Amy Billone, an associate professor of English, will present “Harry Potter and the Nineteenth-Century Dream Child” from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 20.
The Smart Communities Initiative is wrapping up its second year, and an upcoming event will showcase some of the work that’s been done for this year’s community partner, the Southeast Tennessee Development District.
Donna Silvey, a communications specialist in the College of Communication and Information, has helped many area youngsters improve their reading skills. It’s been as simple as D-O-G.
A lineup of inspirational speakers will address graduates at this spring’s commencement ceremonies.
Students in a service-learning class in UT’s Haslam College of Business will host the Tour de Knox bike rally from 2:00 to 4:15 p.m. Sunday, April 24, beginning at UT Parking Lot 9 at the corner of Phillip Fulmer Way and Peyton Manning Pass. Proceeds from the bike rally benefit Knoxville’s Legacy Parks Foundation, which works to expand parks, create trails, and increase access to rivers in East Tennessee.
The Scientific American invited UT physicist Geoff Greene to write an article about a neutron mystery.
UT seeks to address a potential shortfall in the geoscience industry by expanding and diversifying the geoscience workforce through a new project that will attract and recruit community college students to four-year programs at UT.
J. Patrick Biddix, associate professor of higher education, has been selected the Quest Scholar of the Week.
Erik Simons, an international student and scholar coordinator in UT’s Center for International Education, is a tnAchieves mentor, helping six high school students prepare for college in the fall.
Michael Guidry, UT professor of physics and astronomy, will present a lecture on gravitational waves from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, April 14, at the Spirit and Truth Fellowship of Knoxville’s (STFK) Science Café at Ijams Nature Center.