Millie Gimmel, a UT Knoxville professor of Spanish, will discuss the persistance of indigenous Nahua medical practices as they are represented in Chicano/a fiction at the University Studies Program’s Centripetals Luncheon at noon on Wednesday, March 25.
Renowned polymer scientist Alexei Sokolov has been named as the second University of Tennessee-Oak Ridge National Laboratory Governor’s Chair. “This is another important step forward toward our goal to build the university’s capabilities and reputation as a leading national research institution,” said acting UT President Jan Simek in making the announcement.
Renowned polymer scientist Alexei Sokolov has been named as the second University of Tennessee-Oak Ridge National Laboratory Governor’s Chair. The Governor’s Chair program, funded by the state of Tennessee and ORNL, is designed to attract top scientists to take part in the unique research partnership that exists between the state’s flagship university and the nation’s
University of Tennessee faculty and staff are invited to a farewell reception March 27 at the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy for center director Alan C. Lowe, who will become the director of the George W. Bush Presidential Library in Dallas, Texas.
Todd Diacon, UT Knoxville vice provost for academic operations, invites faculty to nominate themselves or a colleague to serve as fellows in the 2009-2010 Southeastern Conference Academic Leadership Development Program (SEC ALDP).
The UT baseball team will help “Make Orange Green” with a special St. Patrick’s Day “green” baseball game, 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, when the Vols take on the Chanticleers of Coastal Carolina University.
A nationally renowned chef. Locally grown and produced food. Great bluegrass entertainment and a silent auction of terrific items. All of this is on the menu at Appalachian Spring, to be held at 6 p.m. March 28 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Knoxville. The event, organized by students, is a fundraiser for the UT
The Make Orange Green Initiative, RecSports and SPEAK are hosting a reusable water bottle drive today at the Pedestrian Mall and TRECS.