A variety of fruit flavors will enhance the international fare at the Ready for the World Café at UT Knoxville the week of Nov. 9. The café is open from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday in the Hermitage Room on the third floor of the University Center. Diners pay $11 for the
Disgraced celebrities, athletes and politicians who attempt to save face by issuing a hangdog apology to the public are a sad sight. In this Commercial Appeal story, Karen Hilyard, assistant professor of public relations at UT Knoxville, says delivering a heartfelt mea culpa to a public audience can be a career saver.
One of India’s most respected holy men will speak at the Baker Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, on Friday, Nov. 6, as part of his 10th visit to the U.S. Sri Viswayogi Viswamjee will lecture on “Vision 2020: Peace & Unity, a New World Reality.” The talk will begin at
Israeli musician Idan Raichel will bring with him a host of international performers when he visits the UT Knoxville campus Monday, Nov. 9, as part of the 2009-2010 Cultural Attractions Series. The Idan Raichel Project will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Cox Auditorium of the Alumni Memorial Building. Tickets are $5 for students, $20
Joan Creasia, dean of the College of Nursing at UT Knoxville, will retire at the end of the academic year. Creasia began serving as the college’s third dean on Oct. 1, 1995. Of all current deans on the UT Knoxville campus, she is the longest-serving.
A portion of Chamique Holdsclaw Drive will close on Sunday, Nov. 8, for approximately 18 months due to the construction of a new football training center. The street will be closed for vehicular and pedestrian traffic from Lake Loudoun Boulevard to Pat Head Summitt Street.