The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Tent City” — one of the first heroic struggles for voting rights in the rural South — with a Voting Rights Symposium March 31 and April 1. The symposium, which is free and open
Scott Studham has been named Chief Information Officer for the University of Tennessee, effective immediately, Executive Vice President David Millhorn announced.
Tom Siegfried, award-winning science writer and new editor-in-chief of Science News magazine, will give UT Knoxville’s annual Alfred and Julia Hill Lecture at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31 in the University Center Shiloh Room. Siegfried will speak on “Odds Are, It’s Wrong — The Misuse of Math in Science, Medicine and the Media.” The
Darrin Hulsey, an assistant professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, co-authored a study on dental genes in members of the Cichlidae family of fish that, 500 million years ago, may have provided the blueprint for all teeth in vertebrates today. QUEST, UT Knoxville’s comprehensive research initiative, has selected Hulsey as its Scholar
The second-ranked Tennessee Lady Volunteers traveled deep into the heart of Texas and demonstrated they have enough heart of their own to win a national championship on the home turf of the nation’s No. 1 team, capturing their second NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championship trophy in the past five seasons Saturday at Texas A&M’s
Honors and awards for UT Knoxville faculty and graduate students.