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eTorch Rewind

There were Peytons, bow ties, puppies, and horses! Take a look at the five most-popular Torchbearer/eTorch stories from 2014. Continue reading

UT’s Best: The Year in Review 1

It’s been a big news year in Big Orange Country. We looked at what people were reading on Tennessee Today. … Continue reading

The Informed Wonderer

Pulitzer Prize–winning science journalist John Noble Wilford believes he was hardwired to be a journalist. At age six, as soon … Continue reading

Coursework: Life of the Mind

Assignment: Life of the Mind Focus: Students read an assigned book, submit a creative response, participate in a small-group discussion, … Continue reading

The Power of Crowdfunding

The new VOLstarter website is helping student projects become a reality through crowdfunding. Continue reading

Diving with Heroes 1

Alumni Jill Brickey Hottel and her father, Joe Brickey, open up the underwater world to wounded veterans. Continue reading

‘Rocky Top’ Royalty

Del Bryant, son of the duo who penned “Rocky Top,” visited with student groups on campus and served as grand marshal for the Homecoming parade. Continue reading

Introducing the Haslam College of Business

For the first time in its history, the university has named a college in recognition of an alumnus and donor. The naming of the James A. Haslam II College of Business was accompanied by a landmark gift of $50 million. Continue reading

Top 25 Progress

UT has a “tremendous amount of momentum” in its journey to the Top 25 with improvements in graduation rates and retention rates. Find out where we are in our journey. Continue reading

‘Peyton’ Place

When professors began taking roll in their classes this fall they may have noticed an uptick in students with one particular name. Continue reading