The National Endowment for the Humanities awarded a grant for more than $200,000 to UT’s Department of History for the James K. Polk Project, as reported by the Knoxville News Sentinel.
Prison museums are proliferating and more popular than ever. Michelle Brown, associate professor of sociology, weighs in on the reasoning behind re-purposing former prisons into museum
UT’s Clarence Brown Theatre and literary magazine Grist recently received grants to further their contributions to the arts in the state.
The Conversation interviewed Asafa Jalata of sociology about country-wide protests in Ethiopia.
WVLT-TV Local 8 Now and the Daily Beacon featured an essay by Marilyn Kallet, UT professor of English and a poet. Her essay is in response to crises that have occurred in the nation and the world.
Christopher Hebert will read from his new novel, Angels of Detroit, at 7:00 p.m. Monday, August 29, at Hodges Library.
WVLT-TV Local 8 Now interviewed Dawnie Steadman, director of UT’s Forensic Anthropology Center, for a story examining why more and more people are choosing to forgo burials upon death and instead donate their bodies to science.
Starting this fall, graduate students and postdocs can develop their teaching skills through UT’s partnership with the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning, a national network of forty-six graduate universities.
A graduate student in the Department of Chemistry has designed the cover art for a recent issue of a well-known industry journal.
In order to gain a better understanding of the opportunities and challenges on campus and to hear directly from faculty and staff, the search committee invites you to participate in one of three listening sessions August 23–24.