For years, UT has worked to reduce its environmental impact while becoming a widely recognized leader in resource conservation and environmental stewardship. On October 23, UT will celebrate its progress with Sustainability Day, a showcase of the sustainable initiatives taking place in and around campus and the Knoxville community.
Vehicles carrying hazardous materials are a part of everyday traffic in the modern world, with 1.2 million shipments a day in the United States alone. Most drivers aren’t aware of this—until something goes awry.
Professors from the UT College of Engineering are part of three separate nuclear safety research projects that collectively have been awarded $2.6 million.
UT Students are part of a project that provides planning and economic development assistance to distressed communities.