Jennifer Gramling began work this week as interim director of the Teaching and Learning Center. A national search for a director will commence soon.
The campus’s new Veterans Resource Center is now open. Located on the ground floor of Hodges Library, across from One Stop, the center features quiet study areas, a common room with microwave and refrigerator access, and a meeting area for veteran organizations. It also provides a venue for student veterans to meet one-on-one with veteran coordinators.
The Department of Environmental Health and Safety is offering four CPR/AED classes and three first aid courses during July and August.
OIT is standardizing its security update schedule for all OIT-managed Windows servers.
Chancellor Beverly Davenport today announced the appointment of Chip Bryant as the university’s vice chancellor for development and alumni affairs. Bryant has served as interim vice chancellor since August 2016.
A UT nursing professor hopes to bring the abstract world of health-care issues, coverage, and policy to the public in easy-to-understand digests with a newly launched series on WUOT called HealthConnections.
Parking and Transit Services has temporary positions open for parking attendants.
The Tickle College of Engineering is extending the goal of its fundraising campaign to $200 million, just 18 months after announcing a now-surpassed initial goal of $150 million. The effort is part of UT’s Join the Journey campaign, which aims to raise funds for improvements in all areas of the university by the end of 2020.
With the new fiscal year starting next week, UT Fleet Management has cut costs and updated its procedures for departments needing to rent vehicles.
During their meeting on June 21-22, the Board of Trustees approved a historic low tuition increase, discussed the findings of a special, independent Title IX Commission, and approved the 2018 operating budget which includes salary increases.