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A biannual newsletter from Provost Susan Martin

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Susan Martin

Priorities provides faculty and staff with news about ongoing efforts to enhance our academic operation. Your engagement is key to our success. Send your questions or comments to provost@utk.edu.

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National Scholarships Office Aims to Help More Students Earn Awards
Winning a major national scholarship, like the Rhodes or Marshall, can change a student’s life. It also underscores UT’s commitment to student success and increases our reputation as we try to become a Top 25 public research university.

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Student Scholar Spotlight
Lindsay Lee and Brianna Rader were assisted by the Office of National Scholarships and Fellowships in their quest for prestigious awards.

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Coming Soon: Data Portal to Aid Budgeting, Planning
As we begin planning for the next academic year, we’re also getting closer to having more data-based metrics to help us allocate resources and evaluate programs.

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Making an impact: Faculty Appreciation Week
Faculty Appreciation Week is February 10–14
This annual celebration gives us a chance to celebrate the impact our faculty have in the classroom, laboratory, and community.

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Update: Choosing a New Quality Enhancement Plan
Within the next few weeks, we hope to choose and announce our new Quality Enhancement Plan, an important part of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools reaccreditation process.

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Ready for the World Funding Available
If you have a new project in mind or want to enhance a current program, Ready for the World could help you pay for it.

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Apply Now for the 2014–15 Leadership Program
Faculty and exempt staff interested in exploring leadership roles on campus can apply now to be part of the 2014–15 class of the UT Knoxville Leadership Program.

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525 Andy Holt Tower | Knoxville, TN 37996-0152
E-mail: provost@utk.edu
Phone: 865.974.2445 | Fax: 865.974.4811
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