In The News

Mentions of the University of Tennessee in external media outlets.

UT Bee Expert Talks to Nashville Scene

John Skinner, a University of Tennessee bee researcher and “extension apiculturist,” was interviewed by Nashville Scene about the decline of bee populations.

Dogs in Courts Initiative Gets WBIR Spotlight

WBIR-TV

WBIR highlighted an initiative of Human-Animal Bond in Tennessee, a program created in the College of Veterinary Medicine, to have dogs available as comfort to children that come into Knox County Juvenile Court.

Raynor Interviewed by TribLive for Nutrition Article

Hollie-Raynor

Hollie Raynor, associate professor of nutrition and director of public health nutrition at UT, and research chair of the weight-management dietetic practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, was interviewed for an article about the misunderstood research into whether eating more-frequent meals boosts metabolism.

Educators Hall of Honor in the News

WBIR-TV

WBIR Channel 10 highlighted UT’s Educators Hall of Honor, which recognizes educators who have significantly influenced students’ lives. The induction ceremony took place this week and recognized educators including renowned poet Nikki Giovanni and six others. The station interviewed Giovanni in downtown Knoxville. Watch it here. Other media outlets also featured the hall of honor, including the Tennessean.

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