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Study Predicts Population Growth in Tennessee over 25 Years

  A University of Tennessee report says the state’s population should hit the 8.5 million mark by 2040, and most of the growth will favor urban areas. The Center for Business and Economic Research predicts Middle Tennessee will lead the … Continue reading

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Tennessee Senator Continues to Target FAFSA Reform

Tennessee Senior Senator Lamar Alexander continues to hammer away at a vexing and complex federal form that he says is preventing tens of thousands of Tennessee Students from applying for college scholarships. Alexander says the 108 question free application for … Continue reading

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New Business Openings Up in Tennessee

Hopeful entrepreneurs open more than 8,000 new businesses in Tennessee in the 2nd quarter of this year but the number of business closing is up as well. The Secretary of State and University of Tennessee report says new filing were … Continue reading

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University of Tennessee Receives Grant to Encourage STEMM

The University of Tennessee is getting a $963,000 grant to encourage students in rural counties to explore careers in science, technology, engineering, math and medical science. The program will start this fall and mainly target students in Campbell and Union … Continue reading

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UT Tuition Increases 4%

University of Tennessee Trustees have approved a 3% increase for tuition this fall the lowest hike in more than 30 yers. Thursday’s move reflects an earlier decision by regents’  controlled institutions, which will see tuition increases of around 4%. The … Continue reading

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Secretary of State to Unveil TN Quarterly Economic Report

Secretary of State Tre Hargett plans to unveil details about the state’s economic indicators for the first quarter of the year. Hargett is scheduled to discuss the findings from the Tennessee Quarterly Business and Economic Indicators report in a conference … Continue reading

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University of Tennessee Chancellor Proposing Student Conduct Code Changes

The University of Tennessee’s Vice Chancellor for Student Life is proposing changes to the student conduct code that include more sanctions meant to educate rather than punish. Vince Carilli told the Knoxville News Sentinel he wants UT to be “in … Continue reading

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