The spring meeting of the CCI Board of Visitors was held on Friday, Feb. 22. During the meeting, outgoing BOV Chair Bonnie Carroll was recognized for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the College.
Board members were provided with: a report on the state of the College and the progress CCI is making toward achieving its strategic goals; a report on how the College’s new communication plan is being implemented; an update on the progress CCI is making with respect to friend raising and fund raising; and an overview of the newly launched CCI website, which incorporates a responsive design to enable better mobile device viewing.
CCI students Kalee Harryman (PR), Erica Jenkins (Communication and Information Master’s program) and Stephen Spates (Communication and Information PhD program) also shared their personal stories regarding why they selected UT and how their degrees are helping to prepare them for future careers.
The Board wrapped up the meeting with an open discussion of ideas and suggestions for improving the College and its programs. For a complete list of CCI BOV members and their bios, see http://www.cci.utk.edu/bovdirectory.