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Mentions of the University of Tennessee in external media outlets.

Bloomberg interviews Chris Cherry on China’s e-bike problems

Bloomberg.com interviewed Chris Cherry, an associate professor in the College of Engineering’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, for its recent story on some of the safety issues plaguing electronic bicycle use in China.

Cleveland Daily Banner: UT Smart Communities Planning Underway

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A new initiative to combine the expertise of Cleveland city officials and UT students got underway with a meeting Monday. Cleveland was chosen to take part in the inaugural year of a new program called the Smart Communities Initiative that will allow students to work with city officials and create proposals on ways to address city planning concerns. Beginning this fall, students and faculty will begin looking at ways to address everything from transportation needs to tourism in Cleveland.

CNN, Czech newspaper feature views on Ukraine from nuclear engineering trio

UT’s Howard Hall, a Governor’s Chair in the Department of Nuclear Engineering in the College of Engineering, Natalie Manayeva, a research assistant at the Institute for Nuclear Security, and Dean Rice, adjunct faculty member and former congressional aide, have had an article they wrote on the situation in Ukraine featured by CNN and a Czech Republic newspaper, Neviditelný Pes.