Thelma Hilton, an accounting specialist in the College of Architecture and Design, celebrates fifty-six years as an employee next month and knows firsthand how challenging it was to bring the Torchbearer to campus.
The UT Board of Trustees on Thursday approved merit/market salary increases for faculty and staff, as well as a tuition plan with the lowest rate increase in more than thirty years.
UT Knoxville is a much better university than it was seven years ago when Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek arrived. He has initiated and overseen a lengthy list of improvements—some visible on our campus landscape and others woven into the fabric of our university.
UT Police Department Deputy Chief Keith Lambert graduated from the 264th Session of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia, on June 10.
Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek announced Tuesday, June 21, that he will step down as chancellor and transition to a faculty position teaching higher education leadership sometime in the next academic year. President Joe DiPietro will begin the search for a new chancellor immediately with the goal of filling the job by spring semester 2017.
Parking and Transit Services has temporary positions open for parking attendants.
UT scholarships are now available to cover costs for a nonprofit board member training program offered through the Haslam College of Business in partnership with Knoxville’s Alliance for Better Nonprofits.
The new utk.edu website, launched this week, aims to attract prospective students and prospective faculty or staff, while directing our current campus community to easily find what you need.
Be Well is enlisting the help of Wellness Champions on campus to bring information about the initiative and resources into their departments and to encourage and support those around them as they adopt healthier habits.
The Office of Communications and Marketing wants to hear from faculty, staff, students, and athletes who are traveling to Rio de Janiero, Brazil, for the 2016 Summer Olympics, August 5-21.