University of Tennessee http://wkms.org en Tennessee Board of Regents Approves Tuition Increases Across State http://wkms.org/post/tennessee-board-regents-approves-tuition-increases-across-state <p>The Tennessee Board of Regents has approved a recommendation to increase tuition and fees at its institutions this year.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 21:04:08 +0000 Rob Canning 41459 at http://wkms.org Tennessee Board of Regents Approves Tuition Increases Across State University of Tennessee Introduces Increased Tuition Fees http://wkms.org/post/university-tennessee-introduces-increased-tuition-fees <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees have approved a 6% instate tuition increase for its Martin campus. Tuition and fees will cost undergraduate students an additional $229 per semester and graduate students an additional $265.&nbsp;</span></div><p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 16:08:48 +0000 Rob Canning 32354 at http://wkms.org University of Tennessee Introduces Increased Tuition Fees UT Knoxville Says Anti Preference Bill Would Be 'Lawyer's Dream' http://wkms.org/post/ut-knoxville-says-anti-preference-bill-would-be-lawyers-dream <p></p><p></p><p>Tennessee’s institutions of higher education are still trying to scuttle legislative tweaks to their admissions and hiring processes. A proposed law intended to make sure no preference is shown on the basis of race or gender was again delayed in a state Senate committee.</p><p>Universities are worried about the possibly broad interpretation of what “preference” could mean. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 13:49:51 +0000 Blake Farmer (Nashville Public Radio) 28346 at http://wkms.org UT Knoxville Says Anti Preference Bill Would Be 'Lawyer's Dream' KY Preacher Fights UT Speech Restrictions http://wkms.org/post/ky-preacher-fights-ut-speech-restrictions <p></p><p>A southern Kentucky evangelical preacher is asking the federal appeals court to strike down the University of Tennessee's requirement for speakers on campus have sponsorship and get the approval of school administrators. Tue, 22 Jan 2013 13:54:24 +0000 John Walker & The Associated Press 27048 at http://wkms.org KY Preacher Fights UT Speech Restrictions University of Tennessee Board to Vote on Tuition Increases http://wkms.org/post/university-tennessee-board-vote-tuition-increases <p>Students in the University of Tennessee system will find out this week how much their tuition will be in the fall.</p><p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 13:18:34 +0000 Associated Press 18448 at http://wkms.org University of Tennessee Board to Vote on Tuition Increases