News & Stories
Emily Short Promoted to Vice President for Student Services
April 27, 2016
Dr. Short has been working full-time at Vol State for 24 years, in a variety of roles. She takes on the new position after the retirement of long-time vice president Patty Powell.
Get Ahead with Vol State Summer Classes
April 25, 2016
For new and current students, it can be a jump start on classes. Students home for the summer can take general education courses that can transfer to their university degree.
Get Ready for Summer and Fall Classes
April 19, 2016
Summer and Fall class registration is now open for everyone. New and readmit students will need to apply first. We have some tips and links for you.
Brezina Named New Humanities Dean
April 18, 2016
Jennifer Brezina comes most recently from the College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, California
Students compete in TMTA math competition at Vol State
April 14, 2016
Hundreds of students from schools across the area competed in several math categories.
Remembering Tornado Ten-Year Anniversary
April 07, 2016
Safety personnel, and those who helped in the massive recovery effort, were thanked during an event.
Sumner Volunteer Groups Highlighted at Vol State Event
April 05, 2016
Mayors from across Sumner County gathered to salute community service.
Vet Tech Students Help with Adoption
March 28, 2016
They assist with spay/neuter operations for Sumner County Animal Control and pictures of those pets can be found on their Facebook page.
Spring Job Career Fair April 20
March 24, 2016
All job seekers are invited to attend.
Welcome Future TN Promise Students
March 23, 2016
We have some tips and an event that can help in planning your Vol State career.
Free Ultrasound Pregnancy Scans at Vol State
March 18, 2016
The Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is offering free ultrasounds for expecting moms this spring.
Women in Science and Math Highlighted at Expo
March 09, 2016
It's just one part of more than fifty hands-on science activities for kids and parents at the Science and Math Expo on April 7.
Photo Display for Tennessee’s Fallen Soldiers
March 08, 2016
“Remembering Our Fallen” is a stark reminder of the ultimate sacrifice made by fallen military members from the state of Tennessee. March 28-April 1.
KEY Lifelong Learning Lecture Series for Spring
March 08, 2016
Food, African-American music, superstition and the environment are a few of the topics starting in March and continuing through May.
Vol State Cycling Classic May 14
March 07, 2016
The events features three different rides, depending on ability and interest. The routes travel through scenic roads across Sumner County.
Fifth Annual Sumner Bluegrass Jamboree April 9
March 07, 2016
Performances and master classes will be the highlights of the fifth annual Sumner County Bluegrass Jamboree at Vol State.
Students compete in Science Olympiad at Vol State
March 03, 2016
Ten schools sent teams to the regional event. The top two high school teams and top two middle school teams will move on to the statewide Science Olympiad.
New Chinese Scholar at Vol State
March 03, 2016
Vol State has three levels of Chinese this semester and will offer Chinese language classes again in the fall.
Gary Jenkins at Educate a Woman Luncheon
March 02, 2016
Jenkins will bring his blend of music, comedy and celebrity impersonations to the luncheon on April 22.
Midsummers Night’s Dream
February 24, 2016
The William Shakespeare comedy will be presented by the Theater Department in March.
TCCAA Basketball Tournament at Vol State
February 19, 2016
The action starts on Monday, February 29 and culminates March 4. The public is invited.
Students Named to All-Tennessee Academic Team
February 15, 2016
Jenny Hernandez and Taylor Rodriguez have been named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Tennessee Academic Team.
Vol State Honored by Workforce Essentials
February 09, 2016
The Sumner County Career Center has named Vol State Partner of the Year.
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.