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2017 Marks Celebrations Galore on Rocky Top

This reproduction of a Lloyd Branson painting shows Rev. Samuel Carrick, center, shearing a sheep. Carrick was UT's first president and was serving when Blount College became East Tennessee College in 1807.

The 50th anniversary of “Rocky Top” is getting lots of attention this year, but it’s not the only significant milestone related to the university that’s being celebrated this year.

UT to Host State Board of Education

UT will host the Tennessee State Board of Education for a workshop and quarterly board meeting on Thursday and Friday at the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy.