After eight years as Knox County Schools Superintendent, Jim McIntyre will join UT as director of the Center for Educational Leadership effective August 1.
Starting this fall, UT will offer a new undergraduate minor in public policy focused on statistical tools and data analysis—skills increasingly valued by businesses, think tanks, nonprofits and the public sector.
Harriet Tubman, an abolitionist who helped many slaves to freedom, will replace Andrew Jackson on the twenty-dollar bill—a decision prompted by the desire to recognize others who have played a significant role in American history, according to a UT expert.
A gas leak was reported last night at Dabney-Buehler Hall on the Hill.
Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek awarded four professor’s the evening’s top faculty awards at Tuesday’s Chancellor’s Honors Banquet.
Seven students received the Torchbearer award, the highest honor given to a student, Tuesday at the annual Chancellor’s Honors Banquet. The award is based on academic achievement, leadership, and outstanding service.
The School of Information Sciences in the College of Communication and Information has received two grants which total more than $850,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to train information science experts.
A four-star Navy admiral with Tennessee roots spoke to a gathering of students, faculty and business leaders last week about security challenges facing America and how universities support the response.
Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and we want to hear some stories about the many great moms who work at UT.
Carolyn Boling, wife of the late Edward J. Boling, president of the UT System from 1970 to 1988, died on Sunday. She was 86.