The Commission for Blacks recommends changes in or additions to university policies and procedures to reflect concerns specific to blacks. The group also makes suggestions for new and existing academic and extracurricular programs related to blacks; encourages research to identify the problems and progress of blacks on campus; and encourages black faculty, staff and student involvement in all aspects of campus life.
The Commission for Blacks (CFB) is a body appointed by the Vice Chancellor for Diversity to advise on planning, implementation, and evaluation of University programs, policies, and services as they relate to Black students, faculty, and staff of the Knoxville campus. The Commission reports administratively to the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Diversity.
Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 | 865-974-1000
The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System