The leading undergraduate researchers of UT Knoxville were recognized last week at the 14th annual Exhibition of Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement (EURēCA) competition. More than 200 undergraduate researchers vied for the top spots in numerous concentrations ranging from engineering to music.
On a sunny and warm Friday afternoon in March, about 100 students and staff at UT Knoxville could be seen stacking aluminum cans, shot-putting phonebooks and throwing old Lane Kiffin bobble-head dolls down the TRECS intramural fields. It was all part of Recyclympics, an event that featured nine interactive activities aimed at bringing awareness to
TAO: The Martial Art of Drumming comes to Knoxville on Wednesday, April 7. The performance takes place at 7:30 p.m. at the Bijou Theatre. Tickets are available to students for $5 with a valid UT ID, $20 for UT faculty and staff, and $25 for the general public.
During the past several months, Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek has been working closely with the vice chancellors to strategically prepare for the fiscal 2011 and 2012 years. To share more information about the budget, he will host an open forum for faculty and staff at 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 13, in the Shiloh Room of
Teams from Knoxville and Nashville took top honors at this year’s Tennessee Science Olympiad State Tournament. Thirty-six middle and high school teams from across the state competed in the event held on March 27 at UT Knoxville to determine the state’s pre-eminent science scholars. Students from Bearden Middle School in Knoxville won the middle school
Raymond Fisman, the Lambert Family Professor of Social Enterprise and research director of the Social Enterprise Program at Columbia (University) Business School, will be at UT Knoxville on April 6 to talk about global crime and address some of these questions.
Helping the School of Music at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, never sounded so good. The school is hosting a spring fundraiser, “Classical Meets Jazz,” at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 10, at Fox Den Country Club.
David Gold, a UT Knoxville assistant professor of English, has won the 2010 Outstanding Book Award from the Conference on College Composition and Communication for his recent book, “Rhetoric at the Margins: Revising the History of Writing Instruction in American Colleges, 1873-1947.”