The Watershed Faculty Consortium is hosting its fourth symposium on water availability on Tuesday, September 15. This year’s event will focus on policy and its impact on environmental laws and water needs.
Two documentaries made by UT students working with the Medal of Honor Project will be shown locally in the coming weekends.
The campus community is invited to the dedication of the new Student Union at 4:00 p.m. Friday, September 11. The event will celebrate the midpoint in the multiyear project and will include a ribbon cutting across the Pedestrian Bridge.
The annual enrollment period for health, dental, vision, basic and term life, long-term care, and optional special accident programs begins September 15 and runs through October 15.
Anthony “Tony” Moses, a longtime faculty member in UT’s English Language Institute (ELI), passed away on September 2. He became an instructor at ELI in 1985, soon after completing his doctorate in English at UT.
The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy has been selected as a partner in the U.S. Department of State’s Diplomacy Lab program. The Diplomacy Lab helps the State Department broaden its research base and more effectively respond to a variety of global challenges.
The Smart Communities Initiative is founded upon the idea that universities and communities should work together to improve the health and vitality of their areas.
The Science Alliance is seeking proposals from faculty members for Joint Directed Research and Development program funding.
Sharon Jean-Philippe, an assistant professor of urban forestry, and Sam Adams, UT campus arborist, will present “A New Vision for Trees on the University of Tennessee Campus” at the semester’s first Science Forum at noon on Friday.
The Institute of Agriculture has named Bob Trigiano the Institute Professor of 2015. The title is given annually to faculty members who demonstrate high achievement in teaching, research, and service. Trigiano is a professor in the university’s entomology andplant pathology department.