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Help Us Improve Summer Sessions

The Summer Sessions office is currently conducting a survey to ask students how the university can better serve you in the summer. If you were randomly selected to complete the survey, please take a few minutes to complete it. Your feedback will make a difference! At the conclusion, you will have the opportunity to register for

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Blache is Quest Scholar of the Week


Klaus Blache, director of UT’s Reliability and Maintainability Center, recently presented the keynote address at a conference on Technology Adoption in Industry in Seattle. The meeting was attended by global technology experts and corporate leaders in the field. Quest, the campus’s comprehensive research initiative, has selected Blache as its Scholar of the Week.

Start Your Semester with a Visit to the Student Success Center

Have you ever studied for hours and still felt like you didn’t know the material? Have you expected to get a good grade on a test and been disappointed? Do you wonder where you time goes? Academic Coaches at The Student Success Center on the third floor of Greve Hall can help you with these questions. Academic Coaches,

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Arborist Works to Preserve Ash Trees on Campus


Landscape Services arborist Sam Adams has been working diligently to save campus trees from an invasive insect. The emerald ash borer, an exotic beetle that can kill an ash tree in as little as three years, was first documented in East Tennessee in 2010 and has affected all ash trees on campus.

Secretary of Commerce Visits UT Partner IACMI


The U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Penny Pritzker, visited the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation Thursday as part of a two-day tour of the institutes that make up the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation.

On June Twenty-Sixth: A Historic Decision

“I’m a little bit superstitious sometimes,” said Val Tanco. “When I have hunches of something big, it usually ends up being right.” On a hunch, Tanco and her wife, Sophy Jesty, kept their daughter Emilia out of day care the morning of June 26 and asked their friend and attorney Regina Lambert to meet them at the College of Veterinary Medicine, where they are both assistant professors.

Chamber Singers Tour England


The forty-six members of UT’s Chamber Singers choir departed on July 18 for a thirteen-day United Kingdom adventure, during which they had a twelve-day residency filled with rehearsals and singing during cathedral Chorale services at several famed venues—historic Canterbury Cathedral and Saint Paul’s Cathedral and Westminster Abbey in London.