category: Campus News WATE Channel 6 covers Carson-Newman’s No. 7 national ranking category: Campus News | August 27, 2014 (Aug. 27, 2014)– Knoxville’s WATE Channel 6 recently interviewed Carson-Newman Executive Vice President and Provost Kina Mallard about this week’s college rankings by Washington Monthly. The national publication ranked Carson-Newman as the nation’s No. 7 baccalaureate college. Click here to watch the WATE interview. Click here to read the University’s announcement.