To commemorate Emancipation Day and honor the slavery-era men and women buried in Odd Fellows Cemetery, the College of Architecture and Design and the Knoxville ReAnimation Coalition will co-host an Illumination Tribute at 7:30 p.m. Friday, August 12.
A paper co-authored by Kristen Savell, a third-year doctoral student in the Department of Anthropology, is among the first to document how evolutionary selection has shaped variation in human limbs across the globe.
A new residence hall and a new parking garage will open early next week as students return to campus for the fall semester.
Once every four years, people from all nations marvel at the incredible feats of the greatest athletes in the world. What is it that allows them to run, jump, and throw faster and farther than the average person? David Bassett, head of the Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies, and a colleague have developed a course to answer that question.
Joseph Lengyel, an Air Force general and UT graduate, was confirmed by the Senate for promotion to the rank of four-star general June 30.
McClung Museum has programs focused on ancient art and civilizations during August.
Long-time UT fundraiser Chip Bryant has been named interim vice chancellor for alumni affairs and development effective August 1.
UT is implementing new safety policies for all athletic venues, including Neyland Stadium, beginning in August.
Matthew Theriot will become UT’s interim vice provost for faculty affairs on August 1. He also will continue to serve as associate provost for teaching and learning innovation.
Xylina Marshall, who graduated in May, is honing her Italian skills by participating in the VoluntarItaly program in Northern Italy. Marshall is one of nine students from UT’s Department of Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures’ Language and World Business program who are getting hands-on experience in business while applying their foreign language skills in internships this summer.