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August 21 - September 19, 2019

Wednesday, August 21

IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tournament. General Information: Divisions: Coed Doubles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles, Men's Singles,...

Late Registration Period Begins (Full Term and 1st Session) - Fall 2019

If you register for a Full Term or 1st Session class between August 21, 2019 and September 3, 2019, you will be assessed a $100.00 Late Registration Fee.

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Information Tents

Have questions? Need directions? Looking for help? Stop by one of our information tents at the Alumni Memorial Building, Hess Hall, or the Torchbearer Plaza...

Weibull

The 3-day course gives a complete overview of Weibull analysis, starting with the basics of performing a Weibull analysis and interpretation of the results....

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

First Day Photos

Your first day of classes is one you’ll never forget! Stop by the Student Union to take a photo to remember the day with. Don’t worry – we will share it with...

Vol Dining Welcome Back Event and Information Table

Vol Dining will be available to answer meal plan questions and give away free swag.

Take a Break Cookies & Lemonade with the Office of Title IX

Take a break on the lawn of the Office of Title IX as you are walking to and from class. We will provide the lemonade and cookies, and you will have the...

Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) Meeting

The UT Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) meets once a month to review registrations and discuss compliance issues involving biological safety on...

Welcome Reception for Chancellor Plowman

Please join us for a special reception to welcome Chancellor Donde Plowman to the Volunteer family.

Tennessee Women Novice Rowing Interest Meeting

Have you dreamed of competing in Division I college athletics? This is your chance! Women's Rowing is a fully funded Division I athletic program at the...

Howard Baker Center Ice Cream Social for Students

Want to get involved? Learn about student research and engagement opportunities with the Howard Baker Center, a non partisan public policy institute, such...

Meet the Greeks 2019

Meet the Greeks is a great event for UTK students to learn more about Multicultural Greek Council-MGC and National Pan-Hellenic Council-NPHC/D9 fraternal...

Thursday, August 22

IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tournament. General Information: Divisions: Coed Doubles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles, Men's Singles,...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Information Tents

Have questions? Need directions? Looking for help? Stop by one of our information tents at the Alumni Memorial Building, Hess Hall, or the Torchbearer Plaza...

Rocky Top Traditions

Do you know why our athletes “charge the checkboard?” How did we find Smokey? What even is a Volunteer? Be on the lookout around campus for answers to these...

Weibull

The 3-day course gives a complete overview of Weibull analysis, starting with the basics of performing a Weibull analysis and interpretation of the results....

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

Open Lecture on Invisible Labor

Dr. Christine Stanley will lead an open lecture and discussion about the problem of “invisible labor” experienced by faculty and staff from underrepresented...

Thesis-Dissertation Semester "Jump Start" Workshop

This workshop is for graduate students in the process of writing their thesis or dissertation, to help them get their work off to a productive start this...

Distinguished Seminar with Dan Berrigan

Automation and Closed-Loop Control in Direct Ink Write Additive Manufacturing Abstract: While digital manufacturing methods have enabled the creation of...

Traditions of Academic Success

Join us for Traditions of Academic Success to gain knowledge about resources available on Rocky Top to help you meet your academic goals! Free food & swag.

Leave Your Mark on the Rock

One of the most talked-about traditions at the University is painting the Rock. Join other New Vols for your first time painting the Rock. All supplies will...

Graduate Student Orientation

All graduate students and faculty should attend to become familiar with graduate school policies that will assure smooth sailing through your program. Light...

Faculty Pub

All faculty (tenured, tenure-track, non-tenure-track, and retired) are invited to join their colleagues from across campus at the Faculty Pub. The pub will...

#westutterknoxville

1% of the population stutters. Join people who stutter, friends, family and those interested in learning more about the impact of stuttering on daily living...

Vols Rock the Wall

Come climb with UTK's Student Government Association! We will be handing out resources about different TRECs opportunities and aspects of wellness. We will...

Friday, August 23

IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tournament. General Information: Divisions: Coed Doubles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles, Men's Singles,...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Information Tents

Have questions? Need directions? Looking for help? Stop by one of our information tents at the Alumni Memorial Building, Hess Hall, or the Torchbearer Plaza...

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

Selfie With a K9

Download the campus safety app LiveSafe and then stop by for a selfie with one of UT Police Department's four-legged officers! The Department of...

Student Health "Well"come Back Cookout!

Get to know the friendly staff and services provided at the Student Health Center building during our Welcome Week open house! Discover how we can help you...

Pop-in for a Popsicle with Engineering Professional Practice

Enjoy a popsicle from the Office of Engineering Professional Practice and meet their ambassadors. While you enjoy your popsicles, they can give you more...

Defense of a Master's Thesis- William Edward Norton

William Edward Norton, Candidate for Master's Degree Defense of a Master's Thesis Faculty Advisor: Benjamin Blalock Title: Temperature Sensitive...

Opening Celebration for Dogwood and Magnolia Residence Halls

Please join Chancellor Donde Plowman as we celebrate the opening of Dogwood and Magnolia Residence Halls Friday, August 23 3 p.m. Magnolia Courtyard 2107...

Pride Center Fall Open House

Come check out the Pride Center, our programming, community, and resources!

Ignite Reunion 2019

The Ignite Team Leaders want to welcome you to campus! If you attended an Ignite session, join us for food and games to kick off the semester!

Back for Seconds—Second Year MFA Student Show

Join us for an exhibition by the MFA class of 2021 at Gallery 1010. An opening reception for the exhibition will be held at 6 .p.m. Friday, August 23. The...

Student Engagement Fair

Find ways to get involved at the Student Engagement Fair. Connect with over 200 student organizations and community partners.

Vol Night Long

Vol Night Long is a late night event hosted by the Campus Events Board which following the Student Engagement Fair. It includes free food, giveaways, and fun...

Saturday, August 24

IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tournament. General Information: Divisions: Coed Doubles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles, Men's Singles,...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Big Water Rafting #1 (Welcome Week)

Ride a classic southern whitewater roller-coaster! Enjoy an adventure-filled day with a group of friends as you experience a wild whitewater ride. Beautiful...

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

Family Day: Map It

Join us for this free monthly programming featuring activities, crafts, tours, and more. Let’s map it! Come along as we examine the unique maps on display...

Sunday, August 25

IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tournament. General Information: Divisions: Coed Doubles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles, Men's Singles,...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

Coffee Breaks: Summer/Fall 2019

Join us for informal discussions on politics, current events, and the latest issue of the Platypus Review! Open to the public, new attendants encouraged....

Monday, August 26

IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tournament. General Information: Divisions: Coed Doubles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles, Men's Singles,...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

Microbiology Seminar Series

Seminars with guest speakers for Microbiology every Monday. (Holidays and University closings excluded.) Mossman building, room 202, at 3:30pm.

Global Studies Welcome Back Reception

Please join Africana Studies, Asian Studies, Center for Global Engagement, the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy, Global Studies Club, Judaic...

Taiko Dummers featuring Matsuriza

Join the International House and School of Music for a fun evening of traditional Japanese Taiko Drum perforamces! Taiko Drummers featuring Matsuriza from...

Tuesday, August 27

IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Singles/Doubles Tennis Tournament. General Information: Divisions: Coed Doubles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles, Men's Singles,...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

Canvas:  Getting Started with Canvas Studio

This workshop will provide an overview of the Canvas Studio video platform - the next-generation online video learning platform. Canvas Studio integrates...

Welcome Week Bike

Join us to kick off the week and fall semester meeting fellow mountain bikers and getting to know the cross country and downhill trails at Baker Creek. ...

Parkinson's Program Information Session

Audiology and Speech Pathology is offering a new intervention and support program for individuals with Parkinson's Disease. Speech-language pathologists...

Adulting 101: Staying Healthy and Cooking on a Budget

Need some tips on how to stay healthy on a budget? Join The Center for Student Engagement in the workshop series "Adulting 101" to learn more!

WomEngineers Welcome Dinner

The WomEngineers Welcome Dinner provides incoming female engineering students the opportunity to network with student organizations, faculty, staff, and...

Wednesday, August 28

IM Preseason 7 on 7 Flag Football Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Preseason Flag Football Tournament. General Information: Brackets: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: Sutherland RecSports...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Clicker and Classroom Technology Drop-in Consultations

Clickers and Classroom Technology: Save time! During this drop-in consultation day, you can come in anytime to ask questions on clickers, Cynap, document...

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

HCB Student Engagement Fair & Open House

Come learn about ways to get involved in business-focused student organizations and opportunities throughout the college.

Discovery Day

Come see what UT's spring and summer undergraduate research students have been doing! Listen to students present their research posters and receive a token...

Around the World - International Coffeehouse

During the fall and spring semesters, the International House hosts an International Coffeehouse almost every Wednesday. This program provides a casual...

Part-Time Job Fair

Looking for a part-time or temporary job opportunity? Then you need to come to the 2019 Part-Time Job Fair. This campus-wide job fair is for All Majors and...

Putting Anthropology into Practice: Human Rights Documentation as Public Anthropology

Dr. Ryan Thoreson is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and the Cover- Lowenstein Fellow in International Human Rights at Yale Law School. He is also a researcher...

Welcome Week Kayak

Experience amazing scenery and class I-II rapids that feel huge as they buck your boat. Learn to ride the waves, dodge the holes, and have a great time on...

Meet the Firms

“Meet the Firms” is UTK’s largest annual recruiting event for accounting, audit, tax, and consulting internships and full-time jobs. 30+ firms, corporations,...

Prep for Success: Information Session

Join the Tickle College of Engineering's Office of Engineering Professional Practice for a Prep for Success event on promoting yourself. Hear from employers...

SHPE Ice Cream Social

Learn about what the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers has to offer you this year while enjoying free ice cream! There will be prizes!

The Best Practices in Teaching Program

The Best Practices in Teaching program provides opportunities to discuss teaching-related issues with new and experienced faculty and peers from across the...

Game Night

Take a break and have some fun with an evening of video games, board and card games, virtual reality, and puzzles. Students, faculty, and staff — everyone is...

Million Dollar Quartet

It’s December 4, 1956 in Memphis, Tennessee. Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash hold an impromptu jam session at the Sun Record...

Thursday, August 29

IM Preseason 7 on 7 Flag Football Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Preseason Flag Football Tournament. General Information: Brackets: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: Sutherland RecSports...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Breakfast Reception for Faculty and Head Coaches

All faculty are invited to attend an informal breakfast reception with the head coaches. This special event will take place from 8:30-9:30 a.m. on Thursday,...

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

Game Day at the McClung

Kick off your semester by playing games with us! Through a partnership with University Libraries, the McClung Museum invites UT's campus community to drop by...

HCB Student Engagement Fair & Open House

Come learn about ways to get involved in business-focused student organizations and opportunities throughout the college.

Earth & Planetary Sciences Seminar

Speaker: Dr. Yurena Yanes, University of Cincinnati Title: "Land Snails as Paleoclimate Proxies: from Local to Global Scales"

Laboratory Safety Review

This will be led by James Cantu of Environmental Health and Safety. All graduate and undergraduate students working in labs and their faculty supervisors...

Welcome Week Climbing

Start your semester off exploring Knoxville’s local crag at Ijams. This trip is great for beginners and experienced climbers alike. Cost: $5 (Welcome Week...

Million Dollar Quartet

It’s December 4, 1956 in Memphis, Tennessee. Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash hold an impromptu jam session at the Sun Record...

Friday, August 30

Fall 2019 New/Additional Charge Due Date

If charges such as course fees, housing, meal plan, or parking passes, etc. are added between August 19, 2019 and August 30th, they will be due on August 30th.

IM Preseason 7 on 7 Flag Football Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Preseason Flag Football Tournament. General Information: Brackets: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: Sutherland RecSports...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

Baker Cafe: Leading through Tragedy with Joe Jarret

The Baker Cafe Series is an informal discussion about various topics. Guests are encouraged to ask questions that pertain to the topic and gain insight...

Engineering Professional Practice Cookout

Join us for the Engineering Professional Practice cookout held each year in the Engineering Quad between Perkins Hall and Dougherty Hall. The Engineering...

Welcome Week Sunset Hike

Join us for an afternoon of hiking as we summit House Mountain, Knox County’s highest point. This “must do” for living in Knoxville features some great...

First Year MFA Exhibition

Join us for an exhibition of the incoming MFA class of 2022! Muriel Condon, Nuveen Barwari, Nichole Schappert, Hannah Oakes, Ashley Ekstrum, Tasha Lewis,...

RHABBITAT: A Performance by Cole O’Keeffe

A performance of honesty and acceptance, RHABBITAT acts as a meta-commentary on a person’s psychological shadow using the artistic process and archetypical...

Million Dollar Quartet

It’s December 4, 1956 in Memphis, Tennessee. Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash hold an impromptu jam session at the Sun Record...

Saturday, August 31

Home football game vs Georgia State

Join the Pride of the Southland Band as we take on Georgia State in Neyland Stadium. Go Vols!

IM Preseason 7 on 7 Flag Football Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Preseason Flag Football Tournament. General Information: Brackets: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: Sutherland RecSports...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

Zero Waste Game Day-- UT vs. Georgia

Help the Office of Sustainability make game day zero waste! Follow the link below to volunteer. Game day is split into two shifts-- Tailgate Team members...

All Vol Tailgate

What's everybody's favorite UT tradition? Tailgating! Not sure where to go before that first home game on August 31st? Easy. HSS Amphitheater. 12:00 PM SGA...

Sunday, September 1

IM Preseason 7 on 7 Flag Football Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Preseason Flag Football Tournament. General Information: Brackets: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: Sutherland RecSports...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Exhibition: Debut, Recent Acquisitions

June 14, 2019–September 1, 2019 Debut: Recent Acquisitions features important acquisitions from the past four years in the McClung Museum’s eclectic arts...

Million Dollar Quartet

It’s December 4, 1956 in Memphis, Tennessee. Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash hold an impromptu jam session at the Sun Record...

Monday, September 2

IM Preseason 7 on 7 Flag Football Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Preseason Flag Football Tournament. General Information: Brackets: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: Sutherland RecSports...

Labor Day Holiday

The university is closed for the holiday.

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Microbiology Seminar Series

Seminars with guest speakers for Microbiology every Monday. (Holidays and University closings excluded.) Mossman building, room 202, at 3:30pm.

Tuesday, September 3

Fall 2019 Late Registration Period Ends (Full Term and 1st Session)

If you register for a Full Term or 1st Session class between August 21, 2019 and September 3, 2019, you will be assessed a $100.00 Late Registration Fee....

IM Preseason 7 on 7 Flag Football Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Preseason Flag Football Tournament. General Information: Brackets: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: Sutherland RecSports...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

Canvas: Assignments, Assessments, and Grades

This workshop will focus on the Canvas assessment tools (Assignments and Quizzes) faculty can use to track and/or improve student learning. Instructors will...

Chancellor Plowman Hosts Drop-In Office Hours

Chancellor Donde Plowman is hosting drop-in office hours in the Student Union. No appointment necessary.

2019 Charles O. Jackson Memorial Lecture

"How to Hide an Empire: The Story of the Greater United States" Speaker: Daniel Immerwahr Book signing to follow lecture. When we speak of the United...

Prep for Success: Promoting Yourself

Join the Tickle College of Engineering's Office of Engineering Professional Practice for a Prep for Success event on promoting yourself. Learn from our staff...

VIP Experience Houston, TX

We’re bringing Rocky Top to Houston! Join us for a true VIP (Vol-in-Progress) Experience where we’ll celebrate UT traditions, answer all your questions...

6:30pm
Foreign & Independent Film: Fallen Angels

Join us on the first Tuesday of each month for our Foreign and Independent Film series. On Sept. 3, we'll feature Fallen Angels, a 1995 Chinese film by...

Wednesday, September 4

Fall 2019 Final Registration Period Begins (Full Term and 1st Session)

If you register for a Full Term or 1st Session class between September 4, 2019 and the end of the semester, you will be assessed a $200.00 Final Registration...

IM 4 on 4 Sand Volleyball League Registration

Registration is open for IM Sand Volleyball League General Information: Divisions: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: Sutherland RecSports ComplexFormat: 4...

IM 6 on 6 Dodgeball Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Dodgeball Tournament. General Information: Brackets: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: TRECS BuildingFormat: 6 on 6 (Coed Play...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

UT Safety Awareness Day

The UT Police Department invites the campus community to participate in Safety Awareness Day in observance of National Campus Safety Awareness Month....

CareerChella

You don't want to miss this career preparation MEGA event! Come by CareerChella for a one stop shop to prepare for future job fairs, interviews, and...

International Coffeehouse

During the fall and spring semesters, the International House hosts an International Coffeehouse almost every Wednesday. This program provides a casual...

CEHHS Convocation

The College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences (CEHHS) invites all CEHHS faculty and staff to the annual CEHHS Convocation.

Memory and Learning in Biomolecular Soft Materials for Neuromorphic Computing

BCMB seminar - Memory and Learning in Biomolecular Soft Materials for Neuromorphic Computing Pat Collier, Oak Ridge National Laboratories

The Best Practices in Teaching Program

The Best Practices in Teaching program provides opportunities to discuss teaching-related issues with new and experienced faculty and peers from across the...

Million Dollar Quartet

It’s December 4, 1956 in Memphis, Tennessee. Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash hold an impromptu jam session at the Sun Record...

Thursday, September 5

IM 4 on 4 Sand Volleyball League Registration

Registration is open for IM Sand Volleyball League General Information: Divisions: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: Sutherland RecSports ComplexFormat: 4...

IM 6 on 6 Dodgeball Tourney Registration

Registration is open for IM Dodgeball Tournament. General Information: Brackets: Men's, Women's, & Coed Location: TRECS BuildingFormat: 6 on 6 (Coed Play...

Undergraduate Admissions Application Is Open

We want you to join us on Rocky Top! Find out how to apply for admission.

CareerChella

You don't want to miss this career preparation MEGA event! Come by CareerChella for a one stop shop to prepare for future job fairs, interviews, and...

Gilman Scholarship Info Session

Are you a Pell Grant recipient? Learn how you can receive up to $8,000 to fund your education abroad experience by attending one of the Programs Abroad...

Managing Biological Invasions: Progress, Problems, and Polemics

Daniel Simberloff is the Nancy Gore Hunger Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. ...

Adobe Lightroom: Organize and Edit your Phots like a Pro

Lightroom is an image management and editing application from Adobe. Using Lightroom, users are able to work through their images sorting and organizing...