UT Knoxville welcomes football fans and alumni to campus Saturday for Homecoming. Kickoff for the Volunteers’ game against the Tigers of the University of Memphis is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET. Neyland Stadium gates will open at 5 p.m. The game will be televised on ESPNU, marking UT’s first-ever football appearance on the ESPN-owned network
This News Sentinel story looks at the Ruff Reading Program, developed by the UT College of Veterinary Medicine’s Human-Animal Bond in Tennessee program, which uses dogs to help children learn to read.
A group of top executives from some of the nation’s leading companies — including PepsiCo Americas Foods, Wal-Mart, Nestlé, Kimberly-Clark and The Walt Disney Co. — are gathering at UT Knoxville to help the College of Business Administration launch its Shopper Marketing Forum. The meetings — which are not open to the public — will
Jeremy Rifkin, president and founder of the Foundation on Economic Trends, will speak at the inaugural event for the UT Knoxville Center for the Study of Social Justice at 7 p.m. on Nov. 10 in the University Center Ballroom. Rifkin has written 17 books on scientific and technological changes and their impact on the environment,
With the goal of shedding light on society’s most pressing social issues, UT Knoxville has formed the Center for the Study of Social Justice. Based in UT’s Department of Sociology, the center provides a framework for scholars of sociology, psychology, education, social work, law, geography, political science and philosophy, among others, to collaborate on research