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Emery Part of New NASA Mission ‘Lucy’ to Explore Early Solar System

UT’s Joshua Emery is part of a NASA mission that could provide new insight into one of the earliest eras in the history of our solar system. The project, named Lucy, is one of two recently selected by NASA to be formulated into missions. Emery will serve on the science team for Lucy.

Report: Tennessee, US Economies to Stay Steady in 2017

The Tennessee and US economies are projected to stay on “steady footing” in 2017, but some unknown factors, like a new administration and Congress, could have an effect on the path of growth, according to a report released today by the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research.

Campus Reception for Chancellor Cheek

The campus community is invited to a reception for Chancellor Cheek, hosted by John Zomchick, interim provost and senior vice chancellor, from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, February 8.

Knoxville Museum of Art to Showcase Exhibit by UT’s Jered Sprecher

Jered Sprecher’s exhibition, Outside In, will open at the Knoxville Museum of Art on Friday, January 27. Sprecher is a professor in the School of Art. A self-described “hunter and gatherer,” Sprecher pulls his imagery from disparate sources such as wallpaper, graffiti, architecture, cut gemstones, and X-rays.

Clarence Brown Theatre Presents Outside Mullingar

The Clarence Brown Theatre’s production of Outside Mullingar begins with a preview performance on Wednesday and Thursday, February 1–2, with opening night on Friday, February 3.