Current Students News

McClung Museum Hosts Meditation, Yoga, and Lecture Series in July

On Fridays this July, the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture invites the community to join the museum for “A Month of Mindfulness.” Each hour-long session will allow participants to step out of the heat and hustle of summer and into the museum for an hour of guided meditation, lecture, and yoga practice.

A Reminder About Location Changes of Certain Student Life Offices

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Have you had the chance to visit the first phase of the new Student Union? Hundreds of students, faculty, and staff, as well as incoming new students and their families at orientation, have explored the new 142,000-square-foot building since it opened on June 1.

News Sentinel Highlights Summer Research on Campus

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Summer undergraduate research was the focus of a recent article by the News Sentinel’s MJ Slaby. The piece details the rising number of undergraduates participating in research opportunities to gain career experience and make connections while making income.

Manning Presents Scholarships to Four Freshmen

KNOXVILLE,TN - {une 22, 2015 - Annual Peyton Manning Scholarship presentation presented in Knoxville, TN. from left to right; Peyton Manning, Ainsley Citlin Ellington, Alcoa TN, Michael Steven Lidwin, Chantilly, VA and Alayna Marie Cameron, Cookeville TN. Photo By: Joy Kimbrough/ Tennessee Athletics

Five-time National Football League Most Valuable Player, Denver Broncos quarterback, and Vols legend Peyton Manning was on campus Monday to present the Peyton Manning Scholarship to four incoming freshmen.

Partnerships That Make a Difference: Gulu Study and Service Abroad Program

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Gulu Study and Service Abroad Program is an international service-learning course for UT students in Conflict and Peace-Building in Northern Uganda, with guest lectures by Ugandan colleagues and community members. Students work in local, community-based organizations to reinforce what they have learned.