Posts By: Charles Primm

New Signs Direct Trucks Away from Cumberland Avenue and 17th Street

New signs around Knoxville direct commercial truck traffic away from the redesigned intersection of Cumberland Avenue and 17th Street. To protect pedestrians at the intersection and avoid trucks having to make a tight turn, the signs direct trucks coming off of Interstate 40 to Dale Avenue, Western Avenue, Henley Street, and then Cumberland Avenue. For

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Proposals for Diplomacy Lab Projects Due September 29

The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy serves as the coordinator for the US State Department’s Diplomacy Lab. The program enables the State Department to gather research, innovation, and expertise related to foreign policy originating from faculty and students around the country. Proposals for the Spring 2018 lab are due Friday, Sept. 29,

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Access to Massey Hall Restored Following Fire

The Knoxville Fire Department responded to a fire Sunday night at Massey Hall. The fire was contained to the air conditioning unit in one room of the residence hall. Only minor damage occurred, and normal access to this area resumed late Sunday evening. Two students were temporarily relocated so that staff can clean the room

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Title IX Panel Discussion September 12

The Office of Title IX will hold a panel discussion at 5 p.m. Tuesday, September 12 at the Howard Baker Center Toyota Auditorium. Topics will include UT’s policy on sexual misconduct, relationship violence, stalking, and retaliation, as well as care, support, and reporting options for students.

Strong Hall Opening Set for September 8

The campus community is invited to celebrate the official opening of Strong Hall at 3 p.m. Friday, September 8, in the Strong Hall Atrium, 1621 Cumberland Avenue.