Bedtime Story Tweet Goes Viral

Everyone loves a good bedtime story. Just ask UT student Andrew Kochamba, whose tweet about resident assistant Quamir “Q” Boddie reading him a bedtime story for his birthday went viral. Continue reading

Joyce Weaver Fowler (’33) 1

Joyce Weaver Fowler (’33) reminisces about being a UT student in the 1930s and her undying love of the Vols. Continue reading

Volunteer Strong 1

By Kathleen Christie (’91) “This must be what the end of days will be like.” From her vantage point in … Continue reading

Building Batman 1

Less than two years after finishing his degree in cinema studies, Ben Murphy (’15) landed a job in Los Angeles as an assistant editor for the new LEGO Batman Movie. Continue reading

Forensic Anthropology Center Celebrates 30th Anniversary

For three decades, the Forensic Anthropology Center has been on the forefront of forensic anthropology, turning out research and helping train law enforcement officials from around the country.
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Remembering Avon Rollins Sr.

If a single image enshrines the memory of the late Avon Rollins Sr., it’s a Knoxville News Sentinel photo from May 1963 of his six-foot-four body lying on the sidewalk in front of the Tennessee Theatre as part of the effort to integrate Knoxville’s movie theaters. Continue reading

Captivating Stories

Take a look at stories about faculty, staff, and students that struck a chord with media, logged the most online hits, and left a lasting impression. Continue reading

2016 Campus Year in Review

From significant events to famous visitors to the loss of a great friend, 2016 was chock-full of moments the Volunteer family will never forget. Continue reading

A Pilgrim’s Progress

College of Nursing alumna Rita Silen reflects on her trek along the Camino de Santiago in northern Spain. Continue reading

From Broadway to Prime Time

Catch up with alumnus Conrad Ricamora who recently was promoted to a series regular in the hit TV show How to Get Away with Murder and received the Visibility Award from the Human Rights Campaign. Continue reading