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The Restoration of the Red M&M 3

Remember when there were no red M&Ms? Alumnus Paul Hethmon spearheaded the successful 1980s campaign to bring the beloved color back to the bag. Continue reading

9 People You Didn’t Know Have a UT Connection

From entertainers to inventors, here are nine people that you may not know have a connection to UT. Continue reading

Carnegie-Engaged Institute

Take a closer look at a few of the community engagement projects that helped the university earn the prestigious Carnegie Community Engagement classification. Continue reading

Science for Monks

Professor Barry Bruce contributes to the conversation between science and religion by teaching biology to monks in India. Continue reading

VOLstarter Success

A VOLstarter project urging more women to become engineers ends up opening new doors for UT students. Continue reading

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

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