165 relations: A C Wharton, ABET, Ahmaad Smith, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Alpha Kappa Mu, Alpha Kappa Psi, Alpha Phi Alpha, Alpha Phi Omega, American Occupational Therapy Association, American Psychological Association, Ancestry.com, Andrew P. Torrence, Anthony Levine, Anthony Mason (basketball), Aristocrat of Bands, Associate degree, Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering, Avon Williams, Bachelor's degree, Bennie Anderson, Big South Conference, Brent Alexander, Brian Ransom (gridiron football), C. O. Simpkins Sr., Campus, Canadian Football League, Carl Wafer, Carla Thomas, Carlos Rogers (basketball), Chandra Cheeseborough, Charley Ferguson, Charlie Wade (American football), Civil and political rights, Claude Humphrey, Cleveland Elam, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education, Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, Daniel Johnson (American football), Dave Davis (American football), Delta Sigma Theta, Dental hygienist, Dick Barnett, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctorate, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, Dorothy McClendon, Ed "Too Tall" Jones, Edith McGuire, Fisk University, ..., From the Rough, Gamma Sigma Sigma, Glenda Glover, Golden Key International Honour Society, Hampton University, Hank Crawford, Harold Ford Sr., Harvey Johnson Jr., Historically black colleges and universities, Howard Gentry Jr., Hubbard Alexander, Illinois Senate, Iota Phi Theta, Jackson, Mississippi, James Clayborne Jr., Jarrick Hillery, Javarris Williams, Jimmy Blanton, Joe Adams (quarterback), Joe Gilliam, Joe Jones (American football), John Ford (Tennessee politician), Kansas City, Missouri, Kansas Commission on Civil Rights, Kansas Department of Transportation, Kansas Senate, Kappa Alpha Psi, Key Wane, Lamar Divens, Land-grant university, Larry Kinnebrew, Larry Tharpe, Lee Summers, Leon Thomas, List of research universities in the United States, List of Tennessee State University presidents, Lloyd Neal, Louisiana House of Representatives, Madeline Manning, Mark Funkhouser, Master's degree, Memphis, Tennessee, Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, Mike Hegman, Mooney International Corporation, Moses Gunn, Nashville, Tennessee, Nate Simpson, National Basketball Association, National Collegiate Athletic Association, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, National Football League, National League for Nursing, NCAA Division I, New Jersey, New Providence, New Jersey, Oak Ridge Associated Universities, Occupational therapy, Ohio Valley Conference, Ollie Smith (American football), Omega Psi Phi, Oprah Winfrey, PGA Tour, Phi Beta Sigma, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Physical therapy, Pro Football Hall of Fame, Public administration, Public university, Ralph Boston, Randy Fuller, Respiratory therapist, Richard Dent, Robert Covington, Rogers Gaines, Rufus Thomas, Ryan Fann, Sam Bowers (gridiron football), Sean Foley (golf instructor), Shreveport, Louisiana, Sigma Alpha Iota, Sigma Gamma Rho, Simon Shanks, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Southwestern Athletic Conference, Steve Moore (American football), Stokely Carmichael, Tennessee, Tennessee Board of Regents, Tennessee Historical Society, Tennessee Senate, Tennessee State Tigers and Lady Tigers, Thelma Harper (politician), Thurgood Marshall College Fund, Truck Robinson, U. L. Gooch, United States, United States Congress, University of Tennessee at Nashville, University of Tennessee Press, Urban area, Vanderbilt University, W. C. Gorden, Walter S. Davis, Waymond Bryant, Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas, Willye White, Wilma Rudolph, Wyomia Tyus, Xernona Clayton, Young Buck, Zeta Phi Beta. Expand index (115 more) » « Shrink index
A C Wharton Jr. is an American teacher, politician, and attorney who served as the 63rd mayor of Memphis, Tennessee and previously mayor of Shelby County, he is the first African American to serve in that office.
ABET, incorporated as the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc., is a non-governmental organization that accredits post-secondary education programs in applied and natural science, computing, engineering and engineering technology.
Ahmaad Smith (born February 28, 1983) is a former American football defensive back who played one season with the Iowa Barnstormers of the Arena Football League (AFL).
Alpha Kappa Alpha (ΑΚΑ) is a Greek-lettered sorority, the first established by African-American college women.
The Alpha Kappa Mu National Honor Society (or ΑΚΜ) is an American collegiate honor society recognizing academic excellence in all areas of study.
Alpha Kappa Psi (ΑΚΨ) is the oldest and largest professional business fraternity to current date.
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. (ΑΦΑ) is the first African-American, intercollegiate Greek-lettered fraternity.
Alpha Phi Omega (ΑΦΩ) (commonly known as APO, but also A-Phi-O is the largest collegiate fraternity in the United States, with chapters at over 350 campuses, an active membership of over 25,000 students, and over 400,000 alumni members. There are also 250 chapters in the Philippines, one in Australia and one in Canada. Alpha Phi Omega is a national co-ed service fraternity organized to provide community service, leadership development, and social opportunities for college students. The purpose of the fraternity is "to assemble college students in a National Service Fraternity in the fellowship of principles derived from the Scout Oath and Scout Law of the Boy Scouts of America; to develop Leadership, to promote Friendship, and to provide Service to humanity; and to further the freedom that is our national, educational, and intellectual heritage." Unlike many other fraternities, APO's primary focus is to provide volunteer service within four areas: service to the community, service to the campus, service to the fraternity, and service to the nation. Being primarily a service organization, the fraternity restricts its chapters from maintaining fraternity houses to serve as residences for their members. This also encourages members of social fraternities and sororities that have houses to join APO as well.
The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) is the national professional association established in 1917 to represent the interests and concerns of occupational therapy practitioners and students and improve the quality of occupational therapy services.
The American Psychological Association (APA) is the largest scientific and professional organization of psychologists in the United States, with around 117,500 members including scientists, educators, clinicians, consultants, and students.
Ancestry.com LLC is a privately held online company based in Lehi, Utah.
Andrew Pumphrey Torrence (c. 1921 – June 11, 1980) was an African-American university administrator.
Anthony Levine Sr. (born March 27, 1987) is an American football linebacker and safety for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL).
Anthony George Douglas Mason (December 14, 1966 – February 28, 2015) was an American professional basketball player.
Tennessee State University's marching band is known as the "Aristocrat of Bands".
An associate degree (or associate's degree) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completion of a course of study intended to usually last two years or more.
The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) is a research, policy, and advocacy organization of public research universities, land-grant institutions, state university systems, and higher education organizations.
The Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) (formerly known as the National Association of Industrial Technology) sets standards for academic program accreditation, personal certification and professional development for educators and industry professionals involved in integrating technology, leadership and design.
Avon N. Williams, Jr. (1921 – 1994) was a Tennessee State Senator from 1972 to 1992.
A bachelor's degree (from Middle Latin baccalaureus) or baccalaureate (from Modern Latin baccalaureatus) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completion of a course of study lasting three to seven years (depending on institution and academic discipline).
Bennie Tyron Lamar Anderson (born February 17, 1977) is a former American football offensive guard.
The Big South Conference is a collegiate athletic conference affiliated with the NCAA's Division I. Originally a non-football conference, the Big South began sponsoring football in 2002.
Ronald Brent Alexander (born July 10, 1971) is a former American football free safety in the National Football League.
Brian Ransom (born July 9, 1960) is an American former gridiron football quarterback who played one season with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League (CFL).
Cuthbert Ormond Simpkins Sr. (born January 13, 1925) is a retired dentist and civil rights activist from Shreveport, Louisiana, who served from 1992 to 1996 as a Democratic member of the Louisiana House of Representatives from the heavily African-American District 4 in Caddo Parish.
A campus is traditionally the land on which a college or university and related institutional buildings are situated.
The Canadian Football League (CFL; Ligue canadienne de football, LCF) is a professional sports league in Canada.
Carl Wafer (born January 17, 1951) is a former defensive end in the National Football League.
Carla Venita Thomas (born December 21, 1942) is an American singer, who is often referred to as the Queen of Memphis Soul.
Carlos Deon Rogers (born February 6, 1971) is a retired American professional basketball player who was selected by the Seattle SuperSonics in the 1st round (11th overall) of the 1994 NBA Draft.
Chandra Danette Cheeseborough (later Shellman, born January 10, 1959) is a retired American sprinter.
Charles Edward Ferguson (born November 13, 1939 in Dallas, Texas) is a former American college and Professional Football player.
Charlie Wade is a former wide receiver in the National Football League.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Civil and political rights are a class of rights that protect individuals' freedom from infringement by governments, social organizations, and private individuals.
Claude B. Humphrey (born June 29, 1944) is a former American football defensive end in the National Football League (NFL) for the Atlanta Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles.
Cleveland Elam (April 5, 1952 – July 12, 2012) was a National Football League defensive tackle who played for the San Francisco 49ers and the Detroit Lions in an injury-shortened five-year career that lasted from 1975 to 1979 Teaming with Cedric Hardman, Jimmy Webb and Tommy Hart, the 49ers Gold Rush defensive line led the NFL in sacks during the 1976 season.
The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) is the agency recognized by the United States Department of Education for granting accreditation status to entry-level education programs for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants.
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, (or CAAHEP), is an agency of accreditation for the accredits postsecondary education programs in 28 health science fields.
Daniel Johnson (born May 7, 1955) is a former linebacker in the National Football League.
Dave Davis (born David Glenn Davis) is a former wide receiver in the National Football League.
Delta Sigma Theta (ΔΣΘ; sometimes abbreviated Deltas or DST) is a Greek-lettered sorority of college-educated women dedicated to public service with an emphasis on programs that target the African American community.
A dental hygienist or oral hygienist is a licensed dental professional, registered with a dental association or regulatory body within their country of practice.
Richard Barnett (born October 2, 1936) is an American former professional basketball player.
In the United States a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree is a post-baccalaureate degree that takes 3 years to complete following completion of a Bachelor's degree.
A doctorate (from Latin docere, "to teach") or doctor's degree (from Latin doctor, "teacher") or doctoral degree (from the ancient formalism licentia docendi) is an academic degree awarded by universities that is, in most countries, a research degree that qualifies the holder to teach at the university level in the degree's field, or to work in a specific profession.
Dominique Reshard Rodgers-Cromartie (born April 7, 1986), nicknamed "DRC", is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent.
Dorothy McClendon (born 1924) is an American microbiologist.
Ed Lee Jones (born February 23, 1951), commonly known as Ed "Too Tall" Jones, is a retired American football player who played 15 seasons (1974–1978, 1980–1989) in the National Football League (NFL) for the Dallas Cowboys.
Edith Marie McGuire (born June 3, 1944), later known as Edith McGuire Duvall, is an American former sprinter.
Fisk University is a private historically black university in Nashville, Tennessee.
From the Rough is a sports drama film based on the true story of Catana Starks, a former Tennessee State Tigers swim coach, who became the first woman ever to coach a college men’s golf team.
Gamma Sigma Sigma (ΓΣΣ) is a national service sorority founded on October 12, 1952 at Beekman Tower in New York City by representatives of Boston University, Brooklyn College, Drexel Institute of Technology, Los Angeles City College, New York University, Queens College, University of Miami, and the University of Houston.
The Golden Key International Honour Society (formerly Golden Key National Honor Society) is an Atlanta, Georgia-based non-profit organization founded in 1977 to recognize academic achievement among college and university students.
Hampton University (HU) is a private historically black university in Hampton, Virginia.
Bennie Ross "Hank" Crawford, Jr. (December 21, 1934 – January 29, 2009) was an American R&B, hard bop, jazz-funk, soul jazz alto saxophonist, arranger and songwriter.
Harold Eugene Ford Sr. (born May 20, 1945) is an American politician and Democratic former member of the United States House of Representatives representing the Memphis, Tennessee area for 11 terms—from 1975 until his retirement in 1997.
Harvey Johnson Jr. (born December 21, 1946), is an American politician from Mississippi.
Historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are institutions of higher education in the United States that were established before the Civil Rights Act of 1964 with the intention of primarily serving the African-American community.
Howard Gentry Jr. (born 1952) is an American politician.
Hubbard Lindsay "Axe" Alexander (February 14, 1939 – August 28, 2016) was an American football coach.
The Illinois Senate is the upper chamber of the Illinois General Assembly, the legislative branch of the government of the state of Illinois in the United States.
Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Incorporated (ΙΦΘ, or Iotas) is a nationally incorporated, historically African-American, collegiate fraternity.
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. state of Mississippi.
James Clayborne Jr. (born December 29, 1963) is a member of the Illinois Senate representing the 57th District since his appointment in 1995.
Jarrick Hillery (born March 29, 1976) is a former American football wide receiver who played eight seasons in the Arena Football League with the Nashville Kats, Georgia Force and Carolina Cobras.
Javarris Jamiel Williams (born April 8, 1986) is a former American football running back.
James Blanton (October 5, 1918 – July 30, 1942) was an American jazz double bassist.
Joe "747" Adams (born April 5, 1958) is a former Canadian football quarterback who played three seasons in the Canadian Football League with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, Toronto Argonauts and Ottawa Rough Riders during 1982 to 1984.
Joseph Wiley Gilliam, Jr. (December 29, 1950December 25, 2000) was a professional football player, a quarterback with the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League for four seasons.
Joseph Willie "Turkey" Jones (born January 7, 1948 in Dallas, Texas) is a retired American football defensive end who spent eleven seasons in the National Football League (NFL) with the Cleveland Browns (1970–1973, 1975–1978), Philadelphia Eagles (1974–1975) and Washington Redskins (1979–1980).
John N. Ford (born May 3, 1942 in Memphis, Tennessee), is a former Democratic member of the Tennessee State Senate and a member of Tennessee's most prominent African-American political family.
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri.
The Kansas Commission on Civil Rights (KCCR), originally known as the Commission on Civil Rights (CCR), was established in 1961 and continued until 1991 for the purpose of preventing unfair and illegal acts of discrimination against persons in Kansas.
The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) is a state government organization in charge of maintaining public roadways of the U.S. state of Kansas.
The Kansas Senate is the upper house of the Kansas Legislature, the state legislature of the U.S. State of Kansas.
Kappa Alpha Psi (ΚΑΨ) is a collegiate Greek-letter fraternity with a predominantly African-American membership.
Dwane Marshall Weir II (born July 12, 1990) is an American Hip Hop/R&B Producer and songwriter, professionally known as Key Wane.
Lamar Divens (born November 12, 1985) is an American football nose tackle who is currently a free agent.
A land-grant university (also called land-grant college or land-grant institution) is an institution of higher education in the United States designated by a state to receive the benefits of the Morrill Acts of 1862 and 1890.
Lawrence D. Kinnebrew (born June 11, 1960 in Rome, Georgia) is a former professional American football player who was selected by the Cincinnati Bengals in the sixth round of the 1983 NFL Draft.
Larry James Tharpe (born November 19, 1970 in Macon, Georgia) is a former American football offensive tackle in the National Football League.
Lee Summers (born 1958) is an American theatre, television and film actor, singer, librettist, composer, director and theatre producer best known for creating and producing Off-Broadway's From My Hometown.
Amos Leon Thomas, Jr. (October 4, 1937 – May 8, 1999) was an American avant-garde jazz singer from East St. Louis, Illinois.
This is a list of research universities in the United States classified as Doctoral Universities in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
The Tennessee Agricultural and Industrial State Normal School was founded in 1912.
Lloyd Neal (born December 10, 1950) is an American former professional basketball player born in Talbotton, Georgia.
The Louisiana House of Representatives (Chambre des Représentants de Louisiane) is the lower house in the Louisiana State Legislature, the state legislature of the US state of Louisiana.
Madeline Manning Mims (born 11 January 1948) is a former American runner.
Mark Funkhouser (born October 4, 1949) is an American author and politician who served as the 53rd mayor of Kansas City, Missouri, serving one four-year term from May 1, 2007 until May 2, 2011.
A master's degree (from Latin magister) is an academic degree awarded by universities or colleges upon completion of a course of study demonstrating mastery or a high-order overview of a specific field of study or area of professional practice.
Memphis is a city located along the Mississippi River in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee.
The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) is a collegiate athletic conference whose full members are historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in the Southeastern and the Mid-Atlantic United States.
Michael William Hegman (born January 17, 1953) is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys.
The Mooney International Corporation (formerly Mooney Aviation Company, Inc. and the Mooney Aircraft Company) is a Chinese-owned aircraft manufacturer that was founded in 1929 by Albert Mooney and his brother Arthur.
Moses Gunn (October 2, 1929 – December 16, 1993) was an American actor of stage and screen.
Nashville is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the seat of Davidson County.
Nate Simpson is a former running back in the National Football League.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a men's professional basketball league in North America; composed of 30 teams (29 in the United States and 1 in Canada).
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is a non-profit organization which regulates athletes of 1,281 institutions and conferences.
The National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) was founded in 1954 to accredit teacher certification programs at colleges and universities in the United States.
The National Football League (NFL) is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference (NFC) and the American Football Conference (AFC).
The National League for Nursing (NLN) is a national organization for faculty nurses and leaders in nurse education.
NCAA Division I (D-I) is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) in the United States.
New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the Northeastern United States.
New Providence is a borough on the northwestern edge of Union County, New Jersey, United States.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) is a consortium of American universities headquartered in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, with an office in Washington, D.C., and staff at several other locations across the country.
Occupational therapy (OT) is the use of assessment and intervention to develop, recover, or maintain the meaningful activities, or occupations, of individuals, groups, or communities.
The Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) is a collegiate athletic conference which operates in the Midwestern and Southeastern United States.
Ollie Smith (born March 8, 1949 in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American former wide receiver in the National Football League.
Omega Psi Phi (ΩΨΦ) is an international fraternity with over 750 undergraduate and graduate chapters.
Oprah Winfrey (born Orpah Gail Winfrey; January 29, 1954) is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist.
The PGA Tour (stylized in all capital letters as PGA TOUR by its officials) is the organizer of the main professional golf tours played primarily by men in the United States and North America.
Phi Beta Sigma (ΦΒΣ) is a social/service collegiate and professional fraternity founded at Howard University in Washington, D.C. on January 9, 1914, by three young African-American male students with nine other Howard students as charter members.
Phi Eta Sigma (ΦΗΣ) is an American freshman honor society.
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi (or simply Phi Kappa Phi or ΦΚΦ) is an honor society established in 1897 to recognize and encourage superior scholarship without restriction as to area of study and to promote the "unity and democracy of education".
Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity of America (also known as Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Phi Mu Alpha, or simply Sinfonia) (ΦΜΑ) is an American collegiate social sinfonia.org.
Physical therapy (PT), also known as physiotherapy, is one of the allied health professions that, by using mechanical force and movements (bio-mechanics or kinesiology), manual therapy, exercise therapy, and electrotherapy, remediates impairments and promotes mobility and function.
The Pro Football Hall of Fame is the hall of fame for professional American football, located in Canton, Ohio.
Public Administration is the implementation of government policy and also an academic discipline that studies this implementation and prepares civil servants for working in the public service.
A public university is a university that is predominantly funded by public means through a national or subnational government, as opposed to private universities.
Ralph Harold Boston (born May 9, 1939) is a retired American track athlete, and he is best remembered for the long jump, in which he was the first person to break the barrier.
Randy Fuller (born June 2, 1970 in Griffin, Georgia) is a former professional American football player who played cornerback for six seasons for the Denver Broncos, Pittsburgh Steelers.
A respiratory therapist is a specialized healthcare practitioner trained in pulmonary medicine in order to work therapeutically with people suffering from pulmonary disease.
Richard Lamar Dent (born December 13, 1960) is a former American football defensive end, who played primarily for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League (NFL).
Robert Covington (born December 14, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Rogers Gaines (born June 24, 1989) is an American football offensive tackle who is a free agent.
Rufus C. Thomas, Jr. (March 26, 1917 – December 15, 2001) was an American rhythm-and-blues, funk, soul and blues singer, songwriter, dancer, DJ and comic entertainer from Memphis, Tennessee.
Ryan Fann is a paralympic athlete from the United States competing mainly in category T44 sprint events.
Samuel Tyrone Bowers (born December 22, 1957) is a former American football tight end who played one season with the Chicago Bears strike team of the National Football League in 1987.
Sean Foley (born 1974 in Burlington, Ontario) is a Canadian golf instructor, who has coached Sean O'Hair, Hunter Mahan, Stephen Ames, and Parker McLachlin, as well as other PGA Tour professionals.
Shreveport is the third-largest city in the state of Louisiana and the 122nd-largest city in the United States.
Sigma Alpha Iota (ΣΑΙ) is an International Music Fraternity.
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. (ΣΓΡ) was founded on November 12, 1922, at Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana by seven young educators.
Simon Shanks (October 16, 1971 – January 5, 2006) was a National Football League player for the Arizona Cardinals in 1995.
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) is one of the six regional accreditation organizations recognized by the United States Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) is a collegiate athletic conference headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, which is made up of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in the Southern United States.
Stephen Elliott Moore (born October 1, 1960 in Memphis, Tennessee - October 25, 1989) was an American football offensive tackle who played five professional seasons with the New England Patriots in the National Football League.
Kwame Ture (born Stokely Carmichael, June 29, 1941November 15, 1998) was a Trinidadian-born prominent organizer in the Civil Rights Movement in the United States and the global Pan-African movement.
Tennessee (translit) is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States.
The Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) is one of the two systems of public higher education in Tennessee.
The Tennessee Historical Society is a historical society for the U.S. state of Tennessee.
The Tennessee Senate is the upper house of the U.S. state of Tennessee's state legislature, which is known formally as the Tennessee General Assembly.
The Tennessee State Tigers and Lady Tigers are the intercollegiate athletic teams of Tennessee State University (TSU), located in Nashville, Tennessee, United States.
Thelma Harper (born December 2, 1940) is an American politician and the first African-American woman State Senator of Tennessee elected in 1991.
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) is an American non-profit organization that supports and represents nearly 300,000 students attending its 47 member-schools that include public historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), medical schools, and law schools.
Leonard Eugene "Truck" Robinson (born October 4, 1951) is an American retired professional basketball player.
Ulysses Lee "Rip" Gooch (born September 13, 1923) is a former pilot, aviation entrepreneur, and Kansas politician.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the Federal government of the United States.
The University of Tennessee at Nashville was a branch campus of the UT system which existed from 1968 to 1979.
The University of Tennessee Press is a university press associated with the University of Tennessee.
An urban area is a human settlement with high population density and infrastructure of built environment.
Vanderbilt University (informally Vandy) is a private research university in Nashville, Tennessee.
William C. Gorden (born June 30, 1930) is a former American football player and coach.
Walter Strother Davis (August 9, 1905 – October 1979) was an American football coach and college administrator.
Waymond Bryant (born July 28, 1952) is a former American football linebacker.
Wichita State University (WSU) is a public research university in Wichita, Kansas, United States, and governed by the Kansas Board of Regents.
Wichita is the largest city in the U.S. state of Kansas.
Willye Brown White (December 31, 1939 – February 6, 2007) was the first American track and field athlete to take part in five Olympics, from 1956 to 1972.
Wilma Glodean Rudolph (June 23, 1940 – November 12, 1994) was an American sprinter from Clarksville, Tennessee, who became a world-record-holding Olympic champion and international sports icon in track and field following her successes in the 1956 and 1960 Olympic Games.
Wyomia Tyus (pronunciation: why-o-mia; born August 29, 1945) is a retired American track and field sprinter, and the first person to retain the Olympic title in the 100 m (a feat since duplicated by Carl Lewis, Gail Devers, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Usain Bolt).
Xernona Clayton Brady (born August 30, 1930 in Muskogee, Oklahoma) is an American civil rights leader and broadcasting executive.
David Darnell Brown (born March 15, 1981), best known by his stage name Young Buck, is an American rapper.
Zeta Phi Beta (ΖΦΒ) is an international, historically black Greek-lettered sorority.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
A & I State University, College of Business, Tennessee State University, Tennesse State College, Tennessee A & I State University, Tennessee A&I, Tennessee A&l, Tennessee Agricultural and Industrial State Normal School, Tennessee State, Tennessee State College, Tennessee State U, TnSU.