Robert A. Levy’s more than 30 years of service to the University of Tennessee have coincided with a period of notable progress for the university, all of which Levy credits to people whose names are seldom widely known. This week he announced plans to retire in December.
The renovation of Thompson-Boling Arena begins at 7 a.m. Monday, and the work will require a number of temporary closures. “We need everybody’s cooperation so the contractor can meet his schedule,” said Michael Cate, architect in the UT’s Division of Facilities Planning. “Therefore, we have to limit casual access to this facility.”