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 UT’s Department of Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures’ Language and World Business program who are getting hands-on experience in business while applying their foreign language skills in internships this summer.
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 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.
Tickets to attend the August 15 Life of the Mind event featuring Scott Kelly, the US astronaut who recently returned from a record-breaking year in space, will be available starting August 1.
Marilyn Kallet, a UT professor of English, and a poet, composed an essay in response to crises that have occurred in the nation and the world.