The Division of Student Life is welcoming two new staff members to the Student Life leadership team in January.
Division of Student Life News
The Center for Student Engagement recently hosted a Student Organization Advisor Appreciation Breakfast to recognize and celebrate the hard work and dedication of student organization advisors. At the event, five awards were presented to the following advisors; Mercedes Jones, Laura Stansell, Holly Jackson-Sullivan, Lori Robinson, and Nan Moore.
“Close your eyes. Imagine what a veteran looks like,” said Linda Hinkle. “Rarely would someone imagine a female.”
UT will dedicate its new Veterans Resource Center on the ground floor of Hodges Library at 10 a.m. Friday, November 17.
Lambda Theta Alpha Latina Sorority, Inc. Gamma Gamma Chapter will be conducting open informal recruitment this fall by establishing interest groups. Lambda Theta Alpha is the university’s first and only Latina sorority. Membership is open to any female student who is interested in seeking membership. Interested students who meet the requirements of the sorority and
A university-wide hazing prevention team has formed this semester to work with students and stakeholders to end hazing practices on campus. The first meeting was held last week.
Bonnie Johnson has returned to Rocky Top to serve as coordinator of the UT Pride Center. Johnson earned a bachelor of arts in anthropology from UT in 2013 before enrolling at the University of Southern California.
Vincent Carilli, vice chancellor for student life, has announced the promotion of several staff members and the addition of a new position to the Division of Student Life.
New banners along Pedestrian Walkway are on display until September to celebrate the university’s cultural-based fraternal organizations (CBFO). The 11 chapters highlighted on the banners are a part of the university’s Office of Sorority and Fraternity Life Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) and the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC). UT has four Greek councils: the Interfraternity Council;
Melissa Shivers, associate vice chancellor for student life and dean of students, has been named the next vice president for student life at the University of Iowa.