Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Six TTU Alumni To Be Honored This Week

Six Tennessee Tech University alumni who made their marks as executives, educators and engineers will be honored as Outstanding Alumni at a dinner and reception on Feb. 4. The six, representing each academic division, will receive recognition at a celebration in the Leslie Town Centre. A reception in their honor will begin at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m. The public is invited, and reservations are required. The cost is $20 per person. To register online, go to and choose the "events" page or call Alumni Relations at 372-3205. Those being honored include Jackie McDonald Ramsey, William McGill Vaden, Ann E. Massey, William Pitt Rew Derryberry, Robert L. Gower, and Ronald Tiller -- who was 76 years old when he received his degree from Tech just last year.