President Joe Biden presented the Medal of Honor to retired Army Capt. Larry Taylor, a 1966 UT graduate.
The council will work to help increase undergraduate persistence and graduation rates, close achievement gaps and bolster post-graduation career outcomes.
The annual U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges rankings highlight and celebrate institutional excellence.
More students are choosing to start their military careers at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, due to the strong reputation of its Army and Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps programs.
Thanks in part to record retention, growth in the number of graduate and professional students, and student success initiatives, UT is preparing to welcome more than 36,000 students to campus this fall.
The annual QS rankings places UT at 446, an improvement from last year.
The new academic units support Tennessee’s higher education goals.
Faculty, staff, and students were recognized for outstanding achievements during the Academic Honors Banquet and the Chancellor’s Honors Banquet.
Multiple graduate programs in business, engineering and nursing rank among the best in the nation.
Schmitz is UT’s nominee for SEC Professor of the Year.
“Listen. Learn. Lead.” Week encourages students, faculty, and staff to listen to different perspectives, learn from the experiences of others and work to become courageous leaders.
Trustees approve College of Music, Howard H. Baker Jr. School of Public Policy and Public Affairs, and College of Emerging and Collaborative Studies.