Nashville, Tenn. (TN Tribune)–Home improvement retail giant Lowe’s is donating $1 million to Tennessee State University in a partnership that will invest in scholarships various programs on campus.

TSU officials and Lowe’s executives will hold a joint press conference Wednesday, May 11 at 2 p.m., in Kean Hall to announce the partnership.

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Founded in 1912, Tennessee State University is Nashville’s only public university, and is a premier, historically black university and land-grant institution offering 39 bachelor’s degree programs, 24 master’s degree programs, and eight doctoral degrees.  

TSU is a comprehensive research-intensive institution with a R-2 Carnegie designation and has a graduate school on its downtown Avon Williams Campus, along with the Otis Floyd Nursery Research Center in McMinnville, Tennessee.  With a commitment to excellence, Tennessee State University provides students with a quality education in a nurturing and innovative environment that prepares them as alumni to be global leaders in every facet of society. 

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