In honor of HERstory month, the UT Knoxville Women’s Coordinating Council is hosting the event “Stiletto Stampede: Walking Tall” to celebrate the power of women. The walk begins at 12:05 p.m. on Monday, March 15, at the University Center Plaza.
Alan N. Greenberg, former publisher of Esquire magazine and creator of many successful online and traditional media and interactive business services, was honored with the College of Communication and Information’s 2010 Donald G. Hileman Distinguished Alumni Award.
Early detection is key to more effective treatment for Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of cognitive impairment, and new research shows that a test developed at the University of Tennessee is more than 95 percent effective in detecting cognitive abnormalities associated with these diseases.
John Marks, president and founder of Search for Common Ground in Washington, D.C., will speak about “Peace Building and Conflict Resolution” at UT Knoxville on March 16. Marks’ talk, which begins at 7 p.m. in the Great Room of the International House, is part of the Great Decisions Program, which brings speakers from around the