New Paths Up Rocky Top

Marianne Wanamaker Photo

The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees approves three new colleges for the Knoxville campus.

2022 Revue: Higher Education

UT Students

The University of Tennessee dealt with record enrollment and legislative mandates this year, while Knoxville College launched a reboot.

Cross Purposes

Panelists in a discussion at the Baker Center

Political tensions between the U.S. and China are having economic impacts on Tennessee businesses and consumers.

UT Restructuring Plan Unveiled

Sandra Powell Recital Hall, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

The campus administration has proposed three new colleges and a revamped but largely intact College of Arts & Sciences.

Higher Ed Pipeline Slows

The proportion of Tennessee high school graduates going directly to college is dropping. Education leaders are looking to reverse the trend.

Boyd Raises Plowman’s Pay

Growing enrollment prompts a $160,000 raise that brings UTK’s chancellor’s salary in line with her peers.

Civics Institute Takes Shape

Amid faculty concerns, Gov. Lee’s proposed Institute for American Civics at UT moves closer to reality with bipartisan legislative support.

Ukraine Under Assault

Local observers offer personal and professional perspectives on Russia’s invasion and its ramifications.