Deadline nearing for Governor's Schools
Posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 11:18 am
The Messenger 10.29.08
The deadline to apply for two Governor’s Schools hosted at the University of Tennessee at Martin is Nov. 21.
The Governor’s School for the Humanities will be May 31-July 2 and the Governor’s School for the Agricultural Sciences is slated for May 24-June 26. Successful applicants will be notified Jan. 25.
The Governor’s School for the Agricultural Sciences focuses on the importance of agriculture and natural resources to the state and national economy. Emphasis on experiential learning and laboratory exercises related to the agricultural sciences will include production agriculture, agricultural business enterprises and natural resources management.
For an application or for more information, visit http://www.utm.edu/departments/caas/tgsas/. Brochures are available and may be requested by telephone at (731) 881-7260 or by mail at TGSAS, University of Tennessee at Martin, 256 Brehm Hall, Martin, TN 38238.
The Governor’s School for the Humanities examines the role of language, history, philosophy, politics and the arts in defining the relevance of humanities in the modern age.
Visit http://www.utm.edu/departments/govschool/ for an application or more information.
Applications also are available in high school guidance offices.