In The News

Mentions of the University of Tennessee in external media outlets.

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


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 highlighted the study, which was published in the Cell Press journal Current Biology.

UT’s Bell Tells the Guardian How Cities Shape Music Scenes

Tom Bell weighs in on the grunge scene in the Pacific Northwest during the 80s. The United Kingdom-based Guardian highlighted his expertise expert on the geography of American popular culture when taking into account the boom of 80s garage bands.

Local Media Outlets Spotlight Big Orange Meal Share


The Big Orange Meal Share program, which launched in January, allows students to donate their unused guest meals and allows others to contribute funds to benefit students in need. Anagha Uppal, a junior in the College Scholars Program, and Melissa Shivers, associate vice chancellor for student life and dean of students, worked together to bring the program to life. Media outlets showcased the Big Orange Meal Share.