Board of Trustees News

President Emphasizes Commitment to Student Safety


Declaring even a single incident of sexual assault “one too many,” President Joe DiPietro told UT trustees the work of raising awareness and protecting students is ongoing and not new.

Haslam Appoints Tickle to Board of Trustees


Businessman, philanthropist, and UT graduate John D. Tickle has been appointed by Gov. Bill Haslam to serve on the UT Board of Trustees. Tickle is chairman of Strongwell Corporation and a 1965 graduate with a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering.