This summer, about fifty South Knoxville students will learn about a science mission currently en route to Mars, thanks to a camp being hosted by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Destination Imagination.
UT Conferences News
Internationally renowned motivational speakers Paul Nussbaum and Tamara Kleinberg will join students from around the world in the Destination ImagiNation Global Finals May 23-26 on the UT campus. The competition is one of UT’s largest outreach activities of the year and draws about 15,000 elementary, middle, and high school youth to compete in activities that encourage creativity, teamwork, and critical thinking skills.
Religion in the workplace will be the topic of a workshop this month by UT Knoxville, Department of Religious Studies. The workshop, “Religion in the Workplace and the World: A Training Seminar for East Tennessee Professionals,” will be held October 24 at UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy. The event is open to the public, and the $50 registration fee includes lunch and refreshments.
The staff at UT Conferences is making last-minute preparations for Destination ImagiNation’s Global Finals event, which runs Tuesday – Friday, May 26 – 29, and will utilize campus residence halls, the Tennessee Recreation Center for Students, Thompson-Boling Arena, the Knoxville Convention Center and other venues.