Ten From Area Graduate From Union


JACKSON — Five hundred ninety-five students graduated from Union University after the spring semester ended May 14.

Commencement exercises originally set for May 16 are rescheduled for June 20 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The ceremony is on the university’s Great Lawn.

Located in Jackson, Tennessee, Union University is a liberal arts-based university affiliated with the Tennessee Baptist Convention. Founded in 1823, Union is the oldest institution relating to the Southern Baptist Convention.

Union graduates from Carroll, Weakley and Henry counties are:

Dustin Murphy, Atwood, Associate of Science in Prof Studies Org Leadership

Carly Archie, Greenfield, Master of Social Work Advanced

Macon Bullock, Huntingdon, Bachelor of Science in History Education

Jessa Potts, Huntingdon, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art

Laura Nipp, Martin, Education Specialist - Leadership School Reform (Online Only)

Karla Ramos, Martin, Master of Social Work Advanced

Susan Davis, McKenzie, Doctor of Education in Teacher Leadership

Olivia Olson, Paris, Master of Science in Conservation Biology

Riley Schoolfield, Paris, Doctor of Pharmacy

Casey McDaniel, Yuma, Education Specialist - Leadership School Reform (Online Only)