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Seven New UT Torchbearers (265)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn.– The University of Tennessee bestowed its highest student honor on seven seniors Wednesday at the campus Honors Banquet. The Torchbearer award went to Rebecca Loney of Knoxville, Travis Wright of Whitesburg, Tausha Carmack of Bristol, CeCedric Bobo and Jamie Pizzirusso of Memphis, James Kirkland of Jackson, and Andrew Schaeffer of Collierville. Loney, an

UT Faculty Cited for Teaching (245)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Excellence in teaching and student advising was recognized at UT-Knoxville’s Honors Banquet with the presentation of awards to 17 individuals. Dr. David Etnier, professor of ecology and evolutionary biology; Dr. Mary Collins Holcomb, associate professor of marketing; Dr. Michael Mullen, associate professor of plant and soil science; and Dr. Gilya Schmidt, associate

Service Honored at UT Banquet (200)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Students, faculty, staff and alumni of UT were recognized Wednesday for the hundreds of hours they give in service to the university. For contributions beyond that required in their jobs, Chancellor Bill Snyder presented Customer Service Awards to Mary Boyd, who is retiring after 38 years in the Career Services and Placement