The award began in 1973 and as of Friday’s presentation, it has gone to a total of 90 recipients who include ORNL lab directors, scientists, and distinguished statesmen such as Howard Baker and Al Gore. Millhorn won the award for his leadership with both UT and ORNL.
Integrated communications in support of the University’s “2017 My Campus Student Experience Survey” took top honors at the 2017 V Awards presented by the Volunteer Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.
A video capturing the statewide but united nature of the UT system, took top honors at the 2017 Tennessee College Public Relations Association Awards.
The University of Tennessee was well represented at the annual ceremony, receiving eight awards total, including the Excellence in Mentorship and the Executive of the Year awards.
For his support of public relations and elevating its impact at the University of Tennessee, President Joe DiPietro was named Executive of the Year by the Volunteer Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.