College of Arts and Sciences News

Many Geographers Honored at Annual Conference


The Department of Geography was a force to be reckoned with at the Southeastern division of the Association of American Geographers annual meeting held in November in Athens, Georgia. For the second straight year, the department received multiple awards.

High schoolers get crash course in forensics

Knoxville News Sentinel

The Knoxville News Sentinel and WBIR-TV featured an internship for Knox County high school students in forensic anthropology. Fifteen juniors and seniors wrapped up a two-week internship at the Forensic Anthropology Center  November 21. They learned how to identify human bones, DNA, and other forensic skills. This is the program’s first year, and professors say

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