In The News

Mentions of the University of Tennessee in external media outlets.

Palm Beach Post features Ellis in story about unique tornado study

Kelsey Ellis

The Palm Beach Post featured a unique study that is examining tornadoes in Dixie Alley, which loosely includes Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee and sometimes the western stretch of Florida. Kelsey Ellis, climatologist and UT assistant professor of geography, is a research participant in the study.

News Sentinel: Students to debut ‘Recovery’ film

Knoxville News Sentinel

The News Sentinel featured the upcoming debut of a half-hour documentary by UT professor Nick Geidner and his journalism students. The documentary, Reaching Recovery, will shed some light on the problem of neonatal abstinence syndrome in East Tennessee.

Science Daily, Phys.Org Feature Simberloff ‘Rewild’ Research

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Daniel Simberloff recently co-authored a study that suggests that “rewilding,” efforts to restore land back to its natural state by reintroducing wild animals, may be limited at best. Science Daily and Phys.org highlighted the study, which was published in the Cell Press journal Current Biology.