The Dollywood Foundation is looking for bilingual interpreters to volunteer during check distribution for victims of the Gatlinburg-area wildfires on Monday, February 27, and Tuesday, February 28.
One of Beverly Davenport’s first meetings on her first day was with student reporters of the Daily Beacon newspaper—an indicator of what she considers a top priority as the new UT Knoxville chancellor. “I love seeing the students, because they are really why we are here,” she said. “The students will lead us—their inspiration, their energy, and their enthusiasm. They are going to . . . put Tennessee on the map where it belongs among the premier and preeminent universities in this country and in the world.” >> Video: Chancellor Davenport’s First Day
The university plans to test the UT Alert mass notification system at 1:10 p.m. Friday, February 17.
UT’s College of Architecture and Design continues its 2016–17 Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture Series Monday, February 20, with Brad Collett, assistant professor in the School of Landscape Architecture and Department of Plant Sciences.
Blount Memorial Hospital in Maryville, Tennessee, is the latest hospital to partner with the College of Nursing to provide the Precious Prints Project to families who have lost a child.
Justin Crawford is a junior majoring in journalism and electronic media with a concentration in broadcast television news. He’s a former military brat from northern Japan where he spent the majority of his life before moving to Tennessee to pursue his college dream. Justin is heavily involved in the College of Communication and Information, the Office
Watch a video of UT’s faculty and staff talking about what they admire about Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek and his work on behalf of the university.
The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy and the Mortar Board will present the Last Lecture with Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek at 5 :30 p.m. Monday, February 27, in the Toyota Auditorium.
While working as a hotel manager, Paul Rusesabagina hid and protected more than 1,200 Hutu and Tutsi refugees during the Rwandan genocide.
The Center for Health Education and Wellness is partnering with the College of Nursing, the Knox County Health Department, and UT Medical Center to present the award-winning documentary Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic at 6 p.m. Wednesday, February 15, in Alumni Memorial Building Room 32.