Community News

Bring Your Favorite Dish to Wild Game Dinner

The UT student chapter of the Wildlife and Fisheries Society is hosting its annual Wild Game Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, February 20, at the Brehm Animal Science Building.

Titus Andronicus Preview Kicks Off CBT Production Run


Is revenge justice? In Williams Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus, a victorious general returns home, having already lost many sons in the war, only to find political chaos and the emperor marrying his enemy.

Three Upcoming Events Focus on Wellness


Join the Be Well team to get more daily activity, learn about healthy eating hacks, and participate in a community 5K to benefit TNT Leukemia Lymphoma Society and local ROTC programs next week.

McClung Museum Hosts Free Family Programs in February

Families are invited to enjoy free programming throughout the month of February at McClung Museum. Activities to highlight love around the world for Valentine’s Day and celebrate the work of an African American sculptor during Black History Month are planned.

Exhibit, Reception at Downtown Gallery for February First Friday


Painter Larry Brown’s Science and Nature exhibit opens Friday, February 5, at UT’s Downtown Gallery and runs through February 27. A reception for the artist will be 5:00–9:00 p.m. Friday as part of Knoxville’s February First Friday events.

University Hosting Events to Mark Black History Month


February is Black History Month, the annual celebration of the achievements of black Americans and their role in US history. UT is celebrating the month with a slate of events across departments. The Clarence Brown Theatre is staging A Lesson Before Dying in conjunction with Knox County Public Library’s The Big Read, and other campus offices are hosting events related to the production.

UT Knoxville Receives Full Reaccreditation

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s academic accreditation has been reaffirmed by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Lady Vols vs. UConn Blood Drive Battle Kicks Off February 1


The MEDIC Regional Blood Center UT vs. UConn Blood Drive Battle will take place Monday, February 1, through Friday, February 5. This is the first year that UT will take on the University of Connecticut to see which fan base can bring in more blood donations during a five-day period.