Students receive degrees from Union University
Posted: Wednesday, June 2, 2010 9:58 am
A record 530 students graduated from Union University May 22 during commencement exercises of the 185th graduating class on the university’s Great Lawn.
Among those from Weakley County to receive degrees were Matthew Thomas Brewer, of Sharon, who received a bachelor of arts degree with a major in biblical studies. He is a graduate of Westview High School. He is the son of Thomas and Sue Brewer. Whitney Jones, of Martin, who received a bachelor of science degree with a major in biology. She is a graduate of Westview High School. She is the daughter of Donnie and Elwanda Jones.
Located in Jackson, Union University is a liberal arts-based university affiliated with the Tennessee Baptist Convention. Founded in 1823, Union is the oldest institution affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention. wcp 6-1-10