Commission for Blacks
The Commission for Blacks helps black and African American students, faculty, and staff find opportunities for growth, advises administrators, and strives to enhance the campus’s racial climate.
Commission for LGBT People
The Commission for LGBT People takes on projects aimed at making our campus a more welcoming place for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people on campus.
Commission for Women
From improving parental leave policies to advocating for women to hold more leadership roles on campus, the Commission for Women advises administration on programs, policies, and services to improve the status of women on campus.
Council for Diversity and Interculturalism
The Council for Diversity and Interculturalism advises campus administration on creating and sustaining a welcoming, supportive, and inclusive campus climate.
Moving Forward with Priorities
I’ve spent much of my first three months on Rocky Top asking questions and listening. Drawing from that, I’ve determined an initial set of priorities.
Keeping UT Attainable and Accessible
As we trumpet the virtues of our new class of freshmen each fall, we hear from some Tennesseans who question whether our growing academic profile has made UT unattainable for many of our state’s students. We are working hard to provide access—and here’s how.
E-Learning: What Does Our Future Look Like?
Based on the report from an outside consulting firm, Parthenon, and feedback from the Academic Leadership Retreat, we are looking for the best way to proceed in strategically harnessing the benefits of e-learning.