Faculty & Staff News

Department Heads Forum Is February 10

The next meeting of the Department Heads Forum, a series of workshops and discussions for both recently appointed and the long-standing department heads, is Wednesday, February 10.

Three Upcoming Events Focus on Wellness

BeWell150

Join the Be Well team to get more daily activity, learn about healthy eating hacks, and participate in a community 5K to benefit TNT Leukemia Lymphoma Society and local ROTC programs next week.

Vol Court Pitch Competition Adds New Topics, Kicks off February 17

The Vol Court Pitch Competition encourages students, faculty, staff, and community members to pitch their business ideas for a chance to win $1,500, space in the UT Research Foundation Business Incubator, and free legal and accounting services.

Jalata Is Quest Scholar of the Week

main-sotw-jalata

Asafa Jalata, professor of sociology, global studies, and Africana studies, has published a new book, Phases of Terrorism in the Age of Globalization: From Christopher Columbus to Osama bin Laden.

McClung Museum Hosts Free Family Programs in February

Families are invited to enjoy free programming throughout the month of February at McClung Museum. Activities to highlight love around the world for Valentine’s Day and celebrate the work of an African American sculptor during Black History Month are planned.