Matthew Theriot will become UT’s interim vice provost for faculty affairs on August 1. He also will continue to serve as associate provost for teaching and learning innovation.
Xylina Marshall, who graduated in May, is honing her Italian skills by participating in the VoluntarItaly program in Northern Italy. Marshall is one of nine students from UT’s Department of Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures’ Language and World Business program who are getting hands-on experience in business while applying their foreign language skills in internships this summer.
Fans thinking about pregame plans in Bristol, Tennessee, before the Volunteers take on the Virginia Tech Hokies on September 10 are invited to sign up for the Big Orange Tailgate Tour.
Tickets to attend the August 15 Life of the Mind event featuring Scott Kelly, the US astronaut who recently returned from a record-breaking year in space, will be available starting August 1.
Efforts to recruit and select the next chancellor of UT’s flagship campus kicked off Monday, July 18.
Stephen L. Mangum, dean of the Haslam College of Business, will participate in the US Department of Defense’s oldest and most prestigious orientation program for America’s top business and community leaders.
An archived video of the Celebration of Life service for Pat Summitt, streamed live from Thompson-Boling Arena on July 14, is now available online in addition to a photo gallery of images from the event.
The Tennessee family came together to fill the arena and sing “Rocky Top” one last time in honor of the legend who passed away on June 28
Twenty-eight faculty, staff, and students took Big Orange Country to China through an English immersion camp—and the UT community has been following along over the past two weeks. Lola Alapo, public relations specialist in the Office of Communications and Marketing, sent back reports about the group’s adventures.
Students and alumni will join forces on Friday to make deliveries for Random Acts of Flowers, which repurposes flowers left over from other events to provide bouquets to individuals in health care facilities.