Coursework: Dolly’s America

History honors students look at how a “hillbilly” girl from Appalachia grew up to become an international one-word sensation. The course pulls students in to study someone they thought they already knew and familiarizes them with analyzing popular culture as a historical source. Continue reading

UT on YouTube

We posted videos of Dolly Parton’s commencement address and performance, and found ourselves in the YouTube EDU Spotlight! Continue reading

Hello, Dolly!

Entertainment legend, philanthropist and East Tennessee native Dolly Parton received an honorary doctorate from UT during the College of Arts and Sciences commencement ceremony. Continue reading