By Amelia Young (WBIR) via https://www.wbir.com/
Jones had no idea how big of a task she’d be facing as the student body president, leading the school through a pandemic and racial injustice movements.
Last year, University of Tennessee students elected the university’s first-ever Black woman as the student body president — Karmen Jones.
At the time, Jones had no idea how big of a task she’d be facing. As the student president, she led the school through the COVID-19 pandemic and several racial injustice movements that engulfed communities across the U.S.