commencement 2011 News

Family Celebrates Three Brothers’ Graduations

Commencement is an exciting time for many families of UT Knoxville students. This year, one family is experiencing that excitement threefold. The McFarland family, from Nashville, has three sons graduating within a two-day span. Brothers Matthew, Patrick, and Thomas are receiving degrees during commencement ceremonies Thursday and today.

UT Welcomes Noted Speakers for Spring Commencement Ceremonies

As the spring semester concludes, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will begin a series of commencement ceremonies and celebrations beginning Wednesday, May 11. More than 3,900 undergraduate and graduate students will receive degrees from UT Knoxville this spring.