UT Policies

New Safety Policy about Firearms on Campus

On July 1, a new state law takes effect that allows Tennessee’s public colleges and universities’ full-time faculty and staff, who have handgun-carry permits, to carry handguns on campus. To implement the changes, UT has adopted a new safety policy, which also takes effect July 1.

Employee Announcements

Ellie Amador and Erica Jenkins left to right, at the Foundry in Knoxville, Tenn., Thursday, May 12, 2016.
Photo by Adam Brimer

UT Office of Communications and Marketing Team Honored with PRSA Awards

The May 12 event celebrated the best of East Tennessee’s public relations community and the UT team received Awards of Excellence, Merit or Quality, notching awards for each of its entries.