Several Student Life offices are hosting an open house from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, August 18, in Dunford Hall.
Alumnus Tavis Bailey was a three-time All-American in the discus at Tennessee including two first-team nods and a runner-up finish during his senior year in 2015.
Alumna Tianna Bartoletta, formerly Tianna Madison, still holds Tennessee’s all-time best long jump mark both indoors and outdoors.
The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded the James K. Polk Project, based in the Department of History, a $204,785 grant.
It’s another record-setting year at UT: With 4,825 incoming freshmen, the Class of 2020 is the largest in at least thirty years and marks the sixth consecutive year of freshman growth.
The College of Architecture and Design has named Darius Ammon as the inaugural Architecture Fellow in the School of Architecture.
Martina Moravcikova swam for Tennessee from 2008-11 and earned four All-America honors as a senior.
During her UT career (2012-15), Molly Hannis was a 14-time All-American and a four-time SEC champion.
The new Facilities Services Complex, a 91,000-square-foot building on Sutherland Avenue is now open and houses more than 200 of the department’s employees.
Sam Liggett has competed in more than a hundred city Pokemon trading card game championships, twenty-five state championships, fifteen regional championships, nine national championships, and four world championships.