Dan Feller, professor of history and director of The Papers of Andrew Jackson project, was interviewed by several media outlets coinciding with President Donald Trump’s visit to Andrew Jackson’s home, The Hermitage, in Nashville on Wednesday.
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UT Professor Misty Anderson recently spoke to WUOT’s Victor Agreda for Morning Edition.
UT’s Gordon Burghardt, professor of psychology, and Nina Fefferman, associate professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, joined Gretchen Goldman from the Union of Concerned Scientists recently on WUOT’s Dialogue.
At the beginning of the semester, UT RA Quamir Boddie distributed a questionnaire to residents asking how he could make their time in the residence hall more like home.
Beverly Davenport began work Wednesday as UT’s eighth chancellor. She spoke to the Daily Beacon and then later answered questions from local media outlets at Tyson Alumni Center.
In a guest column for the News Sentinel, Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek thanks the Knoxville community for its support of the university and reflects on the many changes at UT in his eight years as chancellor.
The News Sentinel‘s Brianna Paciorka attended a Chinese New Year celebration hosted by UT’s Confucius Institute at Hodges Library on Thursday.
On Wednesday morning, the Pride of the Southland Band rolled out of Knoxville to continue an honored tradition—representing the state of Tennessee in the presidential inaugural parade in Washington, D.C.
WBIR reported on Monday’s MLK Day of Service where students picked up trash, cleaned headstones, and helped rebuild the walking path in Knoxville’s historic Odd Fellows Cemetery.
Earlier this week, the Greater Knoxville Business Journal announced its 10th 40 Under 40 class, which includes two UT Knoxville employees and one faculty member of the UT Graduate School of Medicine.