Brian Daniels, an experienced auditor in higher education, has been named the next chief audit and compliance officer of the University of Tennessee after approval by the Board of Trustees Friday.
Interim President Randy Boyd has announced the creation of “UT Promise,” a transformative scholarship that will provide free tuition to qualifying Tennessee residents enrolling at UT campuses located in Knoxville, Chattanooga and Martin.
Boyd’s speech begins at 1 p.m. CST/2 p.m. EST before an audience of UT leaders and dignitaries in downtown Nashville and will be webcast live.
“We all recognize the world is changing. There is transformation that could be coming to education,” UT Board Chair John Compton said. “That is what we should be considering in our meetings.”
The University of Tennessee announced an estimated economic impact of $9.094 billion across the state for fiscal year 2017.