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Tennessee Tech University is a public university located in Cookeville, Tennessee.

Posted May 1, 2014, 4:52 p.m. by Tennessee Tech Univ. (Sponsored) | View Comments
TTU Chemistry Students Join Nation’s Top Ranks

Amanda Werlein, junior at Tennessee Tech University, divides her time between the chemistry lab, where she works with metals with low levels of radioactivity, and the practice room, where she plays euphonium and belongs to the tuba ensemble. This summer, she will take her experience with radiochemistry to one of the top programs in the country, where she will work with top chemists in the best labs. She is one of 12 students across the country accepted to her program. “I took a nuclear and radiochemistry class, and I fell in love with it,” said Amanda, from Tullahoma, Tenn. “It ...