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Alicia Vanover receives UC’s Mavis F. Broome Memorial Scholarship

Alicia Vanover, a senior at University of the Cumberlands, has received the Mavis F. Broome Memorial Scholarship for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Scholarship was established in 2017 by the family of the late Mavis Broome, a beloved wife, mother, and teacher. She taught...
Posted On 25 Oct 2020
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University of the Cumberlands begins annual food drive

In a year of much change, some things remain constant – for instance, University of the Cumberlands’ commitment to service in the local community. Cumberlands launches its annual food drive today, an initiative known for supporting food banks in the area. The food drive will be...
Posted On 18 Oct 2020
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Teen prodigy earns master’s degree from Cumberlands

Kamal Yerra, a 15-year old from Fort Mill, South Carolina, has completed a master’s degree program at University of the Cumberlands. It is his second college degree, and the prodigy is nearing completion of a third. Kamal finished high school at age 13, and afterward, he earned a...
Posted On 18 Oct 2020
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University of the Cumberlands students recognized for scholarship, service

Students Noah Thornberry (junior; Bowling Green, KY) and Mallory Allen (junior; Corbin, KY) were recently chosen as the recipients of service awards at University of the Cumberlands. Thornberry received the 2020 T.E. Mahan Service Award, and Allen received the 2020 A.T. Siler...
Posted On 27 Sep 2020
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Niche ranks University of the Cumberlands among 6 percent safest in the nation

University of the Cumberlands has been listed among the top schools in the country in a number of rankings by a national school search company. The Niche rankings list Cumberlands as being in the top 6 percent of safest colleges, the top 15 percent of best college dorms, the top...
Posted On 27 Sep 2020
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Williamsburg icon Bill Freeman passes away; funeral set for Friday

Williamsburg native Bill Freeman lived a full life, working over 40 years at what was then Cumberland College wearing several hats during his tenure. In addition, he served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII, served on the Williamsburg Independent Board of Education, was a...
Posted On 26 Sep 2020

Cumberlands faculty, staff receive awards

Since the annual faculty/staff award banquet was not able to be held this spring, University of the Cumberlands took time in their virtual faculty/staff meeting the week before classes began to recognize outstanding members of the Cumberlands family whose service to the...
Posted On 21 Sep 2020
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UC students help mulch Whitley County Courthouse

About one dozen University of the Cumberlands students turned out at the Whitley County Courthouse on Sept. 11 to help mulch around the outside of the facility as part of a community service effort.  
Posted On 19 Sep 2020

University of the Cumberlands recognized as 2019 Tree Campus USA

The University of the Cumberlands recently achieved recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation as a 2019 Tree Campus USA. Tree Campus USA, a national program launched in 2008 by the Arbor Day Foundation, that honors colleges and universities and their leaders for promoting healthy...
Posted On 07 Sep 2020
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University of the Cumberlands wrestler dies Monday

The University of the Cumberlands has announced that wrestler Grant Brace died Monday night. According to university officials, the cause of death of the 20-year-old has not yet been determined, but said there is nothing to indicate it was anything other than natural cause...