This year's spring cleaning effort will kick off next week, giving campus departments a chance remove surplus equipment, used furniture, trash, and recyclables. The Spring Cleanup has become an annual effort for the campus to declutter and improve the look of academic buildings. The cleanup will begin with the Science and Engineering Research Facility on March 17, and will continue for fifteen weeks to include most academic buildings.
The Spring Cleanup has been a great success in its first two years. The 2014 spring-cleaning effort kicks off on March 17 with the goal of decluttering and improving the look of academic buildings.
Hundreds of middle and high school students from across East Tennessee gather on the UT campus today to celebrate National History Day.
UT's Office of Research and Engagement is hosting a national expert on academic reward systems for engaged scholarship. KerryAnn O'Meara, associate professor of higher education at the University of Maryland, will present "Rewarding Engaged Scholarship in Promotion and Tenure: Strategies for Action" at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, March 13, at the university.
UT Recycling will hold its annual Paper Purge Party March 10 through 14. During the event, UT Recycling employees will come to campus offices to collect unwanted bulky paper for the 2014 RecycleMania competition. All forms of paper are accepted, including hardback books, journals, paper with tape or staples, and spiral notebooks.
Sandy, a prehistoric Native American sandstone statue of a kneeling male figure that is part of the permanent collections at UT's McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, is set to become the official artifact of the state of Tennessee.
The Office of Service-Learning supports faculty in the design and implementation of service-learning courses and facilitates quality service-learning partnerships between faculty and community organizations.
Working at the University of Tennessee offers more than just a stable job. Generous vacation and personal leave, numerous retirement options, free tuition, and all the added benefits of life at a major research university.