Posts By: Lola Alapo

In the News: UT Students, Staff to Volunteer at Super Bowl


WATE-TV Channel 6 recently featured a group of UT students and staff who are heading to Glendale, Arizona, to work behind the scenes at Super Bowl XLIX in early February. The team will volunteer with Mgroup and NFL on Location at special events before and during the Super Bowl. They will also meet professional team members

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5 Rules To Transform Your Business Relationships


Kate Vitasek, a lecturer in the Haslam College of Business, is contributing regular articles to Forbes magazine on various aspects of business based on UT research. This week, Vitasek examines how organizations can build strong, balanced business relationships.

In Memoriam: Ben Granger


Ben Granger, former dean of the College of Social Work, passed away January 9 following complications from an illness. He was eighty-three.

UT students help Haiti, five years after quake

Knoxville News Sentinel

The Knoxville News Sentinel featured the efforts of students and faculty from the College of Architecture and Design as they help Haiti rebuild following a devastating earthquake that rocked the island nation five years ago. Since 2010, students and faculty have designed a secondary school, housing, and a clinic that are now in various stages of construction.

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Affect Magazine: In College, Google AdWords Meets Altruism

Affect Magazine recently highlighted a new UT  pilot program that is training young businesspeople to use sophisticated Web advertising and analytics tools, and also teaching them the value of giving back to their community. Students in the Business Analytics and Statistics program are learning to use Google AdWords, a set of tools for targeting Web advertising to

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