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The 35th Annual Greek Fest Photo Gallery

The 35th Annual Greek Fest took place at the Saint George Greek Orthodox Church from Sept. 26-28 and featured Greek food, music, dance, art and more.

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Nashville photographer shares passion for art with students

The Visual Arts Committee hosted an art talk with photographer, Brett Warren, on Sept. 25 in the McCarty Auditorium. The lecture served as a part of the committee’s initiative to introduce unique viewpoints to the student audience.

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UT professor premieres his indie film on campus

On Sept. 15, the UT Cinema Club presented the independent film “Something, Anything” for free to view in the Art & Architecture building at UT.

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Biscuit festival celebrates fifth year in downtown Knoxville

Cold weather and a rainy forecast didn’t stop biscuit lovers from coming down to the fifth annual International Biscuit Festival from May 15-18 in downtown Knoxville.  The festival held competitions in four biscuit categories including savory biscuits, sweet biscuits, special biscuits and student biscuits.  The winners were: Special and Grand Champion of the Southern Biscuit Flour Biscuit [...]

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TNJN Spotlight: The Test is in the Cards

You are entering your first day in Art 150, “The Idea of Design,” and are looking over your syllabus. Except this isn’t an ordinary syllabus. This outline contains something you aren’t quite used to: your tests consist of a card game. Rather than memorizing a bunch of names and pictures and regurgitating it onto a [...]

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4 things to check out this weekend

Here is a list of four events students should check out for the Feb. 8-9 weekend.

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UT’s First Sophomore Step-Up to help students with major decisions

The University of Tennessee’s College of Arts and Sciences will be holding their first annual Sophomore Step-Up event at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5 in Thompson-Boling Arena. The event is intended for all sophomores, both with declared and undeclared majors. Each department in the college will have a table and will be arranged by discipline: natural [...]

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‘Mythical Genitalia’ draws large First Friday crowds

“Mythical Genitalia” – an art show featuring works all about human genitalia at Gallery 1010 in downtown Knoxville — drew large crowds during First Friday this past weekend. The show, which runs until August 10, featured 28 pieces from artists all over the United States, some of which are UT students. Varying types of mediums were [...]

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Kuumba Festival continues to grow

This year’s Kuumba Festival kicked off Thursday, June 20, at Krutch Park, as a diverse group of musicians, artists, and dancers led this four-day celebration. The Kuumba Festival is an annual event that takes place during the summer and serves as the largest African arts festival in East Tennessee. Large crowds gathered to enjoy West [...]

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Staff Profiles: Ian S. Norwood

Ian Norwood was born into a culturally rich family based in Chattanooga, Tenn. on January 26 of 1992. He is currently an undergraduate at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville where he studies journalism and anthropology, with plans on continuing his education at UGA with a concentration in sociocultural anthropology. He attended the neighborhood elementary, [...]

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