In The News

Mentions of the University of Tennessee in external media outlets.

Gizmodo, Other Outlets Feature Study on Human Limb Growth

Gizmodo, Science Daily, and Phys.org recently featured a study co-authored by Kristen Savell, a third-year doctoral student in the Department of Anthropology. The paper is among the first to document how evolutionary selection has shaped variation in human limbs across the globe.

Slate Features Simberloff in Biocontrol Debate

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Daniel Simberloff, Gore Hunger Professor of Environmental Studies, weighs in on an industry debate—is biocontrol a better alternative to pesticides– in this Slate story.

Laboratory Design Lauds Strong Hall Construction

In “A New Home for the Sciences,” Laboratory Design describes the plans for construction of the new Strong Hall Science Laboratory Facility. Scheduled to be completed in December, the building will house the anthropology, earth and planetary sciences, chemistry, and biology departments.

Knoxville Mercury Features Culinary Program

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For an article in the Home Palate series in the Knoxville Mercury, Dennis Perkins attended a UT Culinary Program challenge featuring student chef Brandon Hill.