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  • Want to learn a little about the history of the university? You don’t need the Internet or a smartphone to do it—just take a stroll around campus. UT recently added two historical markers to campus that address the desegregation of the university.

  • Getting opposing groups together to talk it out won’t solve all of the world’s problems on the first go around, but it’s a good first step, says Joe Miles, an assistant professor of psychology.

  • UT Knoxville has begun efforts to promote the principles of civility and community as an integral part of what it means to be a Tennessee Volunteer. Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek shares details. Plus, watch a special video featuring students.

  • Meet two students who made history in the early days of desegregation as UT celebrates 50 years of African American achievement.