November 15, 2016

New $4 Million Program Will Help Recruit Exceptional Graduate Students

A $4 million fellowship program will help UT recruit the best and brightest graduate students from around the world. The Tennessee Fellowship for Graduate Excellence, administered by the Graduate School, will debut next fall. Read more...

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Big Orange Give: Today Is College Day; Support Yours with a Gift
Many colleges have specific challenges or matches they're trying to meet during this year's Big Orange Give, UT's five-day social-media-based giving campaign now underway. The UT Libraries’ goal for the week is $7,500. If they meet their goal, Professor Emeritus Bill Bass will give $10,000 to support the libraries. For more about each college's goal, see the Big Orange Give website. Read more...
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Enter for Chance to Win One of Five $75 VolShop Gift Cards

The Office of Communications and Marketing is seeking feedback from the campus community about the ways you get information. Your survey responses will help us continue to improve how the university communicates with you. You also have the chance to win one of five $75 gift cards to the VolShop or one of ten UT–themed giveaway bags. Read more...

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Office Story: Little Italy Is Hiding in McClung Tower
Renée D'Elia-Zunino, distinguished lecturer in Italian studies, takes us inside her office in McClung Tower. She shares her office with two other lecturers but has made the space her home away from home for the past 18 years. “I love this office so much that I don’t think I’d move if they asked me to,” she said. Read more...
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UT Partnering with WVU to Study Coal Demand in Appalachia

UT, in partnership with West Virginia University, has received $349,999 from the Appalachian Regional Commission and the US Economic Development Administration to study the consequences of Appalachia's falling coal demand. Read more...

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UT Retail Students to Compete in National Design Competition
UT students will have an opportunity to showcase their design talents and retail know-how in a national design competition sponsored by Robin-Ruth, an international casual lifestyle brand. The company selected UT to participate as one of six high-ranking retail programs in the United States. Read more...
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Diversity Dialogue Town Hall: Campus Carry Tonight
Oxford University Press to Demo Databases, Nov. 16 and 17 Read more...

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Lunch and Learn with Becky Jacobs, 12-1 p.m. Tomorrow Read more...
College of Communication and Information Master's Program Reception, 4-6 p.m. Tomorrow Read more...

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