Larry Arrington, UTIA chancellor since 2011, will retire and leave office effective Sept. 1. UT President Joe DiPietro has selected UT Extension Dean Tim Cross to serve as interim chancellor until Arrington’s successor is found. A search is to begin immediately.
Efforts to recruit and select the next chancellor of the University of Tennessee’s flagship campus in Knoxville kicked off today. Nominations are being sought with the goal of having the new leader in place for the start of the spring 2017 semester.
From her playing days at UT Martin to her storied coaching career at UT Knoxville, Pat Summitt is among the most loved, respected and admired Tennesseans in history.
For the second consecutive year, University of Tennessee tuition increases will be the lowest in more than three decades.
Efforts to promote diversity and inclusion are needed across the University of Tennessee, according to UT President Joe DiPietro. Noma Anderson will assume the role of special adviser to the president on diversity and inclusion, effective July 1.