The Washington Post featured Dawn Szymanski, associate professor of psychology, in this column about the impact of internalized homophobia in relation to the recent shooting at an Orlando gay nightclub.
WATE-TV Channel 6 interviewed Anthony Nownes, professor of political science, for this story examining why some Knoxville voters are perplexed by Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton as presidential choices.
When early terrestrial animals began moving about on mud and sand 360 million years ago, the powerful tails they used as fish may have been more important than scientists previously realized. That’s one conclusion from a new study by a multidisciplinary team from the Georgia Institute of Technology, Clemson University, Carnegie Mellon University and the UT-based National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis.
One of the biggest stumbling blocks to having successful relationships lies within. That’s the somewhat startling finding of a study conducted by graduate student Jerika Norona and Professor Deborah Welsh, both of the psychology department, which Welsh heads.
The New Books Network recently interviewed Erin Elizabeth Smith on her new co-edited collection of poetry, Political Punch.
Lola Alapo reports on her travels in China while teaching English in Nanjing.
Claire Stigliani, assistant professor of drawing and painting in the School of Art, recently received a $25,000 grant through the Joan Mitchell Foundation’s Painters and Sculptors Grant Program.
The Pregame Showcase—the popular faculty lectures held on campus two hours before each home football game—will be on hiatus until Phase II of the new Student Union construction is completed.
Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek announced interim appointments today for two key positions on his staff.
Lola Alapo, public relations specialist in the Office of Communications and Marketing, is in China at an English immersion summer camp with a group of UT faculty, staff, and students.