Dwight Van de Vate Jr., former professor in the Department of Philosophy, died Saturday, August 25, at the age of 84. Van de Vate came to UT in 1966 and remained a faculty member until his retirement in 1999. His family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 28, at Bridges Funeral Home, 5430
Nationally and internationally recognized architects, designers, historians, and theorists will present their work this semester at UT, as part of the Robert B. Church III Memorial Lecture Series, which kicks off today. The lecture series is composed of exhibitions, presentations, and films. The series, which is free and open to the public, provides opportunities to
Pulitzer Prize finalist Bobbie Ann Mason will lead off UT’s Writers in the Library fall series next month. Mason will read from her works at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 12, in the John C. Hodges Library auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.
Faculty, staff, students, and alumni are sharing the big ideas that make a difference in their world. Peyton Manning, a 1997 communications graduate, shares his big idea of providing leadership and growth opportunities to at-risk children through his Peyback Foundation.