Boyd Raises Plowman’s Pay

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

Diversity and Divisiveness

A bill advancing in the Legislature aims to protect against ideological ‘indoctrination’ on Tennessee campuses. UT faculty members are pushing back.

Vaccine Whiplash

Court orders out of Louisiana and Kentucky cause local institutions to reverse their COVID-19 vaccination policies.

‘The Team Came Together’

Donde Plowman and Randy Boyd

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Apart Together

Top of the Hill at UT.

University officials say that even with physical distancing and virtual classes, students want to be on campus as much as possible.

Review Blues

The UT Torchbearer

A lot of work, not much benefit? Doubts persist about UT’s new post-tenure review system for judging faculty performance.

Budget Offsides

Neyland Stadium

Pandemic-related losses in the University of Tennessee’s Athletics Department have created an estimated $40 million funding gap.

Birx Positive About Local Plans

The White House’s coronavirus response chief endorsed UT’s response plan and recommended early last calls for drinking establishments.

Advice Only

With COVID-19 cases mounting, the Knox County Board of Health took only symbolic action on Wednesday.