The board approved a third new residence hall for campus as well as the first degree programs in the College of Emerging and Collaborative Studies.
The series will bring experts from across the country to UT to examine issues and ideas foundational to American society.
Five projects were selected for awards, with each researcher or research team receiving $50,000 to move research beyond the laboratory and into the commercial market.
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is creating capacity on campus to accommodate growth, spark innovation and deliver the Volunteer experience.
The award is presented by Forbes and market research company Statista through an independent survey of approximately 170,000 U.S. employees in companies with at least 5,000 people working within the U.S. More than 3.5 million employer evaluations were considered.
UT has been named a top producer of Fulbright students for the sixth consecutive year, ranking second among SEC schools.
Vols Online degree programs offer the same community, student support and faculty as the campus experience, all with the convenience of distance learning.