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Volunteers Plant 1,000 Trees to Celebrate Arbor Day

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Approximately 1,000 trees were planted on campus Friday in an effort to rehabilitate the Second Creek corridor. Facilities Services worked with more than seventy volunteers to plant the saplings along the creek’s bank. The event marked Tennessee Arbor Day, held on the first Friday of March.

Join Colleagues for Mic/Nite on March 10

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Eleven faculty members will present their research at this spring’s Mic/Nite on Thursday, March 10, at the Relix Variety Theatre, 1208 North Central Avenue.

2016 Spring Cleanup Launches March 28

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Are surplus equipment, used furniture, trash, and recyclables stacking up around your office? The annual Spring Cleanup kicks off Monday, March 28, giving campus departments a chance to tidy up.

Spring Cleanup 2016 Schedule

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The 2016 spring cleaning effort kicks off on March 28 with the goal of decluttering and improving the look of academic buildings.

UT Celebrates Women’s History Month with Campus Events

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March is Women’s History Month, and groups on campus are hosting programming celebrating women’s professional accomplishments and encouraging other women to pursue their dreams. Events include the African American Trailblazer Series; Women in STEM Advancing Research, Readiness, and Retention; the Women’s Empowerment Summit; The Legacy and Challenge of Suffrage: Votes for Women in Tennessee; and more.