Millicent Smith, a graduate student in journalism, will spend her summer in a paid internship with the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC, after winning a national wonk tank competition sponsored by the US Department of State. Smith developed her proposal, “He for She for Delhi,” as part of a team in Journalism and Electronic Media Professor Catherine Luther’s international journalism class.
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Teams of UT students recently competed in the third annual Howard H. Baker Jr. Public Policy Challenge to provide solutions to local and national policy issues.
Howard Hall discussed what security measures are taken on campus to safeguard nuclear material with NPR.
Sameh Aboul-Enein, deputy assistant foreign minister of Egypt for disarmament and peaceful uses of nuclear energy, will give a Global Security Lecture at 5:30 p.m. today at UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy.
The College of Nursing and Haslam College of Business are partnering with Healthy Tennessee to host a free symposium, “Why Businesses Value a Healthy Community,” from 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, April 7, at the Baker Center.
Science magazine turned to Howard Hall for thoughts on a new type of nuclear study.
The Baker Center has released an inaugural Energy Scorecard for the American States, which includes a visual and interactive map.
A class of UT nuclear engineering students recently got the educational opportunity of a lifetime, thanks to the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge.
Rebecca Davis, a doctoral student in economics who works at the Baker Center, is one of three graduate students in the US to win a National Bureau of Economic Research Pre-Doctoral Fellowship in Energy Economics for the next academic year.
What can the history of Coca-Cola teach us about building an environmentally sustainable economy? Historian Bart Elmore will answer that question in a lecture from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, February 11, at the Baker Center as part of the Energy and Environmental Forum.