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Manning Presents Scholarships to Two Freshmen

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Denver Broncos quarterback and Vols legend Peyton Manning was on campus Monday to present the Peyton Manning Scholarship to incoming freshman Haslam Scholars Stephen Alexander “Alex” Crockett and Cody Sain. The Peyton Manning Scholarship program is now in its seventeenth year and has benefited 21 students. It is now awarded annually to two incoming Haslam Scholars.

Manning Helps Dedicate Peyton Manning Pass

The ribbon was cut by, from left to right, Katie Zipper and Nathan Zipper, members of the Class of 2007 Senior Gift Committee; Adam Brown, member of the Class of 2008 Senior Gift Committee; Alex Hansen, member of the Class of 2009 Senior Gift Committee; Manning; Cheek; Taylor Reynolds, member of the Class of 2009 Senior Gift Committee; Mary Holtman-Reed, director of the Senior Gift Program; Dave Hart, UT athletic director; and Joe DiPietro, UT System president.

More than 1,000 Vol fans joined alumnus and football legend Peyton Manning, University of Tennessee Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek, and alumni donors today to officially dedicate Peyton Manning Pass. The road, named for Manning fourteen years ago, was recently painted to resemble Shields–Watkins field. The custom asphalt stamping and painting project was made possible by UT’s Senior Gift Campaign fund.

Namesake to Help Dedicate Newly Painted Peyton Manning Pass

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Alumnus and football legend Peyton Manning will join Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek and alumni donors to officially dedicate Peyton Manning Pass. The road, named for Manning fourteen years ago, was recently painted to resemble Shields–Watkins field. The event will take place at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, October 19. The public is invited to attend.

What’s Your Big Idea?—Peyton Manning

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Faculty, staff, students, and alumni are sharing the big ideas that make a difference in their world. Peyton Manning, a 1997 communications graduate, shares his big idea of providing leadership and growth opportunities to at-risk children through his Peyback Foundation.

Peyton Manning Pass Gets New Checkerboard Look

Workers painting the Big Orange T on Peyton Manning Pass

A campus road is getting a spirited facelift, just in time for the new academic year. Peyton Manning Pass is being painted to look like UT’s Shields–Watkins football field. The project was made possible from UT’s Senior Gift Campaign fund. The work involves the painting of a Power T in the center and two checkerboard end zones.

Peyton on Pat

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Peyton Manning stopped by Rocky Top last week and discussed his friendship with legendary Lady Vols Coach Pat Summitt. Manning said Summitt always had good advice and he holds a lot of respect for her as a coach and a mentor to so many student athletes.

UT College Dedicates Peyton Manning Classroom

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Communication and Information (CCI) has dedicated a classroom in honor of former Volunteer quarterback and CCI alumnus Peyton Manning. The dedication of the classroom, located in room 317 of the Communications Building, also marked the inception of the Peyton Manning Communications Enrichment endowment, which will provide ongoing support for a variety of educational initiatives within the college’s School of Communication Studies.