Victoria Niederhauser, dean of the College of Nursing at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has been selected to join an elite network of more than 5,000 women as a member of the Leadership America Class of 2012.
UT’s Center for Sustainable Business and Tourism will host two events allowing university and state leaders to discuss critical issues that impact the state’s environment and economy. The events will be held 2:10 to 3:30 p.m. in the John C. Hodges Library Auditorium on April 10 and 12.
Last year, UT and Y-12 signed an agreement strengthening their partnership. The collaboration allows for joint appointments of key researchers, engineers, executives, and staff. Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek and Darrel Kohlhorst, president and general manager of B&W Y-12, were guests on WBIR-TV to discuss the partnership and exciting research projects and programs already underway in
Competing strategies for addressing the country’s long-term fiscal crisis will be the topic of discussion at this month’s Knoxville Economics Forum, sponsored by the Department of Economics at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Jane G. Gravelle, a renowned specialist in the economics of taxation, will be the keynote speaker at the Friday, April 20, event.