Staff Profile: Gary Peterman
By Josh Witt
A beloved figure at the University of Tennessee is retiring at the end of this semester. No, it’s not the coach of one of the university sports teams, and it isn’t a member of the university administration. His name is Gary Peterman, and he’s been here longer than many of the university’s more recognizable figures.
As an advisor for UT’s College of Communication and Information, Peterman has spent 13 years helping hundreds of students navigate their college careers.
“He knows his stuff,” Haley Harbin, a senior in the School of Journalism & Electronic Media, said. “It’s not … Read more “Staff Profile: Gary Peterman”
April 2019: Faculty/Staff Notes
Longtime CCI staff members Diana Hall and Gary Peterman recently retired after dedicating their careers to tirelessly helping students behind the scenes. We wish them all the best in their retirement!
Hall served as administrative services assistant to the CCI Associate Dean for Academic Programs and worked at UT for 26 years (1992-2018). Her primary work was with graduate students, assisting them from recruitment through graduation. She retired earlier this year but continued to work part-time to help out until her successor, Margaret Taylor, was in place.
Peterman retired after 31 years at UT (1976-81, 1990-94, 1995-2019). He … Read more “April 2019: Faculty/Staff Notes”