Each month, the President’s Column provides monthly updates to the community regarding the University of Tennessee, and spotlights key issues and topics affecting the UT system.


Latest Column

Better Together
During the last six months, I have had the opportunity to listen and learn from hundreds of UT stakeholders, from students to faculty to staff, legislators to alumni, and from many higher education leaders around the country. The impact we are making in every corner of the state, and literally around the world, is immeasurable. I am honored and humbled to serve.

July 2019




Better Together
July 2019

Everywhere You Look, UT
June 2019

Progress report: My first six months
May 2019

Transparent UT Creates Opportunity for Feedback
April 2019

UT’s $9 billion impact
March 2019

Everywhere You Look, UT is Making a Difference
Feb. 2019