March 31, 2003

CONTACT: Marilyn Duncan, (901) 333-4247 Kimberly Stark, (901) 333-4023


SOUTHWEST HONORS CONVOCATION APRIL 3 WILL RECOGNIZE COLLEGE ACHIEVEMENTS

Southwest Tennessee Community College will hold its 2003 Honors Convocation, “Celebration of Student Achievement,” April 3 at 3:30 p.m., in the Verties Sails Gym on the Union Avenue campus, 737 Union. The annual program recognizes student academic achievements, creative contributions, and campus and community leadership and service efforts.

Awards will be presented in the following categories:
Who’s Who (39), leadership and community outreach (13), Phi Theta Kappa honor society inductees (147), departmental awards (19), all-American scholars (12), Honors Academy (13), student organizations (18) and Dean’s List (992).

Southwest is the largest two-year college in Tennessee with nearly 12,000 students. It has two main campuses and nearly a dozen centers and teaching sites throughout Shelby and Fayette counties.