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A re-imagining of Charles Willson Peale's  by BJ Alumbaugh.

McClung Museum hosts historically inspired artists

On Monday Feb. 2, McClung Museum hosted a printmaking artist panel for the “Drawn from the McClung Museum” exhibit. This exhibit is where print makers chose museum artifacts to inspire their art and will be up until May 24.

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The infamous Mocking Jay pendant is worn at the event.

‘Hunger Games’ Ball Photo Gallery

A “Hunger Games” themed ball took place at Cocoa Moon on Nov. 14. Guests dressed in Capitol inspired fashion, and all proceeds went to charity.

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TNJN Spotlight: Electronic sound inspires DJ False Panic

Justin Andrew, a junior at the University of Tennessee and producer and DJ under the alias False Panic, will be performing at The Bowery in the Old City on Saturday, Nov. 22.

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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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The Arab Cultural Fair included music, dance, food, crafts, and museum displays on Friday at the McClung Museum.

Arab Cultural Fair opens doors to learning, engagement

This weekend concluded the first on-campus two-day festival for the Arabic American Club of Knoxville.

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Attendees lined up to sample various dishes at the Arab Culture Fair.

Arab Cultural Fair Photo Gallery

The Arab Cultural Fair showcased Arab art, music, food, dance and museum displays on Friday, Sept. 19, at Circle Park and the McClung Museum.

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University of Tennessee alumnus Christian Powers experiments with the Oculus Rift virtual reality device that was on display at the open house.

College of Architecture and Design Open House Photo Gallery

The University of Tennessee College of Architecture and Design held its 2014 Open House on Saturday.

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Vendors offer convenience, variety in Prague

The aroma of smoked sausages, fried cheese and cinnamon fills the air in Prague, Czech Republic. There are many food options in this city, but many choose to eat at nearby vendors.  Tourists tend to take advantage of them because it offers food at a price that restaurants cannot. “It is delicious and really cheap, […]

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Judges relax between biscuit categories. Photo by Ryan McGill.

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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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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