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Poetry Spring Kicks Off with RB Morris, Matt Urmy

RB Morris

UT leads off a semester-long celebration of poetry with readings and music by RB Morris and Matt Urmy at 7:00 p.m. Monday, January 25. The event is part of the university’s Writers in the Library readings series.

Maya: Lords of Time Exhibition Opens at McClung Museum January 23

McClung Lords

The McClung Museum will host Maya: Lords of Time, an exhibition investigating the ancient Maya civilization’s fascination with time. The exhibit opens Saturday and runs through May 22. Maya: Lords of Time will explore the time-ordered universe through the Maya’s intricate calendar systems, and investigate how their history and culture followed a rhythm set by the motion of heavenly bodies.

Canceled Due to Weather: Tom Scheinfeldt to Speak Friday


Digital media and design expert Tom Scheinfeldt, managing director of the groundbreaking September 11 Digital Archive project, will speak at the Illuminations Digital Humanities Series at 3:00 p.m. Friday, January 22.

Ad Club in NYC to Visit Agencies

Twenty students from the UT Ad Club have been in New York City this week to visit some of the nation’s leading advertising agencies, make professional contacts, and participate in internship interviews.

Share Feedback on Master Plan at January 28 Meeting

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A meeting to discuss updates to the 2011 UT Campus Master Plan will be held at 3:00 p.m. Thursday, January 28, in the International House Great Room. All students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend. The meeting gives the campus community an opportunity to ask Facilities Services Associate Vice Chancellor Dave Irvin questions about updates to the master plan.

What’s Open on Rocky Top?

The university is closed today due to inclement weather. We’ll keep you updated here on which campus services are—and are not—available.