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From the Chancellor

Broadcast – Office of the Chancellor

Our Next Vice Chancellor for Development and Alumni Affairs

I am pleased to share that Chip Bryant has been named vice chancellor for development and alumni affairs.

Announcing Two Important Policy Reviews to Begin Fall Semester

I will be appointing and announcing task forces to provide an independent review and analysis on two important campus policies.

Our Next Vice Chancellor for Communications

I am pleased to announce that Ryan Robinson will be the university’s next vice chancellor for communications.

2017 Memorial Service

Please join us for a special memorial service to remember the students, faculty, and staff we have lost in the last year.

Chancellor’s Honors Banquet

Last night I had the pleasure of hosting my first Chancellor’s Honors Banquet. This annual tradition celebrates the hard work and accomplishments of our students, faculty, and staff.

Search for the Next Vice Chancellor for Development and Alumni Affairs Underway

The national search for the next vice chancellor for development and alumni affairs is under way. The Aspen Leadership Group, a search firm, is recruiting for the position with the intent of bringing candidates to campus in June.

An Update on the Facilities Management Initiative

You may have seen an email earlier this afternoon from University of Tennessee System President Joe DiPietro regarding the state's Facilities Management Initiative. The State of Tennessee's Central Procurement Office released documents identifying the vendor(s) selected to identify potential cost savings for facilities management.

Search for the Next Vice Chancellor for Communications Underway

The national search for the next Vice Chancellor for Communications for our campus is now underway. UT Human Resources has started recruiting for the position with the intent of bringing candidates to campus in the coming weeks.

See You on February 15

In less than a month, I will have the great honor of moving to Rocky Top to serve as your chancellor. Leading Tennessee’s flagship university is an opportunity like no other, and I am counting the days until I am an official member of the Volunteer family.

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