Registration is now under way for the University of Tennessee Pro2Serve Math Contest scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 25, on campus. Contest participation is open to all Tennessee high school students.
The UT Graphic Arts Service recently won top honors from In-plant Printing and Mailing Association for its digital printing quality. They submitted their Innovative Computing Laboratory Report booklet to the contest and were notified by phone that they had won a gold award.
Robert Reich, former U.S. Secretary of Labor and former director of President Bill Clinton’s economic transition team, will speak at UT on Oct. 19. The inaugural speaker for the First Tennessee Foundation Distinguished MBA Speaker Series, Reich’s lecture will begin at 3 p.m. in Alumni Memorial Auditorium. The event is free and open to the
UT has announced the creation of the new UT Institute for Leadership, Ethics and Diversity in Sport to provide cross-disciplinary training and research to meet the changing demands of the global sport and leisure industry.
Christopher Columbus’ voyage to the “New World” and the ensuing age of exploration and colonialism helped bring new influences to the traditional music prevalent in Europe during the medieval and Renaissance eras. During Columbus Day week, two performances by the Boston Camerata — distinguished visiting artists in residence at UT — will demonstrate the blending
The University of Tennessee reminds fans attending Saturday’s game against Georgia at Neyland Stadium to practice good sportsmanship and hospitality. The Tennessee Volunteers’ game Saturday, Oct. 6, against the Bulldogs will kick off at 3:30 p.m. EDT. It will be broadcast on CBS.
A presentation to the Cherokee Farm Planning Committee will be held from 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 4, at the UT Visitors Center, 2704 Kingston Pike. World-renowned architect Robert Ivy, a fellow in the American Institute of Architects, will make a presentation to the committee and interested stakeholders about planning an architectural vision
Potential law school applicants in East Tennessee are invited to attend a Law School Admission Workshop and Recruitment Fair on Oct. 10 at the College of Law. The program will begin with a question-and-answer session with admissions representatives from noon to 1 p.m. EDT in Room 132.
Courtney Cronley, doctoral student in social work, has had her doctoral research proposal selected by the Dept of Housing and Urban Development for funding in the amount of $15,000. Her proposed project is titled "Examining How Organizational Social Context Influences Technology Diffusion Among Homeless Service Providers." For more info call 974-3176.
Demetrius Richmond, a UT higher education administration program doctoral student from Memphis, was nominated by U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters to serve as one of her representatives at the Congressional Black Caucus in Washington, D.C.
Faculty member Jay Rubenstein has brought home a major national honor to the University of Tennessee in the midst of a semester dedicated to his field of study. Rubenstein, an associate professor of history and a member of UT’s Marco Institute for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, has been named a recipient of a 2007 MacArthur