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Heminway Shares Insight with Vice, Tribune-Review

Joan MacLeod Heminway, W.P. Toms Distinguished Professor of Law, spoke with Vice on the new Tennessee law that allows people to break into parked cars to save animals believed to be in danger from heatstroke. Heminway also spoke to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review about issues of disclosure in a land deal by Mylan NV.

Accounting Expert Interviewed by Bloomberg Politics

In a recent article for Bloomberg Politics, Associate Professor LeAnn Luna was interviewed about the impact uninsured people have on hospitals in the state. President Barack Obama visited Tennessee last week to talk about the Affordable Care Act. Luna holds a joint appointment with the department of accounting and information management and the Center for

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Bacteria the Newest Tool in Detecting Environmental Damage

Terry Hazen

Terry Hazen, the Governor’s Chair for Environmental Biotechnology, a joint UT-ORNL appointment, is working with a team of researchers who have developed a method of using bacteria to help test for the presence of a wide array of pollutants.

Michael Wiseman

Michael Wiseman Video Production Specialist Journalism and Electronic Media Expertise: Michael Wiseman can discuss video production technology, writing for television and film, educational media design and technology, and video post production. Expertise Categories: Communication | Video Production | Writing Contact Information Email: Phone: 865-566-4422

Michelle Epstein Garland

Michelle Epstein Garland Graduate Teaching Associate Communication Studies Expertise: Michelle Epstein Garland can discuss instructional communication, interpersonal communication, business and professional communication, and assessment and evaluation. Expertise Categories: Communication | Assessment and Evaluation Contact Information Email: Phone: 865-974-0696 Web:

Patrick Dunn

Patrick Dunn Associate Professor of Counselor Education Educational Psychology and Counseling Coordinator, Rehabilitation Counseling Program Expertise: Patrick Dunn can discuss vocational testing and assessment, job analysis and placement, disabled and displaced workers, the loss of earning capacity, industrial rehabilitation, and disability management. Expertise Categories: Psychology | Education | Counseling | Rehabilitation Contact Information Email:

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Margaret Lazarus Dean

Margaret Lazarus Dean Assistant Professor English Expertise: Margaret Lazarus Dean studies the history and culture of American human spaceflight, especially as reflected in literature and popular culture. Her first novel, The Time It Takes to Fall, chronicles the space shuttle Challenger disaster from the point of view of a thirteen-year-old girl living on Florida’s space

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