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Photo Gallery: UT students protest Confederate flag, racism

UT students gathered in Presidential Court to protest racism and the use of the Confederate flag Monday, April 27.

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Student-led initiatives aim to reduce waste on campus

Two student groups spent the academic year creating environmentally-friendly policies for UT to help maintain sustainability.

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Champions League semifinal preview

There are now only four teams left in the Champions League: FC Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, and Juventus. These are the four best teams in Europe and each has a chance at making it to and winning the final in Berlin.

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Kidz Expo comes to Chattanooga with celebrity guest, philanthropy

On Saturday April 18, children from all over Tennessee traveled to the Chattanooga Convention Center for the 2015 Kidz Expo. The event took place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and tickets were $7 per person or $25 for a family four-pack.The expo provided children with games, inflatables, entertainment and over 50 interactive vendors.

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International House movie screening brings awareness to global women’s issues

The International House held a screening of the documentary Half the Sky Friday, April 17.

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Good Morning Memphis anchor speaks on careers in broadcast media

Good Morning Memphis anchor and UT alumna Valerie Calhoun shared her experiences and advice on pursuing careers in broadcast media with students of the School of Journalism and Electronic Media, Friday, April 17.

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Sex Week lecture discusses if ‘Selling Your Body’ is morally right

Dr. Nora Berenstain, assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, delivered a lecture as part of Sex Week 2015. She discussed issues surrounding sex workers including their negative perception by society and mistreatment.The lecture was held on April 10 in the University Center Crest Room.

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Quiz: What UT club should you join?

Because making decisions is hard.

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Students take mug shots, raise awareness for criminal injustice

UT’s chapter of Young Americans for Liberty held the event “Incarceration Nation” Tuesday, April 7 from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on Pedestrian Walkway, filled with different activities that help to raise awareness of the treatment of criminals.

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Connect UT members prepare for new SGA roles

After debating Monday, March 30, the results of the SGA 2015 elections were announced Wednesday, April 1 at 6:30 p.m. Will Freeman won president; Madison Kahl won vice president, and Mariah Beane won Student Services director, Connect UT taking it all. SGA transitions will take place Wednesday, April 15.

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