Ashley Blamey News

UT’s Blamey, McKanders, Patterson on “Forty under Forty” List

Two UT employees have made the Greater Knoxville Business Journal’s “Forty under Forty” list of young community leaders. They are Ashley Blamey, director of the Safety, Environment and Education Center, and Karla McKanders, associate professor of law.

Student Life Staff Recognized by Peers

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Two staff members from the Division of Student Life have been recognized by their peers and named to leadership positions in professional organizations. Ashley Blamey, director of the SEE Center, has been selected to serve as the first president of the Higher Education Case Managers Association. Frank Cuevas, executive director of University Housing, will co-chair the next Latinos in Higher Education Institute for the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators.

WBIR-TV: Underage Drinking – Too Much, Too Soon: A 10News Town Hall

WBIR-TVWBIR-TV hosted a town hall meeting on Tuesday, April 17, to discuss underage drinking. Ashley Blamey, director of UT’s Safety, Environment, and Education (SEE) Center, was part of the panel and discussed some of UT’s efforts to help students make safer, smarter decisions. These efforts include positive peer pressure and reaching students early.