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Phi Beta Kappa

Thirty-six Knox County students attending the University of Tennessee-Knoxville have been inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa national honor society. Membership in the honor society is limited to juniors and seniors in the College of Liberal Arts who have shown outstanding academic achievement. Phi Beta Kappa, founded in 1776, is the oldest national academic honor

Acid Rain

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — New field experiments reinforce 1990 research showing that acid rain harms red spruce forests in the Northern Appalachian highlands, a University of Tennessee economist said Thursday. Dr. Milton Russell of UT-Knoxville and Oak Ridge National Laboratory chaired a committee which reviewed the earlier study by the National Acid Precipitation Assessment Program. NAPAP’s


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A Southern Association of Colleges. and Schools visitation team will visit the University of Tennessee-Knoxville April 20-23. Dr. Bill Snyder, UT-Knoxville interim vice chancellor for academic affairs, said the visit is part of SACS’ accreditation process, which occurs every 10 years. The team will be headed by University of Georgia President Charles