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Census: Murfreesboro among fastest-growing cities in US

Murfreesboro, Tennessee, is among the 15 fastest-growing large cities in the United States, according to new population estimates released today by the U.S. Census Bureau and disseminated by the Tennessee State Data Center.

Photo Gallery: Spring Commencement 2017

More than 4,000 students, including 3,038 undergraduates, 805 graduate, 96 law, and 82 veterinary medicine students, participated in commencement ceremonies this semester. The university awarded honorary degrees to Apollo 17 astronaut Harrison Schmitt; Tennessee’s 48th governor, Phil Bredesen; and HGTV founder Ken Lowe. To read messages and view photos from UT students, their families, and well-wishers on

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Wild Bird Eggstravaganza at the UT Gardens

Celebrate the coming of spring at the University of Tennessee Gardens with a fun family educational event on Saturday, April 1, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 2 pm. Come learn about wild birds, the vegetarian side of their diet and how to feed your favorite wild birds with their favorite foods and flowers! Families will

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Gary Gray to Join Provost Office

Gary Gray will join the Office of the Provost as assistant provost for finance and administration on March 13. Gray is currently assistant director for the Division of Finance and Administration. He has helped coordinate the annual proposed and revised campus budget processes and has managed a team responsible for planning, budgeting, monitoring, and reporting

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Torchbearer: Hoops Museum

A twenty-year hobby for alumni Larry Smith will be given to UT for archive purposes and preservation. Smith has six rooms of UT basketball memorabilia, including shelves stacked with oversized albums of newspaper game stories and ring binders bulging with media guides, game programs, every team Christmas card since 1963, and ticket stubs.

The Busy Body: A Comedy Starts Wednesday at Clarence Brown Theatre

<i>The Busy Body: A Comedy</i> will run Wednesday, February 22, through Sunday, March 12, in the Carousel Theatre. A young woman, her handsome lover, and their friends plot to escape a controlling guardian in this hilarious Restoration comedy. Will a nosey nobleman ruin the plan or save the day?