The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy and the Knox County Election Commission have teamed up to find a more convenient way for residents to vote, with a goal of increasing voter turnout and the cost efficiency of elections.
The University of Tennessee Outreach and Engagement Measurement Instrument, an online survey about the public outreach efforts of the university’s faculty and professional staff, will end March 15, 2008.
Intercultural Intersections will feature the documentary “Ethnic Notions” at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10, in the Hodges Library Auditorium.
The Tennessee Governor’s Academy for Mathematics and Science will be recruiting rising high school juniors to apply for admission at 6 p.m. on Feb. 11 in the Shiloh Room of the University Center.
Tom Ezell of the UT Community Partnership Center is working to preserve UT’s architectural history. These efforts are reported in The Chronicle of Higher Education.
UT has opened a new Office of External Scholarships to help students apply for and win such prestigious post-graduate scholarships as the Rhodes and Fulbright.
“Thinking about the Law School?” is the theme of a minority student open house to be held Feb. 29 at the College of Law. The free event, to be held from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. is for college graduates, students currently enrolled in college or community college, high school students and student advisers.