Category Archives: Arts and Culture

Grammy nominated singer makes surprise appearance at student ministry kick-off

Nashville native, former Knoxville resident and Grammy nominated singer, Dave Barnes, surprised students at The Walk with a performance Wednesday night Aug. 26 at the Tennessee Theatre. Barnes helped to kick-off the semester with The Walk alongside Sterl the Pearl, the official DJ for Tennessee home games in Neyland Stadium. The Walk serves as a…
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Cultural Attractions Committee welcomes SNL comedian

Live from Knoxville, Tenn., it's Colin Jost! The Cultural Attractions Committee (CAC) welcomed Jost, co-head writer and cast member of the National Broadcasting Company (NBC)'s popular sketch show "Saturday Night Live" (SNL). Jost put on a show discussing his family, upbringing, social issues and rejected sketch pitches, on Tuesday in the Cox Auditorium of the Alumni…
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UT Cinema Club to explore cult classics this semester

The UT Cinema Club is known for showing unique indie films throughout the semester. In the past, their screenings have focused on animated films, American cinema and films of the 21st century. This semester, the Cinema Club is going to showcase films of a different variety: cult classics. “We plan to spotlight classic midnight movies,…
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Nashville band brings rock to Volapalooza 2015

Students came to celebrate the last day of classes on April 24 at Volapalooza 2015. They came to hear performances from Bad Suns, Cold War Kids and Lupe Fiasco, but they got a special treat when a relatively unknown Nashville band took the stage.
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