Lamar Alexander News

Songwriters’ Original Manuscript of ‘Tennessee Waltz’ Given to UT’s Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

US Senator Lamar Alexander and his wife, Honey, along with three other couples, have given UT the original manuscript of “Tennessee Waltz” to be displayed prominently in the university’s new Natalie L. Haslam Music Center. Alexander presented the lead sheet to Haslam today before playing “Tennessee Waltz” on the piano for her and a gathering of the music center’s supporters at the building’s dedication.

UT Knoxville Hosts First Ever Research Week

UT Knoxville is hosting its first weeklong celebration of undergraduate research. Research Week will take place March 21-26 and spotlight undergraduate researchers, scholars, artists and performers with a concert, an honors symposium, an art competition and a student paper competition.