Each spring, we celebrate the achievements of our students, faculty, and staff at our annual honors banquet.
Here’s a list of faculty, staff, and students who have made headlines for their accomplishments in recent months.
This spring we will bestow an honorary degree upon Marian Wright Edelman, founder of the Children’s Defense Fund, whose accomplishments embody our mission of education and service.
The Tennessee General Assembly passed a budget that funds all of the outcomes-based formula and our highest priority capital project. We are grateful for this year’s state investment in education.
Our best and brightest students want—even expect—to engage in research as undergraduates.
Nearly 2,200 faculty and staff contributed during the Big Orange Family Campaign.
Most employees agree that UT is a great place to work, and results from the Employee Engagement Survey are helping us make it even better.
UT Knoxville generates $1.6 billion in annual income for the state and creates 33,000 jobs—a great return on the state’s investment.
Last night I had the pleasure of hosting one of my favorite events of the year—the Chancellor’s Honors Banquet. This annual tradition celebrates the hard work and achievements of our students, faculty, and staff.
I am pleased to announce the publication of the 2014 Chancellor’s Annual Report. The theme of this year’s report is “Blazing Trails.” It’s a reference to our recent Trailblazer Award for Most Visible Progress from the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.