Federal Overtime Regulations

Update: Federal Overtime Regulations

On Tuesday, Nov. 22 a federal district court issued a nationwide injunction halting implementation of revisions to Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regulations.  Because of the injunction, those rules will not go into effect as expected on Dec. 1.

Employee Announcements

Office of President Joe DiPietro

Next Step in State’s Facilities Management Initiative

The State of Tennessee’s Office of Customer-Focused Government is announcing today the next step on a long-publicized timeline for its initiative to explore prospective cost savings in facilities management. I know we all share a great interest in this process and the potential impact of its outcomes.

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Dr. Noma Anderson Photo By Adam Brimer

Special Advisor Noma Anderson Talks Diversity and Inclusion

In her new role as special advisor on diversity and inclusion, Anderson is assisting UT President Joe DiPietro on system-wide efforts to enhance diversity among faculty, staff and students and to promote inclusion in UT’s living, learning and working environments.


2016 Discover Award honoree Harry (Hap) McSween with UT President Joe DiPietro
2016 Discover Award honoree Harry (Hap) McSween with UT President Joe DiPietro

2017 President’s Awards

The President’s Awards program is a system-wide platform for honoring our best from across the state. Honorees are selected each year from a system-wide pool of candidates nominated by campus and institute leaders.

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