August 24, 2016

Donate Goods for Louisiana Flood Relief
The Volunteer community is coming together to help our SEC neighbors in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, after widespread devastation from flooding. An on-campus drop-off location will be accepting cleaning supplies and other items today. Read more...
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In Memoriam: Lisa Michell Capps Vito
Lisa Michell Capps Vito, research assistant in the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology for sixteen years, died Sunday. She is survived by her husband, Fred Vito; son, Daniel Bell; and sister, Judy Dunkle. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Young-Williams Animal Shelter. A receiving of friends will be held 5:00-7:00 p.m. Friday, August 26, at Mynatt Funeral Home Fountain City Chapel. Read more...
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Discussions Planned for Community to Reflect on National Tragedies

The Division of Student Life invites the campus community for a series of discussions on Thursday to provide healing and reflection on national events that have occurred this summer in Orlando, Florida; Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Dallas; and Falcon Heights, Minnesota. Five sessions will be held in four locations from 10:00 a.m. to noon; noon to 2:00 p.m.; and 2:00-4:00 p.m. The Division of Student Life Diversity Committee will host the discussions. Read more...

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Writers in the Library Features Reading by Christopher Hebert
Christopher Hebert will read from his new novel, Angels of Detroit, at 7:00 p.m. Monday, August 29, at Hodges Library. Hebert is an assistant professor at UT and teaches fiction writing. Read more...
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Culinary Program Joins Forces with Area Chefs in 'Tomato Crush'

A group of students in the Culinary Program will be chopping, crushing, and stirring end-of-season tomatoes into gallons of tomato sauce alongside Chef Greg Eisele, director of the program, other instructors, and community volunteers on Saturday during the second annual James Bosi Tomato Crush. The event will be held at the Knoxville Convention Center. Second Harvest Food Bank will collect and distribute the prepared sauce to families in need. Read more...

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Unexpected Treasures: An Evening with Lark Mason at McClung Museum
Join UT alumnus and Antiques Roadshow appraiser Lark Mason for a special evening from 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. Sunday, October 9, at the McClung Museum. Mason will present "Unexpected Treasures and How to Find Them: Why Great Works of Art Turn Up in Odd Locations," followed by farm-to-table dinner stations throughout the galleries, cocktails, and music by the Empty Bottle String Band. Purchase tickets to the event. Read more...
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Leadership Studies Minor Now Accepting Applications

The application period for the Leadership Studies minor is open through September 25. The program is a collaboration between the Center for Leadership and Service and the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies in the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences. Read more...

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Announcements
Correction: Forget Me Not 5K Is 2:00 p.m. Sunday Read more...
Remembering 9-11: Share Your Story Read more...
Register for Horse Hay Field Days Read more...

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Events
Chancellor Search Listening Session, 3:30–4:30 p.m. Today Read more...
Department of State Internships and Fellowships Information Session, 4:00–5:30 p.m. Monday Read more...
Red Zone Pop-Up, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday Read more...

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