The Board of Trustees approved a $1.246 billion budget for the 2019–20 fiscal year Friday as well as a 2 percent tuition increase—one of the lowest tuition increases in the university’s history.
Leanna Belew, who has worked at the Knoxville Convention Center and Visit Knoxville, is the executive director of UT Conferences and Non-Credit Programs.
The new Knox Promise initiative announced last week will provide additional financial and coaching support to help students succeed in college, and UT’s Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research will study the effects of the new pilot program.
Sport-based service is the theme of an upcoming study abroad trip for 15 student–athletes in the VOLeaders Academy.
As the John C. Hodges Chair of Excellence in the UT Department of English, Professor Joy Harjo encouraged her students to pay attention to the details of life in order to develop the craft to speak and write with knowledge, compassion, and fluency.
Samantha Ehrlich, assistant professor in the Department of Public Health, was recognized earlier this month by the American Diabetes Association.
During the first two weeks of June, the Forensic Anthropology Facility welcomed 48 law enforcement officers from all over the country to its Outdoor Recovery Course.
Forbes magazine has ranked UT among the top 10 employers in Tennessee, according to its first-ever ranking of America’s employers by state.
Claudio Gómez has been named the first Jefferson Chapman Executive Director of the McClung Museum.
Blake Turpin, a rising junior and Haslam Scholar, was selected to participate in a Fulbright UK Summer Institute.
A new species of crocodile-relative from the Age of Dinosaurs has been discovered at a fossil excavation site in Texas.
The central ticket office has Dollywood and Splash County tickets for sale at a discounted rate for faculty, staff, and students and their families.