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August 5 - September 3, 2020

Wednesday, August 5

First Day to Request a Mail-In Ballot for Presidential Election

The Presidential Election is on November 3, 2020. All Tennessee residents may vote by mail this year due to Covid-19. August 5, 2020 is the first day that...

Virtual Event
Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) Training

Training for individuals who need commercial applicator certification training to prepare for state certification examination.

Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) Training

Training for Certification categories 3, 6, 7, 10 and LHA. Testing follows training

Boot Camp

All group fitness classes are FREE to UT students who have paid their student activities fees, and all faculty/staff who have paid membership fees to...

9am
Virtual Event
Maintenance Storeroom and Materials Management (Virtual Learning) Registration Closed

Virtual Interactive Instructor-Led Course: A well-functioning maintenance storeroom and materials management process is critical to many organizations’...

9am
Virtual Event
Announcement of a Defense of a Thesis- Hoang Phuc T. (Peter) Pham

Hoang Phuc T. (Peter) Pham, Candidate for Master of Science Defense of a Master's Thesis Faculty Advisors: Leon Tolbert, Daniel Costinett Title: Design of...

9:30am
Virtual Event
CWH Monthly Meeting

Monthly meeting for members of the Center for Wildlife Health

Torchbearer statue emoji

Learning and Organizational Development will continue Zoom Leadership Development sessions on Wednesday’s. Please join us as we continue this chapter in...

1pm
Virtual Event
Conducting Human Subjects Research Virtually

Faculty Share Best Practices for Human Subjects Research in Fall 2020 In response to recommendations from UT’s Re-Imagining Fall Task Force about supporting...

Syllabus Support Day

This event is intended for instructors in the Herbert College of Agriculture and the College of Veterinary Medicine. During this online event, instructors...

1pm
Virtual Event
TPTE Lit Chats

Are you teaching literacy at home? 📚 Do you have questions but are unsure of who to go to for answers? 💭 We've got great news! Literacy experts from the...

3pm
Virtual Event
Power Yoga

All group fitness classes are FREE to UT students who have paid their student activities fees, and all faculty/staff who have paid membership fees to...

5pm
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Thursday, August 6

Maintenance Storeroom and Materials Management (Virtual Learning) Registration Closed

Virtual Interactive Instructor-Led Course: A well-functioning maintenance storeroom and materials management process is critical to many organizations’...

9am
Virtual Event
Torchbearer statue

Join the Tickle College of Engineering for a Faculty Q&A session on Fall 2020 Instruction hosted by the Taskforce for Teaching and Student Success. Dean...

10am
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UT Extension on-farm trainings are a common sight, but online programming is also available, including a new webinar series starting in April titled, "Seven Secrets of Effective Farmers." Photo by X. Cui, courtesy UTIA.

Beginning farmers, value-added agriculture entrepreneurs and all farm operators are invited to participate in a free "lunch and learn" webinar series...

Thirty-Minute Thursdays

Join Theory & Practice in Teacher Education (TPTE) literacy faculty / Lit Chat experts for "Thirty-Minute Thursdays" - virtual "office hours" via Zoom...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Organization Fair

Due to COVID-19, all campus events have gone virtual for the summer, which includes orientation programming for incoming students. In order to connect new...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Home Sweet Home with Mila Yarbrough ('15,'18)

Join Facebook Live presented by Graduate Knoxville and dance with Mila Yarbrough! She is a double alum of UT Knoxville, having graduated in 2015 with a...

6pm
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Zumba

All group fitness classes are FREE to UT students who have paid their student activities fees, and all faculty/staff who have paid membership fees to...

7pm
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Friday, August 7

State Youth Sheep Expo

State sheep show for Tennessee 4-H and FFA members. The event will be held on Friday, August 7 and Saturday, August 8, 2020.

Office of Title IX Town Hall

On May 6 the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights issued new regulations mandating how the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and all other...

12pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 8

State Youth Sheep Expo

State sheep show for Tennessee 4-H and FFA members. The event will be held on Friday, August 7 and Saturday, August 8, 2020.

Monday, August 10

East Tennessee STEM Hub - STEM Sparks

Join the East Tennessee STEM Hub every week for STEM Sparks - tasks and activities to SPARK your learning of concepts related to STEM! Inspired by Dan...

8am
Virtual Event
Checkerboard Chat–Writing for the Big Screen: The Journey from Knoxville to Hollywood

Comics, Superheroes, Disney Channel, need we say more? Join three of our alumni, Mark Edens (‘79), Michael Edens (’73, ‘78), and Eric Lewald (‘76), as they...

Virtual Community Cooking Classes

Portuguese Virtual Food and Wine Tasting Maja Roy, Wine Educator, Certified Sommelier at The Court of Master Sommeliers and Sales Representative for 100%...

Tuesday, August 11

Zoom: What's New in LiveOnLine@UT

What's New In Zoom - Join us for this one-hour workshop and explore the latest updates in LiveOnline@UT (Zoom). The agenda includes topics such as exploring...

9am
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Diversity and Engagement Sounding Board

Diversity and Engagement presented by Lorna Hollowell, Education and Training Consultant, will be the Sounding Board: Early Career Professionals topic for...

12pm
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Wednesday, August 12

LinkedIn Learning: Creating Collections & Groups

Participants will gain an understanding of how to use LinkedIn Learning as admin, how to create collections, creating reports, and posting to Canvas.

10:30am
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Torchbearer statue emoji

Learning and Organizational Development will continue Zoom Professional Development sessions on Wednesday’s. Please join us as we continue this chapter in...

1pm
Virtual Event
Instructing Lecture Creation Using Zoom

Join OIT experts for a workshop on lecture creation using Zoom. Experts from both instructional design and video production will guide you through the...

1pm
Virtual Event
TPTE Lit Chats

Are you teaching literacy at home? 📚 Do you have questions but are unsure of who to go to for answers? 💭 We've got great news! Literacy experts from the...

3pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 13

Zoom: Introduction to LiveOnline@UT

If you currently use tools like Skype and FaceTime, or require an alternative tool for video conferencing for administrative or teaching needs, you’ll want...

11am
Virtual Event
Thirty-Minute Thursdays

Join Theory & Practice in Teacher Education (TPTE) literacy faculty / Lit Chat experts for "Thirty-Minute Thursdays" - virtual "office hours" via Zoom...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Canvas: Analytics for Student Success

Analytics can improve student success by providing insight into student learning behaviors. Faculty will learn how to assess the effectiveness of their...

1:30pm
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Home Sweet Home with Cierra Burdick ('15)

Join former Lady Vol basketball player Cierra Burdick (‘15) in our Facebook Live presented by Threds. She will share her journey to Rocky Top, her experience...

4:30pm
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Friday, August 14

Graduate Student Kickoff Poster

SAVE THE DATE! On behalf of the Graduate Committee, we would like to invite you all to attend the UTIA Animal Science Graduate Student Kickoff! Please find...

Saturday, August 15

BINGO! on the Lawn

This isn't your Grandma's bingo! Come out and play the classic game of Bingo, with a few twists, for your chance to win some amazing prizes. "Doors" will...

Sunday, August 16

The Hate U Give: Drive-In Film

The Office of Multicultural Student Life in collaboration with the Black Cultural Programming Committee presents a drive-in showing the film "The Hate U...

Monday, August 17

East Tennessee STEM Hub - STEM Sparks

Join the East Tennessee STEM Hub every week for STEM Sparks - tasks and activities to SPARK your learning of concepts related to STEM! Inspired by Dan...

8am
Virtual Event
Microsoft Team Overview

Get a quick overview of how to use Microsoft Teams for your group. Learn about chats, channels, scheduling video calls, and lots more. We'll leave time for...

9:15am
Virtual Event
Milkshake Monday

Milkshake Mondays occur on select Mondays of each semester. Chat with the Office of the Dean of Students about your experience at UT! Follow our Instagram,...

Tuesday, August 18

 In Conversation: Ron Rash and Crystal Wilkinson

The UT Library Society, in partnership with Union Ave. Books, invites you to join us for a live, online conversation between authors Ron Rash and Crystal...

Wednesday, August 19

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...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Grad student working in Hazen lab

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

3pm
Virtual Event
TPTE Lit Chats

Are you teaching literacy at home? 📚 Do you have questions but are unsure of who to go to for answers? 💭 We've got great news! Literacy experts from the...

3pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 20

Thirty-Minute Thursdays

Join Theory & Practice in Teacher Education (TPTE) literacy faculty / Lit Chat experts for "Thirty-Minute Thursdays" - virtual "office hours" via Zoom...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Instructing: Screencasting Tips to Enhance Teaching and Learning

During this online, synchronous workshop you will gain hands-on tips in creating an instructional screencast or video using your own video capture technology...

2:10pm
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Home Sweet Home with Jennifer Tsuruda

Join Jennifer Tsuruda in a Facebook Live presented by First Horizon. She will take us on a safe adventure into the world of bees and beekeeping through the...

4:30pm
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Friday, August 21

Kicks and Convos

Join the Assistant Vice Chancellor and Dean of Students on select Fridays to share your student experience! Follow @UTKDOS on Twitter and @utkdeanofstudents...

Zoom In to Meet Our Professional Practice Student Ambassadors

Engineering students can take this opportunity to connect via Zoom with our Engineering Professional Practice ambassadors. During the session, you will be...

12pm
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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 22

Sunday, August 23

Monday, August 24

East Tennessee STEM Hub - STEM Sparks

Join the East Tennessee STEM Hub every week for STEM Sparks - tasks and activities to SPARK your learning of concepts related to STEM! Inspired by Dan...

8am
Virtual Event
Microsoft: Outlook Calendar & ToDo - Tools for Success

Keeping up with your calendar and projects can become overwhelming. In this workshop you'll learn some of the newest tips and tricks for keeping your...

9:15am
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Milkshake Monday

Milkshake Mondays occur on select Mondays of each semester. Chat with the Office of the Dean of Students about your experience at UT! Follow our Instagram,...

Tuesday, August 25

Managing Maintenance (Virtual Learning)

Course Summary: It can be a daunting task to Manage Maintenance and at the same time improve reliability at a plant. Day to day interruptions and stress can...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Instructing: Augmented Reality for Experiential Learning

Participants will learn ways to incorporate augmented reality into their classes as an experiential learning approach. The workshop will provide pedagogical...

10am
Virtual Event
Home Sweet Home with Holly Jones ('05)

Join Holly Jones (‘05) in a Facebook Live presented by One Riverwalk. She will take us on a tour of the late summer highlights of the garden. UT Knoxville’s...

4:30pm
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Prep for Success: Getting Started Information Session

Join the Tickle College of Engineering's Office of Engineering Professional Practice for a Prep for Success event on getting started with internships and...

6pm
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Wednesday, August 26

Managing Maintenance (Virtual Learning)

Course Summary: It can be a daunting task to Manage Maintenance and at the same time improve reliability at a plant. Day to day interruptions and stress can...

8:30am
Virtual Event
2020 Meet the Firms

"Meet the Firms" is UTK's largest annual recruiting event for accounting, audit, tax, and consulting internships and full-time jobs, held in the FALL...

Thursday, August 27

Coffee & Conversation

All faculty are invited to join Provost John Zomchick and his team for coffee and conversation about timely matters and issues of concern. To receive the...

Managing Maintenance (Virtual Learning)

Course Summary: It can be a daunting task to Manage Maintenance and at the same time improve reliability at a plant. Day to day interruptions and stress can...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Checkerboard Chats Webinar with Admissions

The UT Knoxville Office of Alumni Affairs and One Riverwalk presents Afternoon with Admissions: What to know about Rocky Top? Do you have a student...

Thirty-Minute Thursdays

Join Theory & Practice in Teacher Education (TPTE) literacy faculty / Lit Chat experts for "Thirty-Minute Thursdays" - virtual "office hours" via Zoom...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Community Engagement Seminar Series: Gleicher's Formula for Change

What can you do to effect change in your community? In this workshop, we will explore Gleicher's formula for change and its use in identifying the following...

2pm
Virtual Event
#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...

Friday, August 28

State Youth Beef Expo

State beef cattle show for Tennessee 4-H and FFA members. The event will be held on Friday, August 28 and Saturday, August 29, 2020.

Welcome Back: Employer Meet & Greet

In lieu of our annual cookout, engineering students are invited to meet with employers through a virtual meet and greet. You will be able to practice...

11am
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 29

State Youth Beef Expo

State beef cattle show for Tennessee 4-H and FFA members. The event will be held on Friday, August 28 and Saturday, August 29, 2020.

Monday, August 31

East Tennessee STEM Hub - STEM Sparks

Join the East Tennessee STEM Hub every week for STEM Sparks - tasks and activities to SPARK your learning of concepts related to STEM! Inspired by Dan...

8am
Virtual Event
Microsoft : Bookings

Keeping up with your calendar is about to get much easerier. Bookings is like having your own personal virtual assistent who takes care of your appointment...

10:30am
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 1

TN Turf Tuesday - Disease Control Overview 2020

Faculty, staff, and students within the University of Tennessee Turfgrass Science and Management program are excited to offer a new digital learning series...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Chancellor Plowman Hosts Drop-In Office Hours

Chancellor Donde Plowman is hosting drop-in office hours in Hodges Library. No appointment necessary.

Wednesday, September 2

Cotton Tour Field Day

The Cotton Tour Field Day is presented by UT AgResearch and UT Extension. More details will be available closer to the event date.

Applied Machine Learning for Digital Asset Health Monitoring (Virtual Learning)

This 2-day course will prepare you to implement Machine Learning and AI for Digital Asset performance monitoring for your Industry 4.0 initiatives. Course...

CWH Monthly Meeting

Monthly meeting for members of the Center for Wildlife Health

Technology & Tools to Help You Conduct Human Subjects Research Virtually

Faculty Share Best Practices for Human Subjects Research in Fall 2020 In response to recommendations from UT’s Re-Imagining Fall Task Force about supporting...

1pm
Virtual Event
Prep for Success: Preparing for a Virtual Engineering Expo

Join the Tickle College of Engineering's Office of Engineering Professional Practice for a Prep for Success event on how to prepare for a virtual Engineering...

6pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 3

FWF Advisory Board Meeting

The Department of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries is proud to work with an advisory board. The board serves the department by: Providing the department...

DSL Welcome Back Breakfast

Join your Division of Student Life colleagues for breakfast and a state of the division panel to celebrate the start of the semester!

Applied Machine Learning for Digital Asset Health Monitoring (Virtual Learning)

This 2-day course will prepare you to implement Machine Learning and AI for Digital Asset performance monitoring for your Industry 4.0 initiatives. Course...

UT Extension on-farm trainings are a common sight, but online programming is also available, including a new webinar series starting in April titled, "Seven Secrets of Effective Farmers." Photo by X. Cui, courtesy UTIA.

Beginning farmers, value-added agriculture entrepreneurs and all farm operators are invited to participate in a free "lunch and learn" webinar series...

Thirty-Minute Thursdays

Join Theory & Practice in Teacher Education (TPTE) literacy faculty / Lit Chat experts for "Thirty-Minute Thursdays" - virtual "office hours" via Zoom...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Community Engagement Seminar Series: A Multidisciplinary Systems Approach to Community Engagement

This workshop will examine social, economic, and civil systems that frame community engagement efforts and explore how to work within these systems in a...

2pm
Virtual Event
Welcome Back BBQ

The Welcome Back BBQ is our annual family gathering! This hearty dinner is our homecoming event for students, faculty, staff, alumni, administration, and...

Pizza and Painting

The Campus Events Board Arts and Culture will be hosting an event that allows for students to paint on a canvas and enjoy pizza. The event will be located in...

August 5 - September 3, 2020