The Office of Alumni Affairs invites all veteran alumni and friends to join us as we honor you for your unwavering service to our county. As veterans, you continue a tradition of service that earned the state of Tennessee its reputation as the Volunteer State.
Join us the weekend of November 2-3 for activities, including a parade, East Tennessee Veterans Memorial Tour and lunch, an appreciation dinner, and a tailgate party.
Registration is available online at volsconnect.com/vets
For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at 865-974-3011.
It’s Tailgate Time in Tennessee! The ultimate tailgating experience on Rocky Top starts at Tailgate Tennessee, the official full-service tailgate park of Tennessee football. Whether you’re getting together with a few friends, or hosting a larger group, Tailgate Tennessee offers several affordable tailgate packages that provide all the fun with none of the hassle. You bring the crowd, Tailgate Tennessee does the rest! Learn more.
Former Vols came home from the games in London with a total of ten medals—five of them gold. Read more…
Jay Rubenstein—Rhodes Scholar, history professor, and only the second UT faculty member to have won the prestigious MacArthur Fellowship—published the book Armies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse in late 2011. We recently enjoyed having coffee with Rubenstein, talking mostly about the Crusades and the “Clash of Civilizations.”