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Author Caitlin Vaughn

Supreme Court Votes to Uphold Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

Cumberland University stands with DACA recipients after encouraging Supreme Court decision Today, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision allowing the continuation of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DACA is an immigration policy that provides protection from deportation, the ability to work in the United States and enabled approximately half a million undocumented students to enroll Read More

Spring 2020 FOCUS Student Art Show

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, our Spring 2020 FOCUS Student Art Show went virtual. You can now virtually walk through a gallery of our students’ art work from the 2019-2020 school year through this fantastic presentation created by the SHEA School! Click the button below to view the gallery and click “Present”. Click Here to View Read More

Cumberland Announces Annual Phoenix Ball to be Postponed to June 2021

Cumberland University announced today that the Phoenix Ball will be postponed to June 5, 2021 in response to COVID-19. The event was previously scheduled for June 6, 2020, and was later rescheduled to August 1, 2020 due to the pandemic.  The decision was made by CU officials to ensure the safety and health of donors Read More

Cumberland Announces Staci Galentine as Vice President for Advancement

Cumberland University announced today that Staci Galentine will transition into the role of Vice President for Advancement effective June 1.  Galentine assumed the role of Interim Vice President for Advancement in January 2020.  President Paul C. Stumb is confident in Galentine’s ability to lead the department. “Over her last two years at Cumberland, Staci has Read More

Cumberland Announces Spring 2020 Dean’s List

Cumberland University congratulates the following 571 students for their outstanding accomplishment and inclusion on the 2020 Spring Dean’s List. This honor is reserved for students who have achieved a GPA of 3.5 or higher on all classes attempted and is compiled at the conclusion of each academic semester. Deans List – Spring 2020Download Read More

Cumberland to Hold Commencement Ceremony June 20th

Cumberland University announced today that it will hold its annual Commencement ceremony on June 20, 2020. In an effort to maintain social distancing protocols, the ceremony will be limited to graduates only and no guests will be in attendance. The ceremony will be streamed live for supporters to watch. The ceremony will take place on Read More

Cumberland to Resume On-Ground Classes in the Fall

Cumberland University announced today that it will have students and faculty return to campus for the Fall 2020 semester amid COVID-19. “We are committed to reopening our campus in the Fall 2020,” said University President Paul Stumb. “We do acknowledge that based on regulations and advice from officials and the Center for Disease Control (CDC), Read More

Cumberland Announces New Online Programs with Tennessee Reconnect

Cumberland University announced that it will now offer two associate degree opportunities fully online in coordination with the Tennessee (TN) Reconnect program. This comes as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Cumberland will offer both the Associate of Arts and Associate of Arts in Business programs fully online to adult learners looking to further their Read More

Cumberland to Use Nearly $1 Million in CARES Act Funding to Support Students During COVID-19 Pandemic

Cumberland University will use all of the $960,321 it has received as part of the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act to directly support students during the pandemic. The disbursement, from the U.S. Department of Education as part of the CARES Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund, is designed to prioritize students Read More

Cumberland to Participate in The Big Payback

Cumberland University will participate in The Big Payback, a 24-hour, online giving event created to help Middle Tennessee nonprofits raise funds vital to continuing their work and directly improving the community around them.  Presented by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, this year’s event will be held Wed., May 6 – Thurs., May 7.   Once Read More