Issues Committee News

Campus Spirituality Author Donna Freitas Will Speak at UT on Oct. 21

Professor and author Donna Freitas, one of the country’s leading scholars of religion and youth culture, will share her views on spirituality and sexuality on college campuses at UT Knoxville on Wednesday, Oct. 21. Freitas will discuss her latest nonfiction book, “Sex and the Soul: Juggling Sexuality, Spirituality, Romance and Religion on America’s College Campuses,” and its public reactions at 7:30 p.m. in the University Center Auditorium.

Animal Planet’s Jeff Corwin Brings Conservation Message to Students

Emmy Award-winning Animal Planet host Jeff Corwin visits UT Knoxville tonight to discuss what it means to be a naturalist in the 21st century. Corwin will speak at 7:30 p.m. in the Cox Auditorium of the Alumni Memorial Building. Sponsored by the Central Program Council’s Issues Committee, the event is free and open to the public.