KNOXVILLE — UT Knoxville will kick off Safety Awareness Month with Safety Day and swear in the new UT Police Department Chief Gloria Graham at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 1 at the University Center Plaza Walkway to Haslam Business Building. Graham was named chief in July and began serving in early August. She was formerly assistant
Tracy Kidder, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of this year’s Life of the Mind book, “Mountains Beyond Mountains,” will visit UT Knoxville on Thursday for a lecture and book-signing. The event is open only to university freshmen and will take place at 7 p.m. in the Alumni Memorial Building’s Cox Auditorium.
Writers Andrew Farkas and M.O. Walsh open the year’s series of authors reading from their works in the Hodges Library at UT Knoxville. Farkas and Walsh will read from their recently published collections of short stories at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 13, in the library auditorium. Books will be available for purchase and signing.