Senator meets with Vol State students at COMPASS luncheon

Submitted on August 30, 2010 at 2:26 PM

U.S. Senator Bob Corker met with Volunteer State Community College students during a fundraising luncheon Monday for Community Outreach Making Partnerships At Sumner Schools (COMPASS). COMPASS promotes student success and partnerships with the business community. The Vol State students are recipients of the Educate and Grow Sumner County scholarship, which covers tuition and fees at Vol State for up to four semesters, after all other scholarship and grant sources are taken into account. All graduating Sumner County high school seniors can qualify for the program. It does have academic criteria as part of the Tennessee Scholars Initiative. For more information visit the web site: www.sumnercompass.org

From left to right: U.S. Senator Bob Corker; Melissa Hollins, COMPASS Executive Director; Chris Dodd of Hendersonville; Heidi Daniel of Gallatin; Zach Henson of Portland; Kelsey Patterson of Gallatin; and Dr. Warren Nichols, Vol State President.

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