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UT Seeks Hospital Options (285)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn.– The University of Tennessee Medical Center needs options to stay competitive and UT plans to ask the legislature for the flexibility to meet changes in health care, UT President Joe Johnson said Friday.  Johnson, speaking to hospital employees, said state law currently puts the center at a competitive disadvantage with area hospitals.  UT’s

Lunch And Learn To Focus On South African Authors (130)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Registration for two lunchtime book discussions led by University of Tennessee faculty has begun at the Lawson-McGhee Library.  Dr. Thomas Hood, UT-Knoxville professor of sociology, will lead discussions on two books by South African authors: “Kaffir Boy” by Mark Mathabane and “July’s People” by Nadine Gordimer.  These “Lunch and Learn” programs, sponsored

Harlem Boys Choir To Perform (105)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Boys Choir of Harlem will perform at the Tennessee Theater at 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13.  Under the direction of Dr. Walter J. Turnbull, who founded the choir in 1968, the 35-member touring ensemble performs classical and modern music, popular song, spirituals, gospel and jazz.  Tickets are available at the University