Sarah Fisher Gardial has been named vice provost for faculty affairs at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Interim Chancellor Jan Simek announced today. Gardial, currently associate dean for academic programs for the College of Business Administration, will take over for Susan Martin, who will become interim provost on Aug. 1.
Sarah Fisher Gardial has been named vice provost for faculty affairs at UT Knoxville. Currently associate dean for academic programs for the College of Business Administration, Gardial will take over for Susan Martin, who will become interim provost on Aug. 1.
As floodwaters in the Midwest recede, farmers are moving quickly to salvage what remains of the planting season and economists ponder how the commodity markets will be affected. This article details these and other uncertainties and cites a research study conducted by Ball State University in Iowa and the University of Tennessee that estimates agricultural
Noting that "America is the most overweight country on earth," writer Raj Patel examines the implications of a meat-heavy diet with regard to not only health issues but also meat consumption’s impact on the price of feed grains. University of Tennessee’s Daryll Ray, professor of agricultural economics, is cited in the story as he discusses
The University of Tennessee’s first LEAD Summer Institute is outlined in this news story. The five-week program shows 52 mostly low-income and minority freshmen what to expect from college life by offering advice on studying and time management.