The University of Tennessee’s public radio station, WUOT 91.9 FM, has been awarded a grant by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) to expand its coverage of education. The grant is part of a $1.2 million CPB project to establish a Local Journalism Center with eight Southern public radio and television partners.
Another session of “Going Online,” the popular one-day workshop for high school journalism teachers who want to start a news website or take their print publications online, will be held Monday, June 14, at UT Knoxville.
The East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists and the UT Knoxville’s Women’s Coordinating Council will host “Women in Journalism” on Thursday, March 25, on the UT campus. The program will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Toyota Auditorium in the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy and is free and open to the public.
“The Long March,” an award-winning documentary on the American civil rights movement produced by three UT Knoxville graduates and overseen by a UT journalism professor, will air on East Tennessee Public Television (ETPtv) at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 15, and at 9 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 19.