This New York Times story takes a look at some of the year’s best books on soccer, in advance of the next World Cup competition. Included in the list is “Soccer and Philosophy,” a collection of essays and articles on soccer edited by UT Knoxville philosophy professor Ted Richards.
Six University of Tennessee, Knoxville, professors have received 2010-2011 Fulbright Scholar grants to lecture or conduct research around the world. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, the program seeks to broaden worldwide understanding of political, economic, educational and cultural institutions.
If you participate in the Tennessee Optional Retirement Plan (ORP) and you have not yet taken action in response to the changes made by the State of Tennessee, several key meetings and deadlines are set for week.
Forty-four students have received scholarships from Center for International Education at UT Knoxville that will help them study abroad this summer and during the 2010-11 academic year. Eight of the recipients have won W.K. McClure Scholarships for the Study of World Affairs.
The third of four finalists for the job of director of the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy at UT Knoxville will participate in a public forum today. The forum featuring Deborah Taylor Tate will be held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in rooms 204-205 at the Baker Center.