Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) initiative to help ensure that TN Promise eligible students complete the required eight hours of community service by August 1.

Dual Enrollment graduates

6/22: Warren County pair leads Motlow Dual Enrollment Graduates with 4.0 GPA
Earning a 4.0 grade point average (GPA) is a tremendous accomplishment at any level of education. Warren County natives Cole Millard and Bailey Barnes achieved grade perfection and graduated from Motlow College in May.

ACE program

6/18: Motlow ACE Program provides an Accelerated Pathway for Busy Adults to Earn a Degree
Through ACE, Motlow offers a convenient and affordable quality advantage for those adults who previously thought attending college was an impossible and daunting task.

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6/17: Motlow College to close July 3 for holiday; fall registration continues
Motlow College will be closed for the Independence Day holiday on Friday, July 3. The closing includes all facilities on the Moore County campus and at the Fayetteville, McMinnville and Smyrna centers.

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6/10: Motlow College Honors Program to host Yard Sale Fundraiser on Moore County campus
The Motlow College Honors Program will host a yard sale on Saturday, July 11, to raise funds for a trip to the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Council Conference in Chicago.

Dr. Apple honored by WHET

6/8: Dr. MaryLou Apple recognized by Women in Higher Education in Tennessee (WHET)
Dr. MaryLou Apple, president of Motlow College, was recently recognized by Women in Higher Education in Tennessee (WHET) during the Middle Tennessee Regional Conference.

2015 Nursing Graduates

6/4: Motlow College Nursing Program Graduates 51
Motlow College graduated 51 nursing students during commencement ceremonies on May 9.

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6/4: Motlow Smyrna Center now offering Accelerated General Education Program
Motlow College has enabled many working adults to pursue their educational goals through its non-traditional student programs.

Dr. Anthony G. Kinkel

5/28: Dr. Anthony G. Kinkel next President of Motlow College
Dr. Anthony G. Kinkel was named the new president of Motlow College during a special called meeting of the Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) on May 27. Kinkel, who will begin his new position on Aug. 1

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