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.
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
The UT Student Counseling Center’s doctoral internship in professional psychology has again been accredited by the American Psychological Association for seven years, the maximum period possible. The accreditation process included a self-study and site visit review which involved all the staff of the center. The process takes an average of about 18 months from the
UT alumnus Scott Partelow, now managing consultant for Enterprise Solutions at Sword and Shield Enterprise Security, will speak at UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy as a part of the Cybersecurity Brown Bag Lunch Series.
Bradley Hininger, UT graduate student of geography, recently wrote a column featured in the Tennessean that explains the reasoning behind students’ protest of the recent election.
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
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
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.
<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?
Chancellor Beverly Davenport arrived on campus today to begin her tenure as the eighth UT Knoxville leader.