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In the News: McKanders Discusses Process of Settling Syrian refugees


Karla McKanders, associate professor of law and director of the UT Law Immigration Clinic, recently spoke to WBIR-TV about the more than two dozen United States governors asking the federal government to temporarily stop accepting refugees from Syria in light of the recent Paris attacks until a stronger vetting system can be developed and implemented.

Wang is Quest Scholar of the Week


Shanfeng Wang, associate professor of biomedical and materials science engineering, was recently awarded a three-year NSF grant. His research program focuses on polymeric biomaterials for tissue engineering applications such as bone, nerve, and cardiovascular regeneration.

Audience Gets Taste of Tennessee During Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo


An estimated 400 million people worldwide tuned in this past August to see the music, pageantry, and demonstrations at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in Scotland. That means people from all over the world heard Commander Mike Alverson (’95) lead the Citadel Regimental Band and Pipes in a rousing rendition of “Rocky Top.”

Where Do My Student Fees Go?

How does the university spend the money collected from the various mandatory fees you pay? We break down how your money is spent on the programs and services provided to you as a student.

What’s Open on Campus During Fall Break?


If you plan to be on campus during fall break, you might be wondering what will stay open and what operating times will be different Thursday through Sunday.

UT Team Receives Grant to Address Deadly Bat Disease

A UT team has received a federal grant to help combat a deadly disease affecting bats. The grant will be used to explore how the fungus that causes white-nose syndrome affects Southeastern bats during hibernation.

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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