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.
Board of Trustees News
The Board of Trustees approved two proposals today to name a national research center and a new residence hall on the Knoxville campus.
UT’s Board of Trustees will meet March 31–April 1, at UT Martin.
The UT Board of Trustees approved resolutions on Friday to honor two longtime employees who are retiring this year after more than forty years of service.
UT is on track to achieving its most important operational and performance goals and making progress toward long-term sustainability, President Joe DiPietro told the Board of Trustees on Friday.
UT will award its eleventh and twelfth honorary degrees to a leader in the world of architecture and design and the founder of one of the world’s most innovative businesses.
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.
The Board of Trustees approved a 3 percent tuition increase as part of UT Knoxville’s $1.06 billion new fiscal year budget, which begins July 1.
At Thursday’s UT Board of Trustees meeting, President Joe DiPietro led a special tribute to President Emeritus Ed Boling, who died on June 18.
The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees will meet Thursday and Friday, October 2 and 3, in the Hollingsworth Auditorium on the Institute of Agriculture campus.