Jefferson Award nominations
are invited for the Thomas Jefferson Award, the highest honor
given to a member of the University community. The award will
be made Oct. 13 at Fall
Convocation to a member of the faculty, administration or
staff who has exemplified in character, work and influence the
principles and ideals of Jefferson, and thus advanced the objectives
for which he founded the University.
award consists of a citation and cash prize, from the income of
an endowment established in 1955 by the Robert Earll McConnell
and supporting materials (including resumes and letters) should
be submitted to Jim Childress, Department of Religious Studies,
Cocke Hall 101, P.O. Box 400126, by Sept. 15.