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Smithsonian Magazine Features Simberloff in ‘Altered Ecosystems’ Story

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Smithsonian Magazine featured Daniel Simberloff in this story examining the idea of “rewilding” landscapes to return them to a natural state. The magazine highlighted Simberloff’s recent study, which indicates that efforts to restore land back to its natural state by reintroducing wild animals may be limited at best.

Nownes Speaks to KNS about Tennessee Role in Presidential Election

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After Super Tuesday in Tennessee, the state’s influence in the 2016 presidential election is pretty much over. The Knoxville News Sentinel spoke with Anthony Nownes, professor of political science, about Tennessee’s impact in what is shaping up to be a contentious race for the White House.

WBIR: Impact of POTUS in Cuba on UT Business Students

President Barack Obama isn’t the only person taking advantage of loosened travel restrictions to Cuba. In December, George Drinnon and Andrew Seidler took eighteen students in the Haslam College of Business to Havana, Cuba to expose them to the challenges of business in a foreign environment.