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Running with Hope: UT Student Encourages Homeless to Run

When Chelsea Knotts began volunteering with a homeless ministry, she realized she could contribute her own talents by creating a running club for area homeless. Knotts is a senior Haslam Scholar majoring in biochemistry and cellular and molecular biology. She is also a Lady Vol cross-country runner. She had worked with Redeeming Hope Ministries on a few previous projects when she decided to organize the running club.

Fifteen High School Seniors Named as UT’s New Class of Haslam Scholars

Fifteen high school seniors, including fourteen from Tennessee and one from Arkansas, have been named as the 2011-12 class of Haslam Scholars at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The Haslam Scholar program is UT Knoxville’s premier four-year scholarship program. Each year, it admits a maximum of 15 first-year students from the university-wide Chancellor’s Honors Program and supports them with the university’s most prestigious and generous named scholarships.

UT Haslam Scholars Program Selects Finalists

High school seniors from Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama and Arkansas have been selected as finalists for the 2011 class of Haslam Scholars at UT Knoxville. The finalists will be on campus next month to interview. Fifteen will be invited to be part of the 2011-2012 class of Haslam Scholars.

15 Incoming Freshmen Named as UT’s 2010 Class of Haslam Scholars

Fifteen students have been named as the 2010 class of Haslam Scholars at UT Knoxville. Haslam Scholars are part of an intimate academic and leadership group mentored by top UT faculty. Selection criteria included scholastic achievement, leadership potential, maturity and seriousness of purpose, and special talents.

30 High School Seniors Named as UT Haslam Scholar Finalists

Thirty high school seniors have been named as finalists for the 2010 class of Haslam Scholars at UT Knoxville. The finalists will be on campus this weekend for the Haslam Scholars Program Interview Weekend. The 2010-11 class of Haslam Scholars will be announced in May.