USA Today spoke with Beauvais Lyons, UT Chancellor’s Professor and James R. Cox Professor of Art, about museum exhibits of mythical creatures and how we know what is real, and what isn’t. Lyons heads the “Hokes Archives” in the John C. Hodges Library, which includes the faux history of three civilizations: the Apasht, the Arenot,
Interested in starting a business but don’t know how? The Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the College of Business Administration will offer the chance for students, faculty, and the community to learn from entrepreneurs and business experts about the essentials of getting a company off the ground.
Harry “Hap” McSween, Chancellor’s Professor and Distinguished Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences, is being honored by the National Academy of Sciences for his extraordinary scientific achievements.
For students looking to have life-changing adventures, the best way to start planning is to attend the Spring 2012 Study Abroad Fair. The fair will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 25, in the University Center Ballroom.
Armed with a new ability to find retinal anomalies at the cellular level, Mahmut Karakaya in the department of electrical engineering and computer science at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, along with colleagues at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and neurobiologists at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital have made a discovery they hope will ultimately lead
The Global Supply Chain Institute at UT Knoxville welcomes four more international organizations as sponsors of its Supply Chain Forum. GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), the Tennessee Valley Authority, Penske, and FreightWatch International recently joined the initiative. In 2011 alone, the forum welcomed fifteen new members. GSK is the forum’s first new sponsor in 2012.
The American Institute of Architecture Students has recognized a UT Knoxville professor for his excellence as an educator. Brian Ambroziak, an associate professor in the UT College of Architecture and Design, recently received the AIAS Educator Honor Award.