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Jayne to address Union’s global engagement at Feb. 20 Founders’ Day chapel

Cindy Jayne will speak at Union's Founders' Day chapel service Feb. 20.
Cindy Jayne will speak at Union's Founders' Day chapel service Feb. 20.

JACKSON, Tenn.Feb. 19, 2013 – Cynthia Jayne, associate provost for intercultural and international studies at Union University, will be the featured speaker at Union’s annual Founders’ Day chapel service Feb. 20.

Jayne, who also serves as university professor of language, will speak about the history of Union’s international efforts.

“Founders' Day is an important opportunity for the Union community to reflect upon significant achievements in our past that shape our present and give direction for our future,” Union President David S. Dockery said. “It will be a privilege to hear from Dr. Cindy Jayne as she traces the development and expansion of Union’s global involvement through the years.”

The chapel service will be held in the G.M. Savage Memorial Chapel at 10 a.m. It is free and open to the public.

Media contact: Tim Ellsworth, news@uu.edu, 731-661-5215

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Union University Announcement for March 5

Due to inclement weather, all Union campuses will be closed on Thursday, March 5, with all day classes canceled.

A decision on evening classes at Jackson and Germantown will be made by noon on Thursday. Hendersonville evening classes are canceled.

The wellness center will open at 10 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., and the aquatic center will be open from 1-3 p.m.

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