Dr. Edward J. Boling, president of the University of Tennessee system from 1970 to 1988, died on Thursday at the age of 93.
Robert M. Smith, who led award-winning innovations in enrollment management, improving retention and graduation rates, and strengthening academic quality during more than nine years as president of Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania, has been selected to serve as interim chancellor at the University of Tennessee at Martin.
NOTE: A correction has been made to this press release regarding the review of the University’s tenure and post-tenure review process.
University of Tennessee President Joe DiPietro discusses the ongoing Tennessee Sexual Assault and Relationship Violence Summit at Tennessee State University in Nashville, Tenn., with CNN anchor Ashleigh Banfield Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015.
President Obama announced that UT will lead the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation, or IACMI, a $259 million public-private partnership. The Institute reflects a $70 million commitment from the US Department of Energy (DOE) and $189 million from IACMI’s partners.