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ETSU names Mike Desrochers Director of Athletics Ticketing

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 1, 2021) -- The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Tuesday the hiring of Mike Desrochers as ETSU’s new Director of Athletics Ticketing.


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All-Southern Conference Faculty and Staff Team announced

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- The Southern Conference named its All-Southern Conference Faculty and Staff Team on Thursday, with two representatives each from all 10 member schools being recognized by the league.


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Jerseys For Social Justice: ETSU President Dr. Brian Noland Names Calvin Claggett First-Ever ETSU Athletics Head of DEI

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 29, 2020) -- Jerseys For Social Justice is ETSU Athletics video campaign featuring the school’s Black student-athletes and coaches and their stories of being Black in America. Topics discussed throughout the series will include systematic racism, social justice, equality, police brutality and first-person accounts of individual racism in the lives of student-athletes and coaches.


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Jerseys For Social Justice: Dr. Keith Johnson & Carshonda Martin

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2020) -- Jerseys For Social Justice is ETSU Athletics video campaign featuring the school’s Black student-athletes and coaches and their stories of being Black in America. Topics discussed throughout the series will include systematic racism, social justice, equality, police brutality and first-person accounts of individual racism in the lives of student-athletes and coaches.


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Jerseys For Social Justice: Scott Carter

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 27, 2020) -- Jerseys For Social Justice is ETSU Athletics video campaign featuring the school’s Black student-athletes and coaches and their stories of being Black in America. Topics discussed throughout the series will include systematic racism, social justice, equality, police brutality and first-person accounts of individual racism in the lives of student-athletes and coaches.


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ETSU Athletic staff members selected to attend TopConnect AD Symposium

Matt McGahey (Senior Associate Athletic Director for External Operations) and Tanner Ball (Assistant Athletic Director for Administration) from East Tennessee State University Athletic Department have been selected to attend TopConnect AD, a leadership symposium for aspiring Division-I Athletics Directors.


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ETSU names Dr. Dawn Turner Senior Associate AD for Compliance/Student-Athlete Welfare

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 4, 2020) — Dr. Dawn Turner has been named ETSU’s new Senior Associate Athletic Director for Compliance/Student-Athlete Welfare, announced Director of Athletics Scott Carter on Friday.


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Celebrate College Colors Day With a Limited Edition “ETSU Strong” Shirt

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 26, 2020) —To help celebrate the annual College Colors Day promotion, the East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics launched a limited edition “ETSU Strong” shirt through its online merchandise store.


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Lauren Aksionoff named Associate AD for Academic Services/SWA

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 25, 2020) — East Tennessee State University Athletic Director Scott Carter announced on Tuesday the hiring of Lauren Aksionoff as ETSU’s new Associate Athletic Director for Academic Services and Senior Woman Administrator.