Some Rwandan farmers are getting a taste of UT’s volunteer spirit.
Don’t forget to submit your materials for Torchbearer nominations due today. Other awards honored at the Chancellor’s Honors Banquet also have upcoming nomination deadlines. The Excellence in Academic Outreach award is due February 24. Extraordinary Community Service faculty and staff nominations, Extraordinary Customer Service, and Extraordinary Service to the University awards are due February 28.
TorchLight is a new way to get campus news. Until last year, this student-run campus media was branded as TVC News, which produced a 30-minute newscast each week.
UT has signed an agreement that will further its research partnership with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy will host a panel discussion, “Understanding the First Amendment on Campus,” from 1:15 to 2:45 p.m. Monday, February 27.
UT’s McClung Museum will host Bob Brier, one of the world’s foremost experts on mummies and Egyptology, to lecture on the ancient Egyptian mummification processes at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 21.
Scientific findings are awaiting discovery in your backyard. The requirement? A keen sense of observation and patience.
Local experts and a UT forensic anthropologist will take on a civil rights-era cold-case murder investigation from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, February 24.
The Humanities Center continues its Conversations and Cocktails series at 6 p.m. Tuesday, February 21.
UT President Joe DiPietro will presents his second State of the University address in Nashville and via live webcast at 3 p.m. EST/4 p.m. CST Tuesday, February 21.