This WBIR-TV story features UT engineering professors Chris Cherry and Lee Han discussing their research comparing students driving and driving while texting using a driving simulator in the Transportation Research Lab. The story is part of the WBIR’s new public safety campaign for people to take a pledge to avoid sending and reading texts while
Tracy Kidder, author of this year’s Life of the Mind book, “Mountains Beyond Mountains,” is on campus today to speak to freshmen. Kidder will give a lecture and sign copies of his book at 7 p.m. today in the Alumni Memorial Building Cox Auditorium. Although this event is open only to university freshmen, it can
Gloria Graham was officially sworn-in yesterday as the new chief of police at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She is the first permanent female chief of police in the UT Police Department’s history. The ceremony was part of the kick off celebration for the campus’ annual Safety Day.
Have you ever wanted to learn more about dinosaurs, earthquakes and rocks in space? The UT Knoxville Office of Alumni Affairs offers you the chance to hear from UT experts on Friday, Sept. 17. The Alumni College program showcases faculty members from UT departments speaking on a specific theme.