Take a look at the first two weeks of the 2021-2022 academic year, filled with hundreds of events and traditions welcoming students to Rocky Top.
Karns Middle School music teacher Kami Lunsford, a 2006 music education alumna, was named Tennessee Teacher of the Year for the 2020–21 academic year.
Invested in local outreach programs and community service, Pride of the Southland Color Guard squad leader Uriah Richey plans to dedicate her career to helping others.
UT welcomes fans and visitors to campus Saturday for the football game against the University of South Carolina.
UT welcomes fans and visitors to campus Saturday for the football game against the Mocs of the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga. Kickoff is set for noon EDT. Gates open at 10 a.m. The SEC Network will televise the game.
Future Vols had the opportunity to experience what it’s like to be part of the Pride of the Southland marching band at football’s Orange and White Game earlier this month.
UT sophomore music major Darius Edwards just received a care package from Nashville that has helped launch this school year on a sweet note.
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.
“There aren’t many songs with a life like ‘Rocky Top.’”
If you’ve been to a basketball game at UT, you probably know Trennie Williams. He’s gained fame as a superfan and the character VOLstarterman. But underneath the mask and cape, Williams—who graduates this week—is a well-rounded Volunteer.
WBIR, People Magazine Highlight Marching Band Performance in Inaugural Parade
On Wednesday morning, the Pride of the Southland Band rolled out of Knoxville to continue an honored tradition—representing the state of Tennessee in the presidential inaugural parade in Washington, D.C.