News & Stories
EMS Instructor Honored for Teaching
July 21, 2016
Kevin Alspaugh has been presented with the Carla Kelley Merit Award from the Tennessee Emergency Medical Services Education Association.
Vol State Launches Cyber Defense Degree Program
July 20, 2016
The new concentration starts this fall, but students can join in any semester.
Vol State and Starstruck Announce New Partnership
July 13, 2016
It provides a new scholarship and the possibility of future music industry opportunities for Vol State students.
Athletic Association Golf Classic Coming August 1
July 08, 2016
The highlight of the event is the Volunteer State Bank Paul Warren Memorial Corporate Cup Challenge. The tournament will be held at Fairvue Plantation in Gallatin.
Students Use New College Squad Car for Training
July 06, 2016
The Ford Police Interceptor has all the tools of the trade for a law enforcement vehicle.
BEST Award Nominations Open
July 01, 2016
The BEST Award celebrates the accomplishments of community leaders and supporters, business owners, and entrepreneurs.
Vol State Livingston commemorates 25 years
June 20, 2016
Event festivities included food, live music, and fun activities for the community.
Celebrating 25 Years in Livingston
June 14, 2016
Vol State Livingston’s 25th Anniversary celebration event will be Friday, June 17, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the campus. The Bickle family is just one of our many success stories.
Vol State Volunteers at Gallatin High School
June 14, 2016
Alumni, students and area residents teamed up recently for Pioneer Partner Day, a community service event.
Adults Considering Vol State Can Get One-On-One Help
June 13, 2016
Reconnect Information Sessions are coming up in July. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and get answers in a relaxed setting.
Fall Classes for Transfer and Career
June 08, 2016
Check out these new classes and programs. Fall classes start on August 22.
Logistics Students Receive Scholarships
June 06, 2016
Delta Nu Alpha (DNA) Transportation Society presented scholarships totaling $13,250.
Vol State Livingston to Celebrate 25th Anniversary on June 17
June 06, 2016
The college is planning a celebration on Friday, June 17, from 3-7 p.m. at the campus. It is open to everyone.
Spring 2016 Honor Roll and Dean's List
June 03, 2016
Congratulations to these Vol State students for their academic honors for the Spring 2016 semester!
Vol State Students Take Project to Music Row
May 23, 2016
The Capstone project is the culmination of the student degree work in the Entertainment Media Production program. They pitched it to Nashville music professionals.
Sumner Middle College High School Students Graduate
May 21, 2016
Twelve of the graduates earned a high school diploma and a Vol State associate's degree.
Cycling Classic Raises Money for Scholarships
May 18, 2016
The event had 170 riders this year, participating in three different tour lengths.
First Tennessee Foundation Donation
May 17, 2016
The $5,000 donation goes to the Volunteer State College Foundation.
Eighth Graders Explore Opportunities
May 17, 2016
2,400 eighth grade students from Sumner and Trousdale counties participated in a Career Exploration Fair.
Virtual Reality Helps Students Fine-Tune Sonography Skills
May 16, 2016
Students have a new state-of-the-art simulator to hone their skills and handle some delicate scenarios.
Vol State Asks for Help with Pioneer Partner Day
May 11, 2016
The community service event is scheduled for Saturday, June 11 from 8:30 a.m. to noon
Camp STEM for K-6 Kids this Summer
May 10, 2016
Dinosaur Science Camp will be held June 6-10. Space Science Camp will be June 20-24. The camps run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.
Graduation Features Stories of Challenge and Accomplishment
May 07, 2016
There were more than 650 eligible graduates this year, including eleven Sumner County Middle College High School graduates, and 28 military veterans.
High School Equivalency Graduation at Vol State
May 06, 2016
It’s the number one program in the state, with the largest number of graduates. Congratulations to all of the graduates and their families!
Patty Powell Honored by Students
May 04, 2016
Students, faculty and staff let her know how much her work and dedication were appreciated during the Graduate Awards Night.
Career Exploration Fair at Vol State for Eighth Graders
May 03, 2016
Students from Sumner and Trousdale Counties are invited to the May 16 event.
Emily Short Promoted to Vice President for Student Services
April 27, 2016
Dr. Short has been working full-time at Vol State for 24 years, in a variety of roles. She takes on the new position after the retirement of long-time vice president Patty Powell.
Get Ahead with Vol State Summer Classes
April 25, 2016
For new and current students, it can be a jump start on classes. Students home for the summer can take general education courses that can transfer to their university degree.
Get Ready for Summer and Fall Classes
April 19, 2016
Summer and Fall class registration is now open for everyone. New and readmit students will need to apply first. We have some tips and links for you.
Brezina Named New Humanities Dean
April 18, 2016
Jennifer Brezina comes most recently from the College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, California