James Russell Church, a former faculty member who coached the UT Debate Team for many years, passed away July 6. He was 69.
AllVols.com is the new official website for fans to manage season tickets, make donations to the Tennessee Fund, purchase single-game tickets, and take advantage of other promotional opportunities and benefits from the Tennessee Athletic Department.
Newspaper writers, editors, designers, and publishers won top awards July 21 in the Tennessee Press Association’s 2016 newspaper contest, co-sponsored by UT.
Matthew Theriot will become UT’s interim vice provost for faculty affairs on August 1. He also will continue to serve as associate provost for teaching and learning innovation.
Xylina Marshall, who graduated in May, is honing her Italian skills by participating in the VoluntarItaly program in Northern Italy. Marshall is one of nine students from the program who are working at summer internships through the Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures and World Business program where they are getting hands-on experience in business while applying their foreign language skills.
Retiring Burdette Looks Back on His Fifty-Plus Years at UT Germany and Austria were still occupied by Allied forces, Hawaii and Alaska weren’t yet states, and chimpanzees—let alone humans—had not gotten anywhere near space exploration. That was the situation around the world when Edwin “Ed” Burdette came to UT as an undergraduate in the mid-1950s.
A group of UT students recently took a trip of a lifetime to work on projects in Cuba.
Fans thinking about pregame plans in Bristol, Tennessee, before the Volunteers take on the Virginia Tech Hokies on September 10 at the Pilot Flying J Battle at Bristol at Bristol Motor Speedway in the largest football game in history are invited to sign up for the Big Orange Tailgate Tour.
Staff parking permits for 2016-17 are available to purchase online using payroll deduction or a credit card.
UT is hosting Math Camp, an three-week summer program designed to provide a thorough academic review of concepts from two important prerequisites for math-intensive majors and other majors requiring certain math skills.