When Shoichiro Toyoda, honorary chairman of Toyota Motor Corp., gave $2 million to help build the new the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, he told his good friend Sen. Howard Baker that he wanted to see the new facility. This week, Baker honored that request, giving
Fifteen of the nation’s top students have accepted the invitation to attend the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, next year and be part of the inaugural class of Haslam Scholars. More than 1,100 students met the eligibility criteria for the Haslam Scholars program, and more than 200 students conducted interviews with the program director and associate
Donald Dessart, retired professor and former Macebearer at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, was inducted Wednesday into the Educators Hall of Honor in the UT College of Education, Health and Human Sciences. The Hall of Honor recognizes professionals in education who have inspired and challenged students.