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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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Producer discusses social media careers during Social Media Week

HLN social media producer Luke Burke spoke in the Scripps Lab of the College of Communication and Information building Thursday, April 2 about the rise in journalism careers in social media during Social Media Week.

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Alex Goldschmidt talks social media trends, gives advice

Alex Goldschmidt came to speak at the University of Tennessee Wednesday as a part of Social Media Week with his lecture titled “The Science of Social Media”.

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Photo Gallery: Egg-stravaganza

Children and parents gathered in Circle Park to search for Easter eggs at Egg-Stravaganza.

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Church lecture series ends, final speaker discusses resilience issues

The final speaker of the Church Memorial Lecture Series, Nina-Marie Lister, gave a presentation called “Ecological Design: Resilience Beyond Rhetoric,” discussing the importance of resilience Monday, March 30.

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