October 22, 2015

Big Orange Give Nears Fundraising Goal
Today is the final day of Big Orange Give, UT’s social-media-based giving campaign. Private support is the fuel that keeps us moving ahead on our journey to becoming a better university, and faculty and staff participation is critical to meeting our goals and funding projects. The collective impact of small gifts is enormous: about 50 percent of all gifts are $100 or less. In 2014, gifts given during Big Orange Give helped fund band scholarships, the Black Alumni Scholarship, the Tennessee Pledge Scholarship Gift Fund, and the Young Alumni Scholarship. >> Video Read more...
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Aerojet Rocketdyne, UT, ORNL Take on New Advanced Manufacturing Thrust
The College of Engineering and the US Department of Energy's Manufacturing Demonstration Facility (MDF) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory have embarked on a new initiative in additive manufacturing for the aerospace industry. Read more...
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UT Law Named a Top Law School by Princeton Review

The College of Law is one of the nation's outstanding law schools, according to the Princeton Review's annual guide, The Best 173 Law Schools: 2016 Edition. In the guide, the Princeton Review profiles UT Law and other top law schools with information and ratings about academic programs, student life, admissions, selectivity, and career placement services. The publication recognizes UT's "great education at an affordable price." Read more...

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Former Prime Minister of Japan to Speak at Baker Center October 28
The community is invited to attend the inaugural Howard H. Baker Jr. Memorial Lecture featuring Former Prime Minister of Japan Yasuo Fukuda at 5:30 p.m. October 28 at the Baker Center. Read more...
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McCann at Writers in the Library on November 2
Internationally acclaimed writer Colum McCann will read from his work as part of the Writers in the Library series at 7:00 p.m. Monday, November 2. The event will be held in the Lindsay Young Auditorium of Hodges Library, and is free and open to the public. Read more...
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Safety Tip: What to Do in an Earthquake
Did you know East Tennessee is one of the most active seismic zones in the country? Last week, more than 3.2 million people participated in The Great Central US ShakeOut to encourage earthquake preparedness. The Office of Emergency Management encourages you to take a moment to learn what to do if an earthquake should occur on our campus. Read more...
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Announcements
Trailblazer Series to Host Michael Nettles on November 5 Read more...
Arab Fest Continues Today on Pedestrian Walkway Read more...
UT Gardens Hosting Two Halloween Events This Weekend Read more...

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Events
Science Forum: Restoring Urban Streams, noon today Read more...
Soccer Match: Tennessee vs. Ole Miss, 7:00 p.m. today Read more...
VOLoween, 6:30–8:00 p.m. Monday, October 26 Read more...

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