News

University Center leaves legacy with 'last strike'

Fri Apr 24, 2015 03:00 a.m.

After 61 years at the foot of the Hill, the Carolyn P. Brown Memorial University Center is closing its doors to make way for a new chapter of campus history.

The building will be closed to all students on May ...

Sports

Orange and White game gives first glimpse of 2015 football squad

Fri Apr 24, 2015 03:00 a.m.

The energy surrounding the Tennessee football program is palpable.

It has infused itself into fans’ expectations, which continue to grow by the day.

Since his press conference on March 23, Tennessee head coach Butch Jones has done everything in his ...

Arts & Culture

A photographer's farewell

Fri Apr 24, 2015 03:00 a.m.

I thought I would cry
Buckets of crocodile tears
Mountains of tissues

Finally time to
Bid farewell and say adieu
To my place, my home

Without these people,
Or responsibilities
Who would I be now?

Who I will become
After ...

Viewpoint
Just to Claire-ify

My written version of a sentimental photo montage

Fri Apr 24, 2015 03:00 a.m.

It's almost 7 p.m. on The Daily Beacon's last work day. Three hours until our deadline with the printing presses at the Knoxville News Sentinel. Three hours until my last Daily Beacon article goes to print. Three ...