The UT community is invited to a dedication event for “A Startling Whirlwind of Opportunity,” the new sculpture on the UT Knoxville campus, at 10:15 a.m. Friday, Sept. 11, at the Pedestrian Mall. The artist, Alice Aycock, and the donor, alumnus Wilton D. “Chick” Hill, will speak at the ceremony, alongside UT Knoxville Provost and
Former NBA star and University of Tennessee, Knoxville, alumnus Allan Houston will give the keynote address at Torch Night, an annual tradition for UT students.
Twenty-three female students in the College of Communication and Information at UT Knoxville have been paired with cable telecommunications professionals in a mentoring program. The program is sponsored by the local chapter of Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) and supported by local businesses, including Scripps Networks and RIVR Media.
Despite the rain, Wednesday’s UT Safety Day was well-attended with many students, faculty and staff stopping by tents set up across campus to learn about all aspects of staying safe on and off campus.