Van Jones, CNN host, political commentator, Emmy Award-winning producer, and best-selling author, will deliver the seventh annual Mossman Distinguished Lecture at 7 p.m. October 26.
The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees unanimously approved a new strategic vision for the Knoxville campus along with several other measures.
UT improved in key rankings metrics such as graduation and retention, faculty resources, and student excellence. Chancellor Donde Plowman said the university is well-positioned to continue such a positive trajectory.
UT’s total enrollment is on track to be the largest on record, topping 31,000 students, as new and returning Vols start the 2021 fall semester.
Matthew Mench has been selected to serve as the next dean and Wayne T. Davis Dean’s Chair of the Tickle College of Engineering. He begins July 1.
UT is expanding its online portfolio to include a Master of Science degree program in computer science through the Tickle College of Engineering.
Jason Young, professor and director of UT’s School of Architecture, has been named the next dean of the College of Architecture and Design effective July 1.
UT celebrated 554 first-generation graduates in a recent special ceremony honoring their unique experience.
“Hap” McSween, Chancellor’s Professor emeritus in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s College of Arts and Sciences, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences.
UT is expanding its online portfolio to include a Master of Public Health from the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences.
UT earned a US News Best Graduate Schools designation for its multiple highly ranked graduate programs in the 2022 US News and World Report.
UT is expanding its online portfolio to include a Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies degree with a concentration in applied studies from the College of Arts and Sciences.