Roberto Kolter of Harvard Medical School’s Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics will present a seminar entitled “Functional Anatomy of a Bacterial Biofilm,” 3:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 5, in 32 Alumni Memorial Building.
The Jazz for Justice Project will host a conference at UT Knoxville on the impact of resource mining in Africa and a benefit concert for the people of northern Uganda this week. The conference on extractive industries in Africa, titled “Blood Diamonds, Blood Phones and the Devil’s Gold: Africa’s Resource Curse,” will be held on
UT Knoxville welcomes fans to campus Saturday for the Volunteers’ game against Auburn University. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:45 p.m. EDT. Neyland Stadium gates open at 5:45 p.m. The game will be televised on ESPN. The university would like to remind visitors to campus about stadium policies and game day logistics.
The UT Knoxville graduate school will recognize some of its most outstanding students this week. More than 50 graduate students have received fellowships based on their research work. The students will be honored at a lunch Thursday, Oct. 1. The fellowship program promotes recruitment of excellent scholars to graduate programs.