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Teachers College Spring 2020 Updates

This has been an unprecedented semester for Henderson State University and for Teachers College, Henderson faculty and students it has been no exception. Over the course of the Spring semester faculty and students shifted to remote instruction on March 13th due to the Covid-19 virus. Since that time, we have seen professors and students step up to the plate in regards to student learning and learning of their own. Below are just a few of the amazing accomplishments associated with Teachers College, Henderson. It is our hope that as members of our Henderson family, you will read these with great pride.

Henderson names new associate band director

Dontay Douglas is active as a guest conductor, clinician, and adjudicator for festivals across the Southeast and has presented at state and regional conferences. He is also noted for his drill designs.

Taylor set to publish new caving adventure book

Hidden Nature: Wild Southern Caves will be released in August by Vanderbilt University Press. Dr. Michael Ray Taylor says the book covers his long obsession with wild caves in the South.

Alumni Profile: Ben and Nikki Chandler

Ben graduated from Henderson in 2012 with a B.A. in history, and earned his M.S. in sports administration in 2014. Nikki graduated in 2013 with a B.S. in athletic training.

Professor, students work together to solve online issues

THIRD IN A SERIES: Victoria Ellison has restructured her communication classes for the remainder of the semester. Instead of a final exam, her students will contribute to a project entitled "The Pandemic Time Capsule."

Henderson professors overcome online obstacles

Dr. James Engman found a way to give his biology students a hands-on lab experience. This is the first in a series of stories featuring Henderson State professors who, in their own ways, have successfully adapted to online instruction.

Chancellor Search Update

A virtual meeting with the Chancellor Search Advisory Committee last week resulted in the consideration of four possible paths forward...

Gilpin inducted into thespian hall of fame

Gilpin, a professor of theatre, is a designer and director for Henderson theatre and dance productions. He has taught at the university for 32 years.

Huie Library Coronavirus Update

Huie Library will close today, March 12, at 5 PM along with the rest of Henderson State University. We know that this causes an inconvenience for students, faculty, and staff who may need access to our resources to complete coursework.  ...