The Smart Communities Initiative is founded upon the idea that universities and communities should work together to improve the health and vitality of their areas.
The Science Alliance is seeking proposals from faculty members for Joint Directed Research and Development program funding.
Sharon Jean-Philippe, an assistant professor of urban forestry, and Sam Adams, UT campus arborist, will present “A New Vision for Trees on the University of Tennessee Campus” at the semester’s first Science Forum at noon on Friday.
The Institute of Agriculture has named Bob Trigiano the Institute Professor of 2015. The title is given annually to faculty members who demonstrate high achievement in teaching, research, and service. Trigiano is a professor in the university’s entomology andplant pathology department.
The Institute of Agriculture recently honored some of its top faculty, staff, researchers, and outreach experts with a number of prestigious awards. More than thirty people were recognized with a variety of honors—many gifts sponsored by past faculty, alumni, and friends of the Institute.
The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy has released its schedule of events for this fall.
The Office of the Provost is launching Department Heads Forum, a new series of workshops and discussions for both recently appointed and the long-standing department heads.
Effective campus response to an emergency depends on being prepared. Just like playing a musical instrument or sport, prior knowledge and practice make a difference in performance. Drills are important to ensure effective response in high-stress situations.
Music Professor Wesley Baldwin will discuss the human need to interact with music during the first Pregame Showcase on Saturday, September 12.