Update - The newsletter for the University of Memphis
SEPTEMBER 2012 UPDATE HOME
More September Features:

Profile: Dean Wagner
Earning stripes with Tiger statue
Student embarks on jungle adventure
Football by Fuente
U of M scores big at conference
Law students pro bono work
Getting spoked with bike share
Names in the news

VIEW UPDATE ARCHIVE


For More Information:
303 Administration Building
Memphis, TN 38152
Phone: 901/678-3811
Fax: 901/678-3607
e-mail: grussll@memphis.edu
September 2012 Update
Dead Donald Wagner Profile: Dean Donald Wagner
In the next several issues of Update, we will profile the deans of our colleges and schools. In this issue, we highlight Dr. Donald Wagner, dean of the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences.
Campus School Tiger Campus School students earn their stripes with tiger statue campaign
The students from the U of M’s Campus School collected $3,000 to purchase the Tigers Around Town statue that sits in front of the elementary school. Art teacher Mary Larrick and six students from the Campus School painted the tiger statue, titled “CampUS.”
Colleen Pawling U of M student embarks on jungle river adventure
Writing a thesis can be difficult with obstacles around every corner, but one University of Memphis student might parallel the quest to the old saying, “It’s a jungle out there.”
Football by Fuente Preseason workout: “Football by Fuente” prepares women for Tiger season
More than 80 women schmoozed in the front lobby, clad in blues, grays, tiger stripes or Sunday’s best while sipping blue “Tiger Tinis” from Memphis football wine glasses. Once cocktail hour ended, the women proceeded to the Team Room to learn the basics — of football.
Memphis winners at international conference U of M scores big at international sustainability conference
There were no gold medals handed out, no international TV exposure, but two University of Memphis representatives came back to Memphis winners all the same at a conference featuring countries from around the world.
Law school pro bono work School of Law students excel with pro bono work
Helping others sparks greater interest, gives practical experience to U of M Law Students.
Getting spoked with new bikeshare program Getting spoked: bike share program comes to campus
As British rockers Queen once exclaimed in a 1978 hit song, "Get on your bikes and ride!"
Names in the news Names in the news
Read about the research and achievements of University of Memphis faculty and staff.
Text Only | Print | Got a Question? Ask TOM | Contact Us | Memphis, TN 38152 | 901/678-2000 | Copyright 2013 University of Memphis | Important Notice | Last Updated: 
Last Updated: 9/5/12