The 2008 Chancellor’s Honors Banquet will be held on April 9 at the University Center, where more than 200 students, faculty, staff and organizations will be honored for their achievements.
Civil rights leader and UT administrator Rita Geier was honored Feb. 28 with a lifetime achievement award during the second annual African American Image Awards. The awards, hosted by Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc., the Student African American Brotherhood and several other minority student organizations across campus, celebrate excellence displayed by black students and faculty
Architecture and Design Associate Professor T.K. Davis has been named to the American Institute of Architects (AIA) College of Fellows, an honor awarded to AIA members making significant contributions to the profession.
If you hear the sounds of Rocky Top in the air, the music may be coming from the Space Shuttle Endeavour. UT Space Institute alumnus Dominic Gorie will be in command of the shuttle mission slated to launch today from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
The search for the next chancellor at UT Knoxville has picked up momentum with the announcement that a search firm has been selected to assist with the process. "The firm will be helping us administratively with the search," said Hap McSween, search committee chairman, "but their main job is in developing candidates."
Grammy winner Lucinda Williams once called RB Morris "the greatest unknown songwriter in the country." Maybe he is. But in Knoxville and at the University of Tennessee, he’s one of our own and we know him well.
With help from UT’s Center for Industrial Services and students from the UT College of Engineering, a Tennessee tool manufacturer can help its clients make products faster. Accu-Router Inc. of Morrison makes high-speed routers that cut everything from plywood to composite materials. Their clients use these routers to mass-produce parts for upholstered furniture, boats and
Top professionals in hospitality and tourism will discuss the future of their industries as part of Hospitality and Tourism Leadership Week, March 26-27, at the University of Tennessee. Susan Whitaker, commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development, and representatives from Ruby Tuesday, O’Charley’s Inc., Pilot Travel Centers and Crown Plaza will discuss their industries