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Photo by Thomas Delgato.

McClung museum hosts ‘Darwin Day’ celebration

The McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture began hosting “Darwin Day” by celebrating Charles Darwin’s birthday as a way to begin the week-long event celebrating Darwin on Monday, Feb. 9.

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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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Omer Onar of Oak Ridge delivers his speech about electric vehicles without plugging in

UT science forum explains future of wireless charging vehicles

With the promoting of environmental awareness, people are spending more and more time focusing on clean energy and electric vehicles.. The UT Science Forum offered a lecture about wireless charging vehicles given by Omer Onar on Nov. 7.

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Photo by Ryan McGill.

Vols, Gamecocks matchup to show fight for bowl game

November has arrived, and the Tennessee Volunteers are once again forced to win three of their last four football games to find themselves playing that all-important 13th game in January.

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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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Haslam Business School sits to the left.

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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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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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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In the military, personal awards vary from branch to branch. They can be awarded by the President of the United States all the way down the chain of command. They all have different requirements ranging from combat actions to garrison operations.

OPINION: An award for me, can we cut it up and give it to everyone?

With the Medal of Honor Convention about to kick off in Knoxville I thought it to be an appropriate topic for this week’s column. Rather than talk about the details of the event I would like to talk about the meaning of individual awards in the military.

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Jazz Festival’s music heats up campus

Faculty and students alike heard the sound of a fire alarm during afternoon workshops at the 1st Annual Jazz Festival in the Alumni Memorial Building on the UT Campus, but it did not stop the musical fun for very long. A small camera had caught on fire on the upper floor of the Alumni Memorial […]

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