Recent Graduates Reflect on Their Time at TSU
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Recent Graduates Reflect on Their Time at TSU
Photo by Sam Jordan

NASHVILLE --- After completing the requirements to obtain a bachelor's degree from Tennessee State University, 41 student-athletes walked across the stage on Saturday, May 6, during the spring commencement ceremony. 

Some of the recent graduates shared a few thoughts on their TSU experience.

“TSU, thank you for loving, supporting and encouraging me for all these years. We’ve had a great run. I can’t wait to show the world how I think, work and serve.”
-Arijana Anderson, Volleyball

“I enjoyed it. It has had its ups and downs but it’s a blessing to have attended TSU.”
-Chris Sanders-McCollum, Football

“I got a very different experience than the other two colleges I attended… a whole different culture. I loved it.”
-Chloe Watson, Volleyball

“Thank you for all the support for four years… I love you TSU!”
- Diamond Beatty, Women’s Basketball

“TSU, thank you for the HBCU experience and support. Thank you for the opportunity to get a foundation of what I truly want to do in the future. Thank you athletics for everything.”
-Chyenne LeNeair, Women’s Track and Field

“My TSU experience has been cool. I have grown as a person here.”
- Jordan Reed, Men’s Basketball

“Thank you [TSU] for all the support.”
-Olivia Jones, Women’s Basketball

“TSU has helped develop me as a student, athlete, and as a woman through several different experiences.”
- Amber Hughes, Women’s Track and Field

“TSU made my final two years fun and memorable. Not only has this been a learning experience, but I have made so many great relationships.”
- Pua Danielson, Volleyball

“[My TSU Experience] Bittersweet and short-lived. Being a transfer student, I didn’t get the full four-year college experience. But the time I’ve spent so far, I will cherish forever.”
- Raven Davis, Women’s Track and Field

“I enjoyed it [My TSU experience]… Full of ups and downs but overall it was very fun and rewarding.”
- Taylor Patterson, Volleyball

“I had a great [TSU] experience. Great people.”
- I’mani Davis, Women’s Basketball

 “My TSU Experience: Great”
-Wayne Martin, Men’s Basketball 

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