Current Students News

UT Students Use Spring Break for Volunteering, Learning across the Southeast

UT students will volunteer in five communities during next week’s spring break. This semester’s Alternative Break trips will round out the 188th trip in the program’s history. Seventy-seven students and staff members will depart campus Sunday, March 12, and return Saturday, March 18. The program is coordinated through UT’s Center for Leadership and Service. Student

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The Daily Times Features School of Art Student Competition

UT presents its 70th annual Student Art Competition featuring work from students in the School of Art this spring. The exhibit began on February 28 and will remain on display through March 19 in the Ewing Gallery in the Art and Architecture Building. The Daily Times reported on the exhibition opening and award ceremony, which took place on Monday, February 27, prior to the event.

WVLT Showcases UT Singers’ A Cappella Skills

In an orange sea of instruments and people, pinpointing one voice in the crowd is near impossible. Take away the stadium, the fans and the marching band, and you’ve got the UT Singers. WVLT-TV Channel 8 recently caught up with the students that comprise the UT Singers.

Campus Road Closures Set for Spring Break

Traffic Cones

UT has scheduled several campus construction and repair projects to take place during spring break, March 13–17, when pedestrian and vehicle traffic are at reduced levels.

Five Things for You to Do During Spring Break in Knoxville

Spring break is right around the corner! Whether you are taking a trip, heading home for the break, or spending some relaxing time here in Knoxville, you deserve a break! If you plan to stay on or around campus during spring break, below are a few options for things to do during the week. Explore

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Spring Break Travel Health and Safety Tips

Will you be traveling during Spring Break? Please keep in mind some important information to help you return to campus safely, recharged and ready for the rest of the semester.

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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