UofM Magazine | Spring 2022
In 1970, a vision was created for two flagship public research universities in Tennessee. A half-century later, the UofM made that a reality by reaching Carnegie R1 status behind a renewed emphasis on research.
| Features |
Lucky No. 13
Bill Hardgrave officially began his tenure as the 13th University of Memphis President
in April after previously serving as provost at Auburn University.
Honoring Our Heroes
During the fall 2021 semester, the UofM honored three of the Memphis community’s most prominent heroes — Luther C. McClellan, Larry Finch and Maxine A. Smith.
Virtual reality goggles take sixth-grade social studies students at University Middle
from the UofM campus to the most notable times and places in ancient history.
Former UofM football coach Billy J. Murphy will be inducted into the College Football
Hall of Fame in
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