University of Memphis Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Never Seen It: Watching 1984 with the Political Cinema ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... 10; John Gammel, a retired civil servant, artist Peggy Turley; Steve Mulroy, Associate Dean at the University of Memphis School of Law and a former County Commissioner, and David Cocke, Democratic activist and lawyer. Peggy Turley: I knew nothing ...

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  2. Grizzlies' First Round Home Playoffs Schedule SetRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2017 | The Daily News

    ... will start at noon. The service honors attorneys and judges the profession has lost in the last year. University of Memphis senior outfielder Lindsay Crowdus has been named a USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year finalist. The USA Softball ...

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  3. April 14-20, 2017: This week in Memphis historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | The Daily News

    ... including human remains in an area that could have been a burial ground. Archaeologists from the University of Memphis date some of the material to 500 years before Spanish explorer Hernando DeSoto came to the area in the 16th century. Construction ...

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  4. City Offices Closed For Good FridayRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2017 | The Daily News

    ... will start at noon. The service honors attorneys and judges the profession has lost in the last year. University of Memphis senior outfielder Lindsay Crowdus has been named a USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year finalist. The USA Softball ...

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  5. Doctor: Derrick Rose can be MVP again - and reinjure knee 0:0Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | New York Post

    A couple of Grizzlies season-ticket holders sat courtside Friday at FedEx Forum lamenting how little Derrick Rose has played in Memphis as a pro since leaving the local university. Rose played one season at the University of Memphis, getting the Tigers to the NCAA championship game .

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  6. Crestview Middle names March students of the monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Covington Leader

    ... . Lisa DeLancey is a staff writer for The Leader, focusing on education. She is a 2016 graduate of The University of Memphis.

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  7. Crews Center Director Hoffmeyer Finds Success in Helping StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | The Daily News

    Before directing the Crews Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Memphis, before working his way through two startup businesses with Seed Hatchery, before spending years as a technologist for online payment companies, business was the furthest thing from Mike Hoffmeyer's mind. Mike Hoffmeyer, director of the University of Memphis' Crews Center for Entrepreneurship, sees the center's role as a talent-development engine.

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  8. Editorial: Accelerators, Startups And the Fear of FailureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | The Daily News

    ... the other in 2012. Neither survived. But he learned from each experience. Now the director of the University of Memphis' Crews Center for Entrepreneurship, Hoffmeyer sees the value in failure. It's one of those lessons that can be incredibly hard to ...

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  9. FedEx's Fred Smith: 'Don't Be Afraid of Technology'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Transport Topics

    Some of us, maybe - look what happened to Blockbuster video clerks - but collectively, no, FedEx chief Frederick Smith told student researchers gathered at the University of Memphis on April 6. "Don't be afraid of technology and innovation and robotics," said the Memphian who pioneered overnight delivery and other innovations in logistics. "It makes people more productive.

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  10. Tutor Named Vice President Of Life Care's Cumberland RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... they've made." Originally from Memphis, Ms. Tutor earned her bachelor's degree in social work from the University of Memphis. She resides in Cleveland with her husband, Gary. They have three children. Life Care Centers of America's Cumberland Region ...

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  11. As Memphis Tiger Fans Fret, Can Tubby Smith Fix This Mess?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Daily News

    A few weeks ago, Tubby Smith stood in front of assembled media and admitted that the University of Memphis basketball job was a bit more than he had calculated. "You've got a flavor here of expectations," he said, the surprise evident in his voice and on his face.

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  12. guest view: Gov. Bill HaslamRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2017 | Farragut Press

    We are seeing historic occasions across our state as each of the six university boards formed by the FOCUS Act holds its first meeting and actually operates under our new structure in higher education. We believe this is a difference maker for these universities - Austin Peay State University, East Tennessee State University, Middle Tennessee State University, Tennessee State University, Tennessee Tech-nological University, and the University of Memphis.

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  13. Last Word: Lawsons Exit, LaRose Lessons and No Medicaid Expansion This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Daily News

    The Lawson Brothers exit Tigers basketball seeking a release from the University of Memphis. The statement from Dedric and K.J. Lawson was all sweetness and light and apparently about as sincere as one of those interviews where players and coaches declare that if they will just play hard and put more points on the board than the other team then they should win.

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  14. Navy Base to address sexual assault during Sexual Assault Awareness Month WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Covington Leader

    ... . Lisa DeLancey is a staff writer for The Leader, focusing on education. She is a 2016 graduate of The University of Memphis.

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  15. As Washington and Memphis now know, hiring parents for talent doesn't workRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Sporting News

    Although there was a time when a single player could make a long-term difference in a program, that passed when it became standard procedure for potential program-changing talents to spend no more than a year in college. So how about we do the final accounting on the decision of the University of Memphis to hire Keelon Lawson Sr. as a member of its basketball staff back in 2014, and the subsequent decision of sons Dedric and K.J. to join the Tigers as players in the fall of 2015? It's a little soon after the Final Four to be doing this much work, but the circumstance seems to demand our attention.

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  16. Three (Quick) Thoughts on Lawsons' ExodusRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Memphis Flyer

    a Tubby Smith has to make the University of Memphis basketball program his , and that wasn't going to happen with Keelon Lawson sitting on his bench. The Lawson family wasn't a problem of choice for Smith - Josh Pastner brought all three aboard - but ...

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  17. Tweet Throws Pall on Lawsons' Departure, Tigers ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Daily News

    Brothers Dedric and K.J. Lawson on Wednesday, April 5, announced their intention to transfer from the University of Memphis basketball program. And while they said all the right things in the initial statement they released, that changed soon afterward.

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  18. Dedric and K.J. Lawson Seeking to Transfer from U of MRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Daily News

    Brothers Dedric and K.J. Lawson on Wednesday announced their intention to transfer from the University of Memphis basketball program. In a prepared statement released to local media, the Lawsons said they were requesting their release from the U of M. They thanked coach Tubby Smith, who just completed his first season here, and the university for the opportunity to play in their hometown; they were recruited by former coach Josh Pastner.

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  19. Dedric and K.J. Lawson Leaving Tiger Basketball ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Memphis Flyer

    Former Memphis Tiger beat writer Jason Smith - now a midday radio host at ESPN Radio 92.9 - read the following letter over the air Wednesday morning, indicating both Dedric Lawson and and his brother K.J. will depart the U of M basketball program. "Dedric and I, along with our family would like to first thank The University of Memphis, the Men's Basketball program, Coach Tubby Smith and Staff and above all Tiger Nation, for giving us the opportunity to play for the Our Home Team.

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  20. City considers more crime lab hiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... retired chief of detectives with Southaven Police Department and instructor of forensic science at the University of Memphis. Turner noted crime labs are not one of his areas of expertise, but it is for Freeman. "We were both very impressed with ...

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