Quote of the Week: 'Please be reminded that retaliation is prohibited…'

"Please be reminded that retaliation is prohibited against any person involved in the review of this matter."

—University of Tennessee Provost Susan Martin, in a letter to suspended UT band director Gary Sousa, who is still under review after making public statements critical of how the Pride of the Southland Marching Band has been underutilized at football games this year. The letter states Sousa is “free to be on campus and otherwise function in your normal faculty role.”

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