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UT Students Honored at Banquet

Eight seniors, including a Knoxvillian, were named Torchbearer at UT-Knoxville’s campus honors banquet Wednesday night. Keith Townsend of Powell, immediate past president of the Student Government Association, was among the eight who received the campus’ highest student honor. Several other student awards were presented at the banquet, hosted by UT-Knoxville Chancellor Bill Snyder. Seventy students

Chancellor Honors Faculty At Banquet

Dr. Donald Williams, professor of ornamental horticulture and landscape design, took the top faculty honor at UT-Knoxville’s honors banquet Wednesday. Williams was named Macebearer, the award that symbolizes the UT faculty’s commitment to service, and he will carry the Mace at commencement. Williams, who headed the ornamental horticulture department for many years, is an alumni