Stefanie Benjamin, assistant professor in the Retail, Hospitality, and Tourism Management program, recently was featured in a BuzzFeed article about the Lake Lure Dirty Dancing Festival.
UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy has released its schedule for lectures and events this fall.
The School of Interior Design has changed its name to the School of Interior Architecture to reflect its educational intent and scope of work. The name change clarifies the school’s connection with its counterparts in the College of Architecture and Design—the School of Architecture and the School of Landscape Architecture.
When UT’s Pride of the Southland Band takes the field this fall, two women will be front and center. Junior Rebecca Percy of Trussville, Alabama, is the drum major—only the third woman to hold the position. Senior Laiton Pigg is starting her second year as assistant drum major.
UT welcomes fans and visitors to campus Saturday, September 9, for the first home football game of the 2017 season. Kickoff is set for 4 p.m. EDT for the Volunteers’ game against the Sycamores of Indiana State University.
UT is hosting its first academic advising conference today, with plans to make the event an annual occurrence.