News & Stories
Helping Adults Reconnect with College
February 02, 2016
Adults with college credits are encouraged to go back to school under a statewide initiative called Tennessee Reconnect.
Sumner One Book, One Community Read- “I Am Malala”
February 01, 2016
Events and discussions for this community book read coming up in March at Vol State and local libraries.
Vol State to share in funding for undergraduate research
January 21, 2016
The National Science Foundation has awarded $1.5 million to a network of community colleges that includes Vol State for the expansion of research opportunities to students.
No Tobacco Use or Vaping on Vol State Campuses
January 19, 2016
The updated policy went into effect January 1, 2016.
Dean's List and Honor Roll for Fall 2015
January 15, 2016
Congratulations to these students receiving academic honors for Fall 2015.
Vol State Magazine Takes First Place in National Competition
January 11, 2016
Squatter's Rites has been awarded first place in the 2015 American Scholastic Press Association's Annual Review and Contest Awards
Vol State Hires Hunt as Head Baseball Coach
January 12, 2016
Ryan Hunt has been an assistant baseball coach at Cumberland University in Lebanon since 2003.
Fred Bailey to Speak at Unity Day Events
December 31, 2015
Bailey founded Children Are People (CAP) in 2001 to help at-risk children in Gallatin.
Financial Aid Help for TN Promise Students
December 31, 2015
2016 TN Promise students will be able to receive help in completing their FAFSA, learn about community service opportunities, and apply for admission to Vol State.
Criminal Justice Program Ranked Seventh in Tennessee
December 17, 2015
That’s according to the website www.correctionalofficer.org
Fire Science Prepares for a Career and for Promotion
December 16, 2015
Current firefighters, and those hoping to enter the profession, can get a career boost.
Vol State Student Awarded National Scholarship
December 14, 2015
Dustin Hodges of Lebanon has been named a 2015 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar.
Fall Commencement is First in History
December 12, 2015
A fall commencement was added due to the increasing number of students at Vol State.
Vol State Criminal Justice Technology in the Hands of Students
December 02, 2015
A new class for spring will give students a hands-on experience with new technology.
Spring Classes Start January 19
November 30, 2015
Registration is now open for everyone. New and readmit students will need to apply first.
Tennessee Talk on Vol State WVCP-FM
November 24, 2015
The radio talk show airs live on Mondays at 1 p.m. on 88.5 FM.
Coach Johnny Lynn Named to Hall of Fame
November 20, 2015
He will be inducted into the Tennessee Community College Athletic Association (TCCAA) Hall of Fame. Lynn founded the softball program at Vol State.
Christmas Concerts at Vol State
November 18, 2015
The holiday performances and CD release will be held on December 4 and 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Utilities Need Highly Skilled Workers
November 16, 2015
The Vol State Environmental Technology program can prepare students for this growing field.
Important Deadline for TN Promise Students
November 05, 2015
You must complete and turn-in your community service hours by December 1 to remain eligible.
Seals Named Director of Radiologic Technology
November 04, 2015
She has been at Vol State and with the program since 2004.
Vol State Honors Veterans with Events
October 26, 2015
There will be several events in November around Veterans Day.
Educators Announce P-16 2015 BEST Award Winners
October 22, 2015
The P-16 Council awards go to leaders from area counties who show a commitment to education.
Sue Pittman Named 2015 Rising Star
October 22, 2015
The Tennessee Small Business Development Center honors business owners who have had great success utilizing TSBDC services.
Save Time and Money if You Plan to Transfer to a University
October 14, 2015
Use a Tennessee Transfer Pathway (TTP) for your major. We have details here.
Chinese Music, Dance and Costumes November 8
October 20, 2015
The Chinese Music and Dance Troupe from Huang-Gang City, China will have a free show at 7:30 p.m.
Vol State Listening Sessions for the Public
September 22, 2015
Join us as we plan for the next ten years.
Eye Doctor Ming Wang Speaks October 22
September 21, 2015
He will talk about his road to success, from China to Nashville.
Camp STEM for K-6 Kids over Fall Break
September 16, 2015
The activities are taught by area grade school teachers. Topics covered include Earth Science, Astronomy, Aerospace, and Robotics.
La Fiesta de Vol State presenta el Concurso de Baile Latino
September 14, 2015
Todos están invitados a celebrar la cultura hispana el sábado, 17 de octubre.