With help from a nearly $250,000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the University of Tennessee Libraries recently completed a project that preserves the history of education and arts literacy in the Great Smoky Mountains.
UT students are invited to learn about a career in retail and consumer sciences from UT alumni who work at some of the major retailers around the country. The Alumni and Career Exploration Day will be held from 9:40 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4, in the University Center.
After 18 months of work, students from the University of Tennessee’s sculpture program in the School of Art will help install a steel gate they designed and forged for James Agee Park near campus.
Last year students, faculty and staff from the University of Tennessee worked with residents of Copperhill, Tenn., and McCaysville, Ga., to help create a sustainable development plan for the Copper Basin. This fall, UT students will return to the area to study and help address local housing issues.