A rally and counterprotest are scheduled for Saturday, August 26, at a Confederate memorial on 17th Street in Fort Sanders.
The Department of Environmental Health and Safety is offering four CPR/AED classes and two first aid course during May and June.
With light snow in the forecast for Knoxville, it’s a good time to review the university’s policy on operations during inclement weather.
UT will institute the same bag policy for concerts and special events at Thompson-Boling Arena that is already in place at athletic events at the arena, Neyland Stadium, and other venues.
The best way to stop crime is to have an engaged community that pays attention to its surroundings.
UT is implementing new safety policies for all athletic venues, including Neyland Stadium, beginning in August.
One of the many improvements occurring across campus is the implementation of a new building access management system called Gallagher.
The university will begin following standard security protocol for large crowds for all commencement ceremonies scheduled May 12-14 at Thompson-Boling Arena.
The Office of Emergency Management is coordinating a study of the potential disasters that campus may face.
In addition to the recent upgrades to UT Alert that have improved text delivery speed and added digital signs and campus cable television, the newest way to receive emergency messages is on your computer monitor. The same message that goes out as a UT Alert text will appear on your desktop computer. Download the Alertus
An online safety course is available on Online@UT from the Office of Emergency Management. Learn what to do to be prepared for when disaster strikes.
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.