Current Students News

UT Student Earns Princeton in Asia Fellowship to Work at Myanmar Newspaper

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R. J. Vogt, a Haslam Scholar and senior in the College Scholars program, has won a Princeton in Asia fellowship that will allow him to spend at least a year working at a bilingual newspaper in the country of Myanmar. Vogt, of Nashville will leave in August to work at the Myanmar Times, a weekly newspaper that is transitioning to a daily. He’ll be living in Yangon, the city formerly known as Rangoon.

Big Green Friday Puts a Twist on Tradition

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Putting a green twist on the university tradition of Big Orange Friday, the first ever Big Green Friday on Friday, March 27, will celebrate UT’s sustainability achievements and showcase the campus community’s green pride.

UT Ranked as a Best College for Summer

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Do you have plans for summer yet? If not, maybe you should think about staying in Knoxville and taking a couple of classes at UT. The university has just been named one of the 50 “best colleges for summer school” by College Choice, an online publication dedicated to helping students and their families find the right college.