Update on Summer Term PlansApril 01, 2020
Dear students, faculty, and staff,
I want to let you know that our UT Knoxville leadership team, in coordination with UT System President Randy Boyd and the other UT System chancellors, has made the decision to continue online-only instruction through the summer.
This may come as a disappointment to many of you, as it does to me. We are doing this because we believe it is the best decision to protect our community and our health care system. Given the uncertainty around how this virus will continue to spread in the coming weeks and months, and the evolving federal guidance on social distancing, making this decision now will allow both students and faculty to prepare for fully online courses through the summer…