March 7, 2016

Experience Learning Student Spotlight: Ruth Hagler

The UT Chamber Singers traveled to England in July 2015 for a twelve-day tour, during which they performed in some of the country’s most historic and best-known cathedrals. The forty-six chorus members performed at Canterbury Cathedral, St. Paul’s Cathedral, and Westminster Abbey. One of the performers was Ruth Hagler, a sophomore studying social work. >> Video Read more...

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Search Underway for the Next Vice Chancellor for Communications

The search for the next vice chancellor for communications is now underway. Chris Cimino, vice chancellor for finance and administration, is chairing the search. Candidates will be recruited over the next couple of months, with plans to host finalists on campus in mid-May. Read more...

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Editorial Guidelines Can Help in Writing about the University
Did you know that UT has a set of editorial guidelines that apply to writing about the university? These guidelines are helpful for those who work on university websites, publications, and social media. Learn more about how to accurately refer to UT in written pieces, instances when the university's editorial style is different from the Chicago Manual of Style and Associated Press style, and the lingo we use to capture UT's spirit. Read more...
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Department Heads Forum Is March 9

The next meeting of the Department Heads Forum, a series of workshops and discussions for both recently appointed and long-standing department heads, is Wednesday, March 9. A roundtable discussion on the topic of service will be held. Read more...

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University Housing to Host Second Annual Fainting Goat 5K Fun Run

University Housing will host its second annual Fainting Goat 5K and Fun Run on Saturday, April 2. Check-in is at 7:30 a.m. at Fred D. Brown Jr. Residence Hall, 1817 Andy Holt Ave., and the race begins at 9 a.m. Read more...

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Expert to Talk about Museum Technology, Design at McClung Museum
As part of the School of Art's annual lecture series, Palmyre Pierroux will give the talk "Media Design for Museum Experiences: An Interdisciplinary Perspective" at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, March 10. The lecture, in the McClung Museum auditorium, is free and open to the public and will be followed by a reception. Pierroux, associate professor of educational sciences at the University of Oslo, Norway, will discuss trends in the design of digital media for visitor use in museums. Read more...
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Vanderbilt Magazine Features Mundorff in Story about Seventy-Five-Year-Old Mystery
Vanderbilt Magazine, the flagship publication of Vanderbilt University, reported on an investigation featuring the assistance of Amy Mundorff of UT's Forensic Anthropology Center. Read more...
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Announcements
Call for Applications: Evolutionary Quantitative Genetics 2016, a NIMBioS Tutorial Read more...
Engagement Scholarship Consortium Conference Proposals Due March 15 Read more...
Friday's Lunch and Learn Session Topic Is Laboratory Safety Read more...

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Events
Writers in the Library: Cameron Conaway, 7:00 p.m. today Read more...
Facilities Fundamentals: Mosquito and Pest Control, 11:30 a.m. Tuesday Read more...
Scenes from Daily Life on Athenian Vases, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday Read more...

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Cone Zone

Cumberland Avenue will be completely closed at the intersection with Seventeenth Street from 5:00 a.m. Saturday, March 12, to 6:00 a.m. Monday, March 14, for utility work. One lane of Seventeenth Street will be closed during Spring Break, March 14-18. For more info, call 974-3061.

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Networking at Neyland

From Torchbearer: Andrew Kilgore ('10), end-user support account manager at TEKsystems in Knoxville, knows from experience the advantage that can come from attending a Networking at Neyland event. Last February, he met senior Tanner Hartman ('15). They kept in touch, and when Hartman graduated in December, Kilgore hired him. Read more...

For the Love of Physics

From Quest: Just about every physicist on the planet would bend over backward for an opportunity to work at the Large Hadron Collider, the most complex experimental facility the world has ever known. So how did a UT undergraduate become one of the 1,700 US researchers trying to solve some of the greatest mysteries of the universe? All she had to do was ask. Read more...

 
 
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