The Los Angeles Times looks at a recent study from Sergey Gavrilets, associate director for scientific activities at the National Institute for Mathematical Biological Synthesis, that points to humans’ urge to band together to stand up to bullies is a key to humanity’s success as a species.
UT Knoxville expects all students who enroll to make progress toward graduation. To graduate, a student must earn a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.00. The university reviews students’ academic records at the end of each term to determine academic standing. The undergraduate catalog contains additional requirements for specific programs.
Eight UT alumni brought home a total of ten medals, including five golds, from the 2012 Olympic Games in London. The 2012 medal tally for former UT athletes surpasses the school’s previous record of eight medals, which was set at the 1996 Games in Atlanta. UT’s total medal count places the university seventh among all
Dan Berryman has been named the new assistant vice chancellor for human resources. He will begin on September 17. He will advise campus leaders on employee development and performance, recruitment, employee relations, compensation, benefits, and other HR areas. Berryman comes to UT from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, where he was assistant vice president of