The nation’s eyes will focus on UT Wednesday, March 29, as the campus attempts to break the Guinness World Record for the world’s largest human letter by forming an enormous Power T in Neyland Stadium. The feat will be broadcast live from 7 to 9 a.m. on NBC’s Today show, with weatherman Al Roker doing his weather reports from the stadium.
UT and King University, a private university in Bristol, Tennessee, are forging a unique partnership that will allow students to graduate with a degree from both institutions.
A UT alumnus and Knoxville native is set to assume one of the highest offices in the United States armed forces: US Air Force Lieutenant General Mike Holmes, a 1981 electrical engineering graduate, has been promoted to four-star general and assumes leadership of the Air Force’s Air Combat Command.
The UT College of Law’s Center for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution will host this year’s Tennessee Journal of Law and Policy symposium. The event, titled In the Eye of the Beholder, will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, March 30, in Room 132 of the College of Law building.
UT’s attempt to gather 4,000 faculty, staff, students, and alumni in Neyland Stadium on March 29 to break the Guinness World Record for the world’s largest human letter — a Power T — is the largest record-breaking attempt in Rokerthon 3.
The final spring event in the Tickle College of Engineering’s Distinguished Lecture Series will take place on Monday, with Cynthia Phillips of Sandia National Laboratory on hand to talk about water quality monitoring efforts.
Department of Microbiology faculty members Heidi Goodrich-Blair, professor and head of microbiology, and Igor Jouline, joint faculty professor, have been elected fellows of the American Academy of Microbiology. They join 71 other professors worldwide as 2017 academy fellows.
Tennessee’s overall population continues to grow, with the Nashville and Knoxville metropolitan areas seeing the fastest growth rates in the state, according to the 2016 estimates released today by the US Census Bureau.
UT’s McClung Museum is hosting its annual Spring Store Sale through Wednesday, March 29.
Students transferring to UT this fall are eligible to receive the university’s new Volunteer Transfer Scholarship.
The Center for Student Engagement offers a variety of resources for student organization advisors.
Students are leading the charge to get at least 4,000 members of the Volunteer family to Neyland Stadium on Wednesday, March 29, to break the Guinness World Record for making the world’s largest human letter—an enormous Power T.
We need your help to break the Guinness World Record for the world’s largest human letter on Wednesday, March 29, in Neyland Stadium.