Students from the University of Tennessee are spending their spring break helping with the post-Hurricane Katrina rebuilding efforts along the Gulf Coast. A group of 10 students and one faculty member traveled Monday to Biloxi, Miss., and plans to return to Knoxville on Saturday. They will be working with Habitat for Humanity.
This March 17 article in Medical News Today outlines new research into the genetic circuitry of HIV conducted by Michael L. Simpson of ORNL and Roy D. Dar of the University of Tennessee. The findings from the study, which was led by Leor S. Weinberger of the University of California at San Diego, appear in
If the battle against HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, is a chess match, then new research gives new insight into one of the virus’ most important moves. The findings — by University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory researchers Michael Simpson and Roy Dar, with colleague Leor Weinberger, who led the research
The University of Tennessee’s Opera Theatre presents Giuseppe Verdi’s masterpiece “La Traviata” in four performances April 19-21 at the Bijou Theatre. The opera will be performed at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday, April 19; 8 p.m., Sunday, April 20; and 8 p.m., Monday, April 21. The opera is in Italian, but English super-titles will
The Educators Hall of Honor in the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences at the University of Tennessee is taking nominations for new Hall of Honor inductees now through March 31. People who would like to nominate a teacher make a donation of $1,000 in the name of the honoree. The donations go toward