Current Students News

Let’s Beat the Gators During Annual Tailgate Blood Drive Next Week

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The ninth-annual Tailgate Blood Drive, a competition between Tennessee fans and Florida fans, will be held next week, September 15–19. Medic Regional Blood Center is calling on all UT faculty, staff, students, and fans to donate blood to help Tennessee fans out-give Florida.

New Faces in Student Life: Adam Kowalski

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Adam Kowalski, assistant director of Sorority and Fraternity Life, made his way to Knoxville this summer from Florida where he served as a graduate advisor for the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life and SGA at the University of South Florida.

Academic Coaches Can Help You Meet Your Goals

Have you ever studied for hours and still felt like you didn’t know the material? Do you ever wonder where all your time goes? Working with an academic coach can help you study smarter by developing skills in time management, goal setting, learning styles, and strategies.

Your Survival Guide to Homesickness

The beginning of college is a major change, an exciting yet challenging time for you. Some of you might experience difficulties during the adjustment to college life, including homesickness. UT’s Student Counseling Center offers these tips for helping you cope with feelings of homesickness.

Campus Welcomes Fans to Arkansas State Game Saturday

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UT welcomes fans to campus this Saturday for the football game against Arkansas State University. Kickoff is set for noon EDT for the Volunteers’ game against the Red Wolves. Gates open at 10:00 a.m. The new SEC Network will televise the game. Tickets are still available for the game.

New Faces in Student Life: Jennifer Pierce

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Jennifer Pierce joins UT as a new assistant director in the Office of Sorority and Fraternity Life. Jennifer oversees thirteen sororities within the Panhellenic Council.