The student-led weekly UT Today news program is produced by School of Journalism and Electronic Media lecturer Melissa Greene-Blye’s advanced multimedia reporting class.
From the moment a student veteran arrives on campus until they cross the graduation stage, the Veterans Resource Center makes sure they’re able to demonstrate their extraordinary abilities. That spirit remains alive, even as the center closed its physical doors and transitioned its services online.
The Student Emergency Fund allows for limited time-sensitive emergency funding for University of Tennessee, Knoxville, students experiencing financial hardship as a result of the pandemic.
“The chancellor talked to my dad—who didn’t actually go to UT but raised us as big Volunteer fans,” Mikayla Woltman said. “When I called the chancellor back, she was like, ‘I’ve been waiting for you! It’s so nice to hear from you.’”
“Disability services are so strong at UT. The office really is awesome,” said Madison Allen, a second-year nuclear engineering student.
For college students, the US Census Bureau wants to know where a student is living on or near campus rather than the permanent address of a parent or guardian.
Students received a big surprise Thursday when Peyton Manning dropped in on John Haas’ Communication Studies Senior Capstone class.
The Student Success Center and the Office of Multicultural Student Life are going above and beyond to provide easily accessible online resources to students.
UT announced a student emergency fund to provide financial assistance to students in need during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In labs across campus, faculty and staff are fabricating face-shield headbands and other personal protective gear for use by Tennessee medical professionals.
University classes are online and UT Libraries’ collections and services are available to help them.
UT’s Office of Information Technology has a supply of more than 200 laptops and 215 hotspots for students to check out, with another 500-plus ordered.