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Academic Leadership Retreat, 2017

When: August 29 (12:30-5:00 p.m.) and August 30 (8:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.)
Where: University Conference Center, 4th Floor, 600 Henley Street


This year’s Academic Leadership Retreat will feature presentations from the chancellor and new members of her senior leadership team as well as discussions on issues critical to our campus. Click to download the agenda.


The State Economic and Financial Outlook (Bill Fox)

Campus Financial Outlook and Construction Update (Chris Cimino)

Inside Tennessee Athletics (John Currie)

Academic Affairs Update (John Zomchick)

Telling the UT Story (Ryan Robinson, Russ Hollingsworth, Karen Simsen and Erik Bledsoe)

Capital Campaign Update (Chip Bryant)

946-CARE (Julie Roe)

New Student Code of Conduct (Betsy Smith)

Sexual Misconduct Policy/Mandatory Reporter (Jennifer Richter and Ashley Blamey)

Service-Learning Update (Kelly Ellenburg)

Undergraduate Student Success: Recruitment, Retention & Graduation (Robert Hinde, Kari Alldredge and Serena Matsunaga)

Defining the Volunteer Experience (Kari Alldredge and Jacob Rudolph)

RSVP Deadline

Click to RSVP by Tuesday, August 22.

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. Click for 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. Click for a map of the route and stops.

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