Current Students News

Reducing Your Risk of Illness

UT is working with the Knox County Health Department to determine the cause of a gastrointestinal illness that affected some members of the Phi Mu sorority over the weekend.

What You Should Know About Campus Tornado Warnings

Last Thursday we participated in a tornado awareness drill using the UT Alert text and email system. As we head in to severe weather season, we want to remind you about how and when UT will issue a tornado warning alert and interruptions to campus activities. How UT Issues Tornado Warning Alerts The Office of Emergency

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Nature Publishes UT Graduate Student’s Work

Jacob Raplee, a graduate research assistant in both mechanical engineering and business administration, published an article in Nature‘s highly regarded Scientific Reports.

New Policy on Drone Use on Campus in Effect

A new UT Knoxville policy governs the use of any unmanned aircraft system (UAS, or drone) on university property or in connection with university employment.

Nomani to Address Reclaiming Rights for Muslim Women

Journalist and author Asra Nomani, born into a conservative Muslim family from India, chronicles the struggle Muslim women face in reclaiming the rights granted at Islam’s birth in the seventh century, which have been erased by centuries of man-made rules and tribal traditions.

Tornado Drill Today; Find Our Hidden Prizes Around Campus

After Wednesday’s severe weather, we want to remind you about staying safe in the event of a tornado hitting campus. There is a tornado awareness drill today using the UT Alert text and email system. Follow the @utknoxville Snapchat to find hidden prizes around campus.