Music faculty from UT Knoxville will join forces in a special performance to help raise money for the UT School of Music Student Scholarship Fund. The Tellico Musicale will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 28, at the Tellico Village Yacht Club in Loudon.
Asia Dixon, a senior in architecture at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, wants to use her degree to make a difference in the lives of other people. Thanks to the Gensler African-American Internship and Scholarship competition, she’s now a lot closer to being able to do just that.
Supporters of UT Knoxville will have the chance to rub elbows and play golf with some well-known names this weekend while raising money for scholarships benefiting African-American students.
The fifth annual Alex Haley Scholarship Benefit Auction & Celebrity Golf Tournament takes place Sunday and Monday, May 16 and 17.
Samuel Doty, a senior at UT Knoxville, has been selected for a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study Russian in Russia during the summer of 2010. Doty, of Unicoi, is majoring in psychology, French and Russian. He plans to attend graduate school in social psychology.
Samuel Jordan, a junior in forestry at UT Knoxville, has been named a 2009 Morris K. Udall Scholar. The Udall Scholarships honor sophomores and juniors who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment. Each scholarship provides up to $5,000 for one year.