As a freshman, Brandi Panter arrived at the University of Tennessee in fall 2008 from a rural farming community outside Nashville. She was one of only four students at UT from her high school graduating class. The experience is one Panter, now 21 and a senior, doesn’t want other students to go through. She is one of 170 upperclassmen who are part of the new “Welcome Leaders” program.
Faculty Appreciation Week College Kudos: Get to know Associate Professor Camille Hall and Professor David Dupper from the College of Social Work.
Faculty Appreciation Week College Kudos: Get to know Assistant Professor Brian Whitlock and Assistant Professor Agricola Odoi from the College of Veterinary Medicine.
From appearing on the History Channel’s “Modern Marvels” to helping pet owners on “Barkitecture” to collaborating with students on publishing a book, Karen Tobias radiates enthusiasm when it comes to teaching and learning.
The final Faculty Appreciation Week video feature is the third installment of UT students thanking some the faculty members who have meant the most to them.
This is Faculty Appreciation Week, a time to celebrate faculty and their teaching, research and outreach. Their work is a big part of what makes UT Knoxville the great university it is. Check out Thursday’s special events and faculty features.
In today’s video, alumna Nancy-Anne DeParle, President Barack Obama’s former deputy chief of staff, reminisces about some of her favorite UT faculty.
Faculty Appreciation Week College Kudos: Get to know Assistant Professor Tahirah Akbar-Williams and Assistant Professor Melanie Feltner-Reichert.
Faculty Appreciation Week College Kudos: Get to know Assistant Professor Allie Brown and Instructor Lynne Miller from the College of Nursing.
Laura Jones, an alumna who now works as an assistant in community health education in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences of UT Extension, shared stories about professors Jay Whelan and Bobbi Clarke.