College students return to school at campuses across Memphis

UTHSC honors freshmen medical students in White Coat Ceremony

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 17, 2019 12:59 PM CT | Published: August 17, 2019 4:00 AM CT

Across the city, college and university students are returning by the tens of thousands. Rhodes College held its Opening Convocation ceremony Friday, while 170 new medical students put on their new white coats in a ceremony at UTHSC.


Dr. Marshall Strome Dr. Scott Strome UTHSC
Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers healthcare and higher education for The Daily Memphian.

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