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SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN STATE FUNDING TO RECRUIT
AFRICAN-AMERICAN FACULTY TO UTHSC
Memphis, Tennessee (January 31, 2005) --The UT Health Science Center recently received $837,000 in funding under the provisions of the Geier Consent Decree for FY 2004-2005. The funds are designated to increase recruitment and support of African-American faculty.
Portions of the funds have been specifically designated for:
College of Nursing $50,000
College of Allied Health Sciences $50,000
Minority Student Summer Programs $50,000
Minority Student Fellowships $50,000
Last year, the
This study quantifies the economic impact of the UTHSC on the economy of the state of Tennessee for FY2010.
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