Mackensie Burt McKernan will lead UT’s Office of Federal Relations in a newly expanded role. She will represent the University’s interests with members of Congress, federal agencies and the White House.
The UT System has announced a national search for two positions: vice president for research and president of the UT Research Foundation.
A member within Summers, Rufolo and Rodgers law firm announced a $1.2 million gift to UT Promise, an innovative, free tuition program through the University of Tennessee System.
Twenty-five faculty and staff members, representing each University of Tennessee campus and institute, have been selected to be part of the fourth Executive Leadership Institute class.
At a time when almost half of high school seniors are deciding not to continue their education after graduation, UT System President Randy Boyd reported significant gains in enrollment at University of Tennessee campuses.