University of Tennessee

Education
11:08 am
Fri June 21, 2013

University of Tennessee Introduces Increased Tuition Fees

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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. 

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Education
7:49 am
Thu February 21, 2013

UT Knoxville Says Anti Preference Bill Would Be 'Lawyer's Dream'

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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.

Universities are worried about the possibly broad interpretation of what “preference” could mean.

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Government
7:54 am
Tue January 22, 2013

KY Preacher Fights UT Speech Restrictions

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.

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Higher Education
8:18 am
Wed June 20, 2012

University of Tennessee Board to Vote on Tuition Increases

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Students in the University of Tennessee system will find out this week how much their tuition will be in the fall.

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