Stories from Across the State

Community Registered Nurse Navigator Project

The UT Knoxville College of Nursing received a $5.5 million grant from the Tennessee Department of Health in January of 2022 to charter the Community Registered Nurse Navigator Project to partner with community entities to assess barriers to routine immunizations.

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Tennessee Recruiting Teachers with Fast-Growing Program

‘Grow Your Own’ program uses apprentice-style teaching to attract future teachers.

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WestTeach Graduates

Fourth Class of West Tennessee Teachers Graduates from WestTeach

Alyssa Bynum and Bob Sparks live in different West Tennessee communities, but they share some things in common.

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STAND Youth Intervention Program

When they find a student testing positive for drug use, they don’t kick the kid out of school, they instead use the information to better target prevention programming. 

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