Comedienne Leanne Morgan live at Homecoming

Leanne Morgan, a nationally known stand-up comedienne, is the most recent honoree of the Accomplished Alumni program. You can see Morgan perform live at Homecoming for Friday Night Live at the Square, set for November 2 at Café 4’s Square Room. Continue reading

Welcome Back BBQ

Looking for a way to get ready for the Vols football season? Join alumni and fans at the annual Welcome Back Barbecue, hosted by the Knox County alumni chapter, on Wednesday, August 22, at Thompson-Boling Arena. Continue reading

The Toy Maker

Jeremy Padawer (’99) knows a thing or two about turning fairy tales into reality. Just tune into Nickelodeon’s NickToons channel to catch Monsuno, an animated children’s show that Padawer executive produces and co-created. The series and its toy line are slated to launch in more than fifty countries by the end of 2012. Continue reading


In the wee hours of a Tuesday morning in January, Rich Middlemas was happily snoozing when he got a call … Continue reading

Family Artistry

Artist Lee Benson (BFA, ’84; BS, ’86; MFA, ’90) remembers when his sons, Aaron (BFA, ’09) and Zach (BFA, ’11), used to play with the wood and clay in his studio. Now, more than a decade later, the three men are collaborating on their first professional project as a team—a public piece to commemorate the effects of the 2010 flooding in Nashville. Continue reading

Your UC memories

Work has begun on UT’s new Student Union, which will transform the current University Center into an amazing new space for students. Thanks for sending us your memories of the UC. Read what everyone had to say. Continue reading

Thanks, Pat

You shared your Lady Vols memories and well wishes for Head Coach Emeritus Pat Summitt. Read what alumni and fans had to say. Continue reading