UT Trustees OK $3B Budget

Growing enrollments and record state funds enable the UT system to keep a cap on tuition while expanding research initiatives.

Dividing By Three

Ayres Hall

UT-Knoxville officials are considering carving up the College of Arts & Sciences into smaller units, and faculty are not pleased.

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.

Diversity and Divisiveness

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

Carbon Killers

A pair of technology companies with ties to ORNL are tackling greenhouse gas emissions from different angles.

A Campus in the Cloud

UT President Randy Boyd lays out options for expanding virtual education opportunities that include partnering with online-only institutions.

2021 Revue: Education

Susan Horn and Virginia Babb

In a year marked by the pandemic, both Knox County Schools and the University of Tennessee saw changes that will shape their futures.

Resilience and Risks

Labor force graph

A University of Tennessee report shows strong economic recovery in Tennessee — but uncertainties ahead about the pandemic and the workforce.

A Growing Challenge

Randy Boyd and John Compton

The University of Tennessee wants to add 8,000 students in the next four years, despite difficult demographic trends.