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Be Well Is Looking for Wellness Champions on Campus


Be Well is enlisting the help of Wellness Champions on campus to bring information about the initiative and resources into their departments and to encourage and support those around them as they adopt healthier habits.

Going to the Rio Olympics?


The Office of Communications and Marketing wants to hear from faculty, staff, students, and athletes who are traveling to Rio de Janiero, Brazil, for the 2016 Summer Olympics, August 5-21.

From Air Force to UT, Whites Prove ‘Like Father, Like Son’


Andy White had a twenty-year career as an Air Force officer before retiring as a lieutenant colonel in 2007 and returning to his alma mater, where he is now director of the Aerospace and Defense Business Institute in the Haslam College of Business. In many ways, he’s followed in the footsteps of his dad, UT alumnus and retired airman Dempsey “Whitey” White.

Happy Father’s Day: Charles O. Jackson Created a Lasting Legacy at UT


Sunday is Father’s Day, and to celebrate we asked you to share your UT Dad stories with us. Holly Jackson-Sullivan, director of development for humanities in the College of Arts and Sciences, shares the story of her late father, Charles O. Jackson, who helped shape several aspects of the current College of Arts and Sciences and for whom a lecture series and graduate fellowship is named.