The McClung Museum will help launch a new “Explore Knoxville” Girl Scout patch on Saturday, April 30.
Wednesday, April 27, is the second annual “Be a Hero” Day, when anyone in the UT community can be a #UTHero by supporting student, faculty, and staff projects on VOLstarter.
In 1965, the College of Architecture and Design opened its doors in Estabrook Hall to twenty students. Next weekend, alumni, faculty, staff, students, and industry partners will come together to celebrate its fiftieth anniversary April 28–30.
The Museum Store at UT’s McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture will hold its spring sale from April 26 to May 6. Shoppers will find savings up to 70 percent off. Museum members and UT students will receive an additional 10 percent off all purchases.
UT’s Farmers Market will open for its seventh season at 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 11.
UT is home to some unique stuff. You’ve probably heard about the Anthropology Research Facility and the Bass Donated Skeletal Collection housed in a basement room in Neyland Stadium. While these two parts of campus are well-known curiosities, there are plenty of other eyebrow-raising things to see on Rocky Top.
International bullying expert Dieter Wolke, a professor of developmental psychology and individual differences at the University of Warwick, in Coventry, England, will present “The Long Shadow Thrown by Bullying” at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, in Room 622 of the Min H. Kao Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Building.
A four-star Navy admiral with Tennessee roots spoke to a gathering of students, faculty and business leaders last week about security challenges facing America and how universities support the response.
Over the last six months with funding from the City of Knoxville, the Knoxville Homeless Management Information System has developed an interactive community dashboard on homelessness.
The Clarence Brown Theatre will close its 2015–16 season with Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific running Wednesday, April 20, to Sunday, May 8, on the mainstage with 7:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. performances.