The 2020 Hill Day Application and information is available here. Application deadline is March 25th, 2020.
David M. Royse, Ph.D.
Tennessee CNAfME State Advisor
The 2019 Tennessee CNAfME Fall Kickoff was held on Saturday, September 28, at Middle Tennessee State University with Dr. Jennifer Vannatta-Hall serving as local host. It was a tremendous success. There was a total of 113 faculty and students in attendance. Tennessee universities represented were: Austin Peay State University, Belmont University, Bethel University, East Tennessee State University, Lee University, Maryville College, Middle Tennessee State University, Tennessee State University, Tennessee Tech University, University of Memphis, UT-Chattanooga, UT-Knoxville, and UT-Martin.
Dr. Bridget Sweet, Associate Professor of Music Education at the University of Illinois, gave the keynote address, “Embracing Wonderfulness, Warts, and All: Teaching Music in Middle School and Beyond.” In addition, there were fourteen presentations given by college faculty. During the annual Business Meeting, the 2019-20 Tennessee CNAfME state officers were elected. They are:
East Tennessee Regional President – Kirstine Andersen, UT-Knoxville
Middle Tennessee Regional President – Andrew Greene, Middle Tennessee State University
West Tennessee Regional President – Hannah Etheridge , Bethel University
Vice President/Public Relations Officer – Cydnee Young, UT-Knoxville
Secretary – Emily Deinken, Lee University
The 2020 Tennessee CNAfME Fall Kickoff will be hosted by Austin Peay State University. The date will be sometime in September.