Former U of M president, Thomas G. Carpenter, has died

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 12, 2021 12:26 PM CT | Published: January 12, 2021 12:26 PM CT

Thomas G. Carpenter, the 11th president of the university, also was the founding president of the University of North Florida.

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Linda A. Moore covers education, South Memphis and Whitehaven. A native of South Memphis, Linda has covered news in Memphis and Shelby County for more than 20 years and was formerly a reporter with The Commercial Appeal.


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