News

Honoring the loss of beloved former dean, Dwight Teeter

Thu Mar 05, 2015 03:00 a.m.

A fisherman and a scholar: Dwight Teeter knew how to catch someone's attention.

On Feb. 27, the former dean of the College of Communication and journalism professor passed away after battling a long illness at the age of 80 ...

Sports

Vols tame LSU Tigers, 78-63

Thu Mar 05, 2015 03:00 a.m.

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Senior Josh Richardson scored 20 points and junior Armani Moore finished with 19 to lead the Vols to a 78-63 victory over LSU on Wednesday at Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

After being tied at halftime, the Vols ...

Arts & Culture

Novelist George Dawes Green discusses art of oral storytelling

Thu Mar 05, 2015 03:00 a.m.

Visiting novelist George Dawes Green cuts an elegant figure. He is tall, slim, clad in a knee length suit jacket with velvet cuffs and gold cufflinks.

He often takes his glasses off as he paces, ignoring the University Center stage ...

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End student smoking

Thu Mar 05, 2015 03:00 a.m.

Instead of focusing on complicated, nigh unsolvable problems like Aramark’s death-grip on our university, let’s take a look at another huge problem that has a simple, easy-to-implement solution: smoking and student health.

Student health and well-being is already ...