The University of Tennessee College of Architecture and Design held its 2014 Open House on Saturday.
The University of Tennessee’s College of Nursing held its first white coat ceremony for its upper-level students at the Carolyn P. Brown Memorial University Center auditorium on Tuesday, Sept. 16. UT was selected as one of only 100 nursing colleges across the country to receive funding from the Arnold P. Gold Foundation and the American [...]
Peng Xiong, a physics professor at Florida State University, visited Knoxville for the first time and was the first speaker in a semester-long colloquium series created by the Physics Department. Xiong spoke to the community about his research in superconductivity, specifically talking about lead as a superconductor. Student Ryan Raul was excited to attend the lecture because his major lines up with Xiong’s research.
The series will continue Sept. 22 with guest speaker Randy Fishman.
The Congressional Medal of Honor Society hosted a Town Hall Forum in the Alumni Memorial Building Auditorium September 12, 2014, and invited the community to meet and listen to Medal of Honor recipients Donald “Doc” Ballard and Clinton Romesha.
The Carolyn P. Brown Memorial University Center has been around for over 60 years but will be torn down in Spring 2015 as the new Student Union will be built in its place. In order to honor the current University Center, TNJN will be writing a series of articles about different events that have happened there, elaborating on past events held at the UC and digging deeper into its history.
For the past two years, a small laboratory rover has been digging, sifting, and inspecting the surface of Mars in an attempt to understand what it would have been like to walk on the planet 3.5 billion years ago.
UT’s Student Government Association held its first meeting on Tuesday, August 26, in the University Center’s Shiloh Room. During the meeting, senate leaders brought up changes and upcoming events, while also swearing in 14 new senators.
Student InVOLvement Fair showcases campus organizations.
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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