October 18, 2016

M*A*S*H Actor, Science Educator Alan Alda to Speak November 1
Alan Alda, an acclaimed actor and science educator widely known for his role in the television series M*A*S*H, will speak at UT on Tuesday, November 1. Alda will deliver the second Ken and Blaire Mossman Distinguished Lecture at 6:30 p.m. in the Cox Auditorium of the Alumni Memorial Building. Through his talk, titled "Getting Beyond a Blind Date with Science," Alda will share his passion for science communication. Read more...
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Third Annual UT Arab Fest Returns October 21-22
The third annual UT Arab Fest kicks off on Friday, October 21. The festival will include presentations from an extensive list of performers and cultural demonstrations. The festival invites members of the campus and Knoxville community to learn more about Arab culture. Read more...
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UT to Host Big Orange STEM Saturday for Educators on October 22

East Tennessee high school teachers, guidance counselors, and other education professionals are invited to learn ways they can better prepare students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields for the rigors of college life during Big Orange STEM Saturday for Educators on October 22. Hosted by UT Libraries, the free half-day event will be held at Hodges Library. Read more...

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Facilities Services Hosts Tree Planting and Care Workshop
Would you like to gain valuable knowledge about tree planting and maintenance from a professional arborist? Facilities Services will host a campus workshop, Facilities Fundamentals: Tree Planting and Care, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Wednesday, October 26, in the International House Great Room. Read more...
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New End of Course Evaluations to Launch this Fall

A new end of course evaluation system for students to provide feedback to instructors will be used this fall. The Campus Labs survey delivery system opened this week so faculty can log in to the system to review their class rosters and the end of course evaluation question sets that have been assigned to each class. Read more...

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Learn About 3-D Printing During Make Break at Pendergrass Library

Are you curious about 3-D printing? Have you ever wondered how to incorporate 3-D design into classroom projects? Students, faculty, and staff are invited to Make Break, 2-3 p.m. today and on the third Thursday of each month in Pendergrass Library. Make Break is an interactive tour and demonstration of the library’s maker space and 3-D printing technology. Read more...

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Announcements
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Development Candidate Public Forum with Joan M. Bienvenue, Today, 2-3 p.m. Read more...
National Elections: Debate Watch! Tomorrow Night Read more...
Engineers Day Thursday Read more...

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Events
Diversity Dialogues Town Hall: Mass Shootings & Community Impact 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tonight Read more...
Lunch and Learn with Patrick Grzanka and Nora Berenstain, Noon to 1 p.m. Tomorrow Read more...
A Night at the Museum: Careers in Museums, Archives, and Libraries, 4-5:30 p.m. Tomorrow Read more...

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