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Academic Leadership Retreat, 2016

When: August 30 (12:30-5:00 p.m.) and August 31 (8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.)
Where: University Conference Center, 4th Floor, 600 Henley Street


This year’s Academic Leadership Retreat will feature presentations and discussions on issues critical to our campus and related to Vol Vision 2020.


The State Economic and Financial Outlook (Bill Fox)

Construction Update and Campus Financial Outlook (Chris Cimino)

Budget Exercise (facilitated by Chris Cimino)

Academic Affairs Update (John Zomchick)

Be Well Initiative (Yusof Al-Wadei)

Upcoming Development Campaign (Chip Bryant)

End of Course Survey (Jennifer Morrow)

Graduate School Updates (Dixie Thompson)

Diversity and Inclusion: The Way Forward (panel discussion)

Parking Information

To receive parking validation, attendees should park in the Locust Street Parking Garage, located across from the YMCA. (If this garage is full, please note that we are unable to validate parking for surrounding lots and garages.) Attendees should present their parking tickets for Locust Street Parking Garage during registration on both days to receive validation stickers.

Directions to Locust Street Parking Garage

The Knoxville Trolley is also available at no cost to attendees. The Orange Line runs on a 15-minute frequency route from 7:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. on our retreat dates.

Map of the route and stops

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