Presiding over his first commencement ceremony, Tennessee Tech University president Phil Oldham awarded more than 780 degrees to graduates in December.
Hailing from 71 Tennessee counties, 29 states and 18 other countries, TTU’s most recent graduates join the ranks of more than 74,000 alumni.
Five of the December graduates hail from the Lakeway Area. They are:
–Cortney Marie Black from Cocke County
–Patrick Alan Johnston from Greene County
–Jamere Breon Hogue and Frank William Ponzio from Hamblen County
–Rachel Alyssa Malone from Hawkins County