The state of Tennessee’s sales tax holiday is being held this year from Friday, Aug. 6, through Sunday, Aug. 8. During that time, computers costing less than $1,500 will be exempt from sales tax. The UT Bookstore Technology Center in the University Center is offering a special service allowing students, faculty and staff to pre-order
A section of Volunteer Boulevard on the UT Knoxville campus will be closed to through traffic from Tuesday, Aug. 3, until Tuesday, Aug. 10. The road will be closed west of Pat Head Summitt Street from 7 a.m. Aug. 3 until 7 a.m. Aug. 10. The closure is due to underground utility work to support
This News Sentinel article features Michael Knight, UT Knoxville professor of English and former director of the department’s creative writing program. Knight discusses how his career plans veered from law school to creative writing, his latest book, “The Typist,” and his family.