UT Knoxville’s supercomputing capabilities are about to become more powerful. The UT-managed National Institute for Computational Sciences is adding 300 teraflops to the TeraGrid’s total computational capability thanks to two awards from the National Science Foundation which total $3.4 million.
UT Knoxville will kick off National Campus Safety Awareness Month with its annual Safety Day on Wednesday, Sept. 1. For the third year in a row, UT is one of several schools that will focus on safety awareness in partnership with the national nonprofit organization Security On Campus Inc. The group aims to prevent violence,
The Fall 2010 Ready for the World Passports have arrived and are ready for distribution. The Passport is a calendar and guide to many of the international and intercultural events taking place on campus and in the community through the end of the academic year.
KNOXVILLE — The University of Tennessee College of Law has welcomed one of its largest classes in years, with 169 students enrolling. The class of 2013 was selected from more than 1,500 applicants. Karen R. Britton, director of admissions, financial aid and career services for the College of Law, said the large class is consistent
World-renowned guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela will present their unique blend of rock and metal with Hispano-classical overtones at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 31, in Cox Auditorium in the Alumni Memorial Building. They also will feature special guest Bobby Long.
KNOXVILLE — Fifteen University of Tennessee, Knoxville, freshmen will put some of this year’s early lessons into practice this weekend when they travel to St. Bernard and Plaquemines parishes, just outside New Orleans, to assist Remote Area Medical (RAM). All first-year students were eligible to apply for this trip, and these students were selected because
UT Knoxville and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have named physics professor Lee Riedinger as director of the UTK/ORNL Center for Interdisciplinary Research and Graduate Education.