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UT Speech Communication Changing Colleges (205)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The speech communication department at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville is moving from the College of Arts and Sciences to the College of Communications, campus officials announced Wednesday.  Dr. John Peters, UT-Knoxville vice chancellor for academic affairs, said seven full-time faculty and 100 undergraduates in speech communication will join 27 faculty and about

Bats Help Control Moth Pests (450)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn.– Numbers in the millions and billions slip off Dr. Gary McCracken’s tongue with the ease of an astronomer talking about stars in a galaxy.  McCracken has his eye on the sky all right, but the skies he watches are over south-central Texas. The billions are corn ear moths and the millions are free-tail