WBIR Channel 10 recently featured Jay Rubenstein in a story about the newest round of MacArthur Fellows, a select group of people who receive the title of “genius” and $625,000 in recognition of their work.
The Nashville Scene highlighted Margaret Lazarus Dean’s recent book, Leaving Orbit: Notes from the Last Days of American Spaceflight.
The Haslam College of Business will be sponsoring a scholarship for the 2016 Executive MBA for Strategic Leadership program. Nominations are currently being accepted for the program which begins in January 2016.
UT prepared Joel Seligstein for success in Silicon Valley, and now the 2006 alumnus has given back to his alma mater.
A company’s $3.5 million expansion in Knoxville is seen in part as a reflection of one-third of its workforce being UT graduates.
Many rural Appalachian families lack knowledge about end-of-life care options and the role of hospice care. Faculty members in the College of Nursing are addressing this need through a Community Partnership for End-of-Life Care.
UT’s School of Music is hosting its first contemporary music festival October 22–24.
A UT graduate student will play all thirty-five roles in a Pulitzer Prize- and Tony award-winning play at the Clarence Brown Theatre.
Last year, nearly 1,600 donors contributed more than $765,000 to the Big Orange Give, UT’s five-day social-media-based giving campaign. This year’s Big Orange Give will run October 19–23 with a goal of $1 million.