Watch out, Bobby Flay. Move aside, Paula Deen. UT Knoxville’s Jason Timmons is in the kitchen and he’s cooking up some prize-winning fare. The Volunteer Dining chef took the top prize at last week’s South Regional ARAMARK Culinary Excellence (ACE) Challenge Finals held at Berry College in Georgia.
Solar power is a viable energy source for the nation, and its use is rapidly growing in the U.S. as federal incentives—similar to those that helped other energy markets to develop—are put in place. That is the message of “Assessment of Incentives and Employment Impacts of Solar Industry Deployment,” a report commissioned by the Solar
The common reading selection for the Class of 2016 is Eric Liu’s “The Accidental Asian: Notes of a Native Speaker,” a thematic memoir that challenges readers to consider identity as something both accidental and intentional. Faculty, staff, and graduate teaching associates are being sought to serve as discussion leaders.