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Climate change equals decreases in wine production

Wine production could decrease by 80 percent by the turn of the century, said Jack D. Fellows, Ph.D, director of the Climate Change Science Institute at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. “He [Mark Hertsgaard] looks at the vulnerability of the global wine industry— that’s a $50 billion industry. Higher temperatures actually increase alcohol content in grapes, [...]

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Beat Bama Car Bash Photo Gallery

University of Tennessee students participated in the Beat Bama Car Bash on Friday in Presidential Court where they beat up a car to benefit Habitat for Humanity.

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5 things to check out during UT’s Sustainablility Week

It’s Sustainability Week at the University of Tennessee. Here’s some events to check out that may give guidance on the environment and what you can do to make it better.

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Vols fall to surging Ole Miss Rebels 34-3

The Vols found out the hard way that you don’t go on the road against the No. 3 Ole Miss Rebels without a great offensive gameplan.

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2014 University of Tennessee Homecoming Photo Gallery

The University of Tennessee had its annual Homecoming festivities this past week. Homecoming events went from Oct. 5-12.

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Jan Winburn speaks to UT Student Body about telling the story, not just news

Journalism today is storytelling and much more, according to CNN digital senior editor, writing coach and guest speaker Jan Winburn as she spoke to a group of student writers in the College of Communication and Information’s Patrick Auditorium.

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Social Impact Fair Photo Gallery

The Social Impact Fair, held on Oct. 8 in the University Center Ballroom, raised awareness about certain organizations, such as American Red Cross and OxFam America and also taught students about how they can get involved in these associations and apply for internships.

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5K Run Dead Photo Gallery

The 5K Run Dead was held at Victor Ashe Park on Saturday where zombies and runners went head to head to benefit scientific research on cancer and Alzheimer’s disease.

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Vanderbilt researcher gives emerging infections update

On Friday, Oct. 3, the UT Science Forum hosted Caroline Graber, a research nurse at Vanderbilt University and former Director of Infection Control at the East Tennessee Children’s Hospital.

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‘Breaking Bad’ star speaks on overcoming disability

“Breaking Bad” star RJ Mitte, who has mild cerebral palsy, speaks on the importance of overcoming disabilities and ending bullying.

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