The Jazz for Justice Project, which originated at UT Knoxville, has gotten a little unexpected national publicity, thanks to a photo in the current issue of Newsweek magazine. Jazz for Justice was created in 2006 and its mission is to help raise awareness and funding for the plight of women and youth trying to rebuild
Two Send Roses recipients were celebrated in April, Patricia Wagoner and Heather Webb. There were no Send Roses recipients in January or February, and there will not be a May recipient either.
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will conduct a test of its UT Alert system May 26, 2009.