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Competitor's Corner

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center and East Tennessee State University are in competition. ETSU wants a pharmacy program. UT, home of the states only pharmacy school, wants to expand and open satellite campuses in Knoxville and Nashville. The Tennessee Higher Education Commission has hired a consultant to make a report before it makes any decision. (The Tennessean, 11/16/04)

Tennessee State University is creating an honor code for its students to curtail cheating. (The Tennessean, 11/15/04)
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center and East Tennessee State University are in competition. ETSU wants a pharmacy program. UT, home of the state's only pharmacy school, wants to expand and open satellite campuses in Knoxville and Nashville. The Tennessee Higher Education Commission has hired a consultant to make a report before it makes any decision. (The Tennessean, 11/16/04)

Tennessee State University is creating an honor code for its students to curtail cheating. (The Tennessean, 11/15/04)

Vanderbilt Chancellor Gordon Gee is the nation's third highest-paid university president, making close to $890,000. (The Tennessean, 11/15/04)

The Vanderbilt Lambda Association, the university's gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender group, nominated the school's first male candidate for Homecoming queen. The nominee, Everett Moran, dressed in drag and took the field with the other candidates. He didn't win, but said he hoped he “ got some people talking.” (The Tennessean, 11/14/04)

Some University of Tennessee football fans are angry after being booted from their parking spaces so state legislators and other VIPs could park without paying. (The Tennessean, 11/10/04)