The University of Tennessee is continuing to find ways to save money by being more effective and efficient with resources, and so far the University has identified initiatives with the potential to save more than $52 million.
The Tennessee Solar Institute (TSI) today announced it will begin accepting requests for applications (RFA) for a second round of its Solar Installation Grant Program. This round of funding is made possible by the movement of unused Solar Innovation Grant funds into the Solar Installation Grant Program. A total of approximately $1.15 million in Solar Installation grants will be distributed to companies on a first come, first served basis.
The University of Tennessee Foundation announced the addition of 10 new members of the board of directors on Friday. The new members will begin serving on July 1.
The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees today approved a $1.861 billion budget for fiscal year 2012, reflecting a loss of stimulus funding, tuition increases at each campus and raises for faculty and staff for the first time in four years.
Larry Arrington, professor of agricultural education and communication at the University of Florida, will be recommended by UT President Joe DiPietro for election by the UT Board of Trustees as the next chancellor of the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture.