Division of Student Life News

Five Advisors Receive Awards for Dedication to Student Organizations

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. 

Two Sororities to Return in Spring 2018 Semester

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

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Team Works to End Hazing Practices on Campus

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.

Pride Center Welcomes New Coordinator Bonnie Johnson

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.

Pedestrian Walkway Banners Highlight UT’s Culturally-Based Greek Organizations

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;

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