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August 3 - September 1, 2021

Tuesday, August 3

Strong Hall at the University of Tennessee

Metabolic Pathway Analysis (MPA) is a leading meeting for the scientific community analyzing topological structure-function relationships of metabolic...

Torchbearer statue

Love to sing? Looking for a group to call home during your first year at UT? Ensembles in the School of Music can provide a supportive core group. All UT...

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Airborne Ultrasound Inspection Level I Certification Course

UE Systems Course Description: Level I Conforming to the classroom requirement of ASNT Recommended Practice, SNT-TC-1A, SNT-TC-1A and in accordance with ISO...

Turf Tuesdays

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
Zoysiagrass Putting Green Roundtable

Categories 1, 10, and 12 earn 1 CEU each

11:30am
Virtual Event
Exploring Agritourism for Your Farm

Farmers interested in adding value to their farm resources through agritourism are invited to join UT Extension and Tennessee Department of Agriculture...

12pm
Virtual Event
Syllabus Support Day. When: August 3, 2021, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm. RSVP at workshop.utk.edu under UT Libraries

Pendergrass Library welcomes instructors in the Herbert College of Agriculture and the College of Veterinary Medicine to attend our 3rd annual Syllabus...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
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...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
RAD Self-Defense

The Rape Aggression Defense System program teaches women easy-to-learn, effective and realistic self-defense tactics and techniques. Registration is required.

Wednesday, August 4

Strong Hall at the University of Tennessee

Metabolic Pathway Analysis (MPA) is a leading meeting for the scientific community analyzing topological structure-function relationships of metabolic...

Torchbearer statue

Love to sing? Looking for a group to call home during your first year at UT? Ensembles in the School of Music can provide a supportive core group. All UT...

Airborne Ultrasound Inspection Level I Certification Course

UE Systems Course Description: Level I Conforming to the classroom requirement of ASNT Recommended Practice, SNT-TC-1A, SNT-TC-1A and in accordance with ISO...

Pesticide Certification Training

Categories 3, 6, 7, 10, LHACategories 3, 7, 10, 12, LHA earn 6 CEUsCategory 6 earns 5 CEUsAll other Categories earn 4 CEUs

2021 Band Camp

2021 Pride Band Camp Schedule Specific information and times will be sent out via email. August 4-5: Leadership Training (Squad Leaders, Majorettes,...

7th Annual Tennessee Bed Bug, Cockroach and Rodent Management Meeting

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? > Pest Management Professionals (4 TN CEUs for categories 7, 8, 10, and 12). > Housing and hospitality industry managers, purchasing...

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...

10am
Virtual Event
Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Walker Evans and James Agee

80 years ago Let Us Now Praise Famous Men was published. To commemorate the anniversary of this text by Knoxville-born author, James Agee, we are exhibiting...

RAD Self-Defense

The Rape Aggression Defense System program teaches women easy-to-learn, effective and realistic self-defense tactics and techniques. Registration is required.

Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Thursday, August 5

Strong Hall at the University of Tennessee

Metabolic Pathway Analysis (MPA) is a leading meeting for the scientific community analyzing topological structure-function relationships of metabolic...

Torchbearer statue

Love to sing? Looking for a group to call home during your first year at UT? Ensembles in the School of Music can provide a supportive core group. All UT...

2021 Tri-State Beef Conference

The thirteenth Annual Tri-State Beef Cattle conference will be held at the Ron Ramsey Regional Ag Center in Blountville, Tennessee on August 5th. This year’s...

Airborne Ultrasound Inspection Level I Certification Course

UE Systems Course Description: Level I Conforming to the classroom requirement of ASNT Recommended Practice, SNT-TC-1A, SNT-TC-1A and in accordance with ISO...

Walker Evans and James Agee

80 years ago Let Us Now Praise Famous Men was published. To commemorate the anniversary of this text by Knoxville-born author, James Agee, we are exhibiting...

Starting a Food Manufacturing Business in Tennessee

Farmers interested in adding value to their farm products by food processing are invited to join UT Extension and Tennessee Department of Agriculture...

12pm
Virtual Event
Canvas: Assignments and Grades

This workshop will focus on the Canvas assignment tool faculty can use to track and/or improve student learning. Instructors will also learn the relationship...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Big Orange Pantry

The Big Orange Pantry allows any students, faculty, or staff seeking food and hygiene assistance to choose for themselves what products they receive. The...

Panopto: Learn to Record and Edit in Panopto

This workshop will cover the basics of recording and editing using Panopto. This session will cover recording with Panopto Capture (browser based) and the...

2pm
Virtual Event
Parenting Apart Class

A court approved educational program for divorcing parents.

RAD Self-Defense

The Rape Aggression Defense System program teaches women easy-to-learn, effective and realistic self-defense tactics and techniques. Registration is required.

How To Build A Screech Owl Box

Presenter: Stephen Lyn Bales Registration is required for this free event. Register here Join the University of Tennessee Arboretum Society for our First...

7pm
Virtual Event
Tennessee Family Summer Series

Session V: Getting Ready for Rocky Top on Thursday, August 5 at 7:00PM. The purpose of this panel is to provide timely reminders for incoming families...

Friday, August 6

Strong Hall at the University of Tennessee

Metabolic Pathway Analysis (MPA) is a leading meeting for the scientific community analyzing topological structure-function relationships of metabolic...

Torchbearer statue

Love to sing? Looking for a group to call home during your first year at UT? Ensembles in the School of Music can provide a supportive core group. All UT...

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Airborne Ultrasound Inspection Level I Certification Course

UE Systems Course Description: Level I Conforming to the classroom requirement of ASNT Recommended Practice, SNT-TC-1A, SNT-TC-1A and in accordance with ISO...

Safe Zone at UT: Tier 2 Sessions

Safe Zone at UT is an educational workshop series focusing on: Basic language and terminology related to gender and sexualityAwareness and understanding of...

10am
Virtual Event
Walker Evans and James Agee

80 years ago Let Us Now Praise Famous Men was published. To commemorate the anniversary of this text by Knoxville-born author, James Agee, we are exhibiting...

Saturday, August 7

Walker Evans and James Agee

80 years ago Let Us Now Praise Famous Men was published. To commemorate the anniversary of this text by Knoxville-born author, James Agee, we are exhibiting...

Monday, August 9

Torchbearer statue

Love to sing? Looking for a group to call home during your first year at UT? Ensembles in the School of Music can provide a supportive core group. All UT...

New Graduate Student Orientation

The New Graduate Student Orientation, which will take place on August 9 from 8:30am–3:00pm, is designed to provide all new graduate students with the...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Family and Community Education Day Club

Join our community education clubs to grow in leadership skills, knowledge of current topics and volunteer opportunities.

Big Orange Welcome: Information Tents

University staff will be stationed at tents across campus to answer questions, help with directions, and hand out water. Come by and see us at Presidential...

Canvas: New Quizzes

New Quizzes, Canvas' newest quiz engine, will eventually replace the Classic Quiz tool in Canvas. New Quizzes offers many benefits for online assessment,...

10am
Virtual Event
Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Take Charge of Your Diabetes

Jointly presented by the Blount County Health Department and the University of Tennessee Extension, this 6-week series is designed for people with diabetes...

Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

4-H Honor Club Meeting

Monthly meeting for 4-H Honor Club students.

Outdoor Meat Cookery

4-H students will be taught how to safely handle, prepare, and grill meats utilizing an outdoor charcoal grill.

UT Give Back Night: Cruze Farm

Mark your calendar for UT Give Back Night at Cruze Farm! Stop by the downtown location between 5–10 p.m. on August 9 and let the Cruze Farm staff know that...

Tuesday, August 10

Torchbearer statue

Love to sing? Looking for a group to call home during your first year at UT? Ensembles in the School of Music can provide a supportive core group. All UT...

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

New Graduate Teaching Assistant Orientation

The New Graduate Teaching Assistant/Associate Orientation is designed to prepare graduate students (most of whom are new to the university) to succeed as an...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Family & Guest Orientation: Chat with Dining

Still have questions about meal plans or on campus dining? Come and chat with Vol Dining at their table in Hodges Library near the Starbucks

Parenting Apart: Effective Co-Parenting

The University of Tennessee Extension has developed a four-hour program, "Parenting Apart: Effective Co-Parenting", to help divorcing parents learn how to...

Supervising Maintenance

SUP Maintenance Overview Fulfill your leadership potential and become YOUR best Maintenance Supervisor. Basic supervisory skills can be learned in any...

Big Orange Welcome: Information Tents

University staff will be stationed at tents across campus to answer questions, help with directions, and hand out water. Come by and see us at Presidential...

Family & Guest Orientation: Athletics Pop Up

Eager to learn more about Tennessee Athletics and how to attend games? Stop by and chat with them down at Neyland Stadium, next to Gate 21.

Family & Guest Orientation: Visit Knoxville Information

Interested in learning more about Knoxville and all that it has to offer? Stop by and talk with our partners from Visit Knoxville. Pick up flyers and more...

Living Well With Chronic Conditions

A fun, skill building program designed for persons with chronic disease. This program helps individuals take day to day responsibility for the care of their...

Zoom: Breakout Rooms

Breakout rooms can be a useful part of the Zoom experience, from organizing group discussions during class time to running multiple presentations in a...

10am
Virtual Event
Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Tours

Looking to learn how to get around campus? Join the Orientation Leaders for a guided walking tour of campus!

UT Extension

Meeting on Health Topics for Citizens of Polk County

12pm
Virtual Event
Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Tours

Looking to learn how to get around campus? Join the Orientation Leaders for a guided walking tour of campus!

Panopto: Manage, Host, and Assign Videos within Canvas

This workshop will cover the basics of sharing Panopto content within Canvas. Panopto is fully integrated with Canvas and allows users to share content to...

1pm
Virtual Event
Part-Time Job Fair 2021

The Part-Time Job Fair - Virtual will be August 10 (Tuesday) 2021- 1:00pm - 3:00pm . It is open to all UTK students, both undergraduate and graduate who are...

Family & Guest Orientation: Academic Success Center Information Session

Come learn about the Academic Success Center and how they can help your student succeed throughout their four years here at UTK.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Career Development & Academic Exploration Information Session

Come learn more about how the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration can help your student achieve their career goals.

Family & Guest Orientation: Student Disability Services Information Session

Have questions about special accommodations or would like to learn more about the Office of Student Disability Services? Make sure to stop by their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Academic Success Center Information Session

Come learn about the Academic Success Center and how they can help your student succeed throughout their four years here at UTK.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration Information Session

Come learn more about how the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration can help your student achieve their career goals.

Family & Guest Orientation: Student Disability Services Information Session

Have questions about special accommodations or would like to learn more about the Office of Student Disability Services? Make sure to stop by their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Paint the Rock

Come participate in one of our long standing traditions of painting the Rock!

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Safety Information Session

The University of Tennessee Police Department would like to share information and ways for your student to stay safe during their time on Rocky Top.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Student Engagement Information Session

Wanting your student to get involved and connected on campus? Come learn about all the ways the Center for Student Engagement can help your student find...

Family & Guest Orientation: First-Generation College Parents Information Session

Open to all first-gen families so that you may learn about campus culture, educational opportunities, and how to support your scholars during their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Veteran Success Center Information Session

The Veterans Success Center offers assistance and guidance to active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and family members using their VA...

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Safety Information Session

The University of Tennessee Police Department would like to share information and ways for your student to stay safe during their time on Rocky Top.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Student Engagement Information Session

Wanting your student to get involved and connected on campus? Come learn about all the ways the Center for Student Engagement can help your student find...

Family & Guest Orientation: First-Generation College Parents Information Session

Open to all first-gen families so that you may learn about campus culture, educational opportunities, and how to support your scholars during their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Veteran Success Center Informaion Session

The Veterans Success Center offers assistance and guidance to active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and family members using their VA...

Family & Guest Orientation: Desserts with the Dean of Students

Stop in for desserts and conversations with the Dean of Students! Remarks by Dean Shea will begin at 4:15pm.

4-H Project Night

Open to all youth in grades 4th through 12th, 4-H offers 26 different project areas! Sign up for Hamilton County 4-H at https://tiny.utk.edu/HC4H and select...

You CAN Can- Beginner's Class #1

Tuesday, August 10th from 6-8pm. Beginner's Class #1 on jams and pickles. This ticket includes all materials, including a recipe & instruction worksheets, a...

Wednesday, August 11

Torchbearer statue

Love to sing? Looking for a group to call home during your first year at UT? Ensembles in the School of Music can provide a supportive core group. All UT...

Falling Forward: Curating and Demonstrating Leadership Resilience

As leaders, navigating multiple responsibilities can impact the ability to lead our teams. In this session, we will discuss successful strategies to develop...

9am
Virtual Event
Family & Guest Orientation: Chat with Dining

Still have questions about meal plans or on campus dining? Come and chat with Vol Dining at their table in Hodges Library near the Starbucks

Homebuyer Education Class

The classes are conducted to assist THDA and USDA home mortgage clients with fulfilling homebuyer education requirements for their loans. Class time is...

Supervising Maintenance

SUP Maintenance Overview Fulfill your leadership potential and become YOUR best Maintenance Supervisor. Basic supervisory skills can be learned in any...

Panopto: Learn to Record and Edit in Panopto

This workshop will cover the basics of recording and editing using Panopto. This session will cover recording with Panopto Capture (browser based) and the...

9:30am
Virtual Event
Big Orange Welcome: Information Tents

University staff will be stationed at tents across campus to answer questions, help with directions, and hand out water. Come by and see us at Presidential...

Family & Guest Orientation: Visit Knoxville Information

Interested in learning more about Knoxville and all that it has to offer? Stop by and talk with our partners from Visit Knoxville. Pick up flyers and more...

Qualtrics

In this introductory workshop, you will learn how to create and deploy a web-based survey using Qualtrics. Basic question construction (single and multiple...

Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Graduate Student Community Fair

This year the Graduate School will be offering a Community Fair, in which units and organizations from the UT community will be present to speak with new...

Walker Evans and James Agee

80 years ago Let Us Now Praise Famous Men was published. To commemorate the anniversary of this text by Knoxville-born author, James Agee, we are exhibiting...

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Tours

Looking to learn how to get around campus? Join the Orientation Leaders for a guided walking tour of campus!

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Tours

Looking to learn how to get around campus? Join the Orientation Leaders for a guided walking tour of campus!

Family & Guest Orientation: Athletics Pop Up

Eager to learn more about Tennessee Athletics and how to attend games? Stop by and chat with them down at Neyland Stadium, next to Gate 21.

Grad student working in Hazen lab

Every year, the National Science Foundation updates their guidelines, the Proposal & Award Policies Guide (PAPPG). The PAPPG 22 updates go into effect Oct....

Family & Guest Orientation: Academic Success Center Information Session

Come learn about the Academic Success Center and how they can help your student succeed throughout their four years here at UTK.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Career Development & Academic Exploration Information Session

Come learn more about how the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration can help your student achieve their career goals.

Family & Guest Orientation: Student Disability Services Information Session

Have questions about special accommodations or would like to learn more about the Office of Student Disability Services? Make sure to stop by their...

Smokey emoji

Co-hosted by TCE administration and the TCE Staff Advisory Council, faculty and staff are invited to celebrate the return to campus and the start of the...

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...

2pm
Virtual Event
Family & Guest Orientation: Academic Success Center Information Session

Come learn about the Academic Success Center and how they can help your student succeed throughout their four years here at UTK.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration Information Session

Come learn more about how the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration can help your student achieve their career goals.

Family & Guest Orientation: Student Disability Services Information Session

Have questions about special accommodations or would like to learn more about the Office of Student Disability Services? Make sure to stop by their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Paint the Rock

Come participate in one of our long standing traditions of painting the Rock!

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Safety Information Session

The University of Tennessee Police Department would like to share information and ways for your student to stay safe during their time on Rocky Top.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Student Engagement Information Session

Wanting your student to get involved and connected on campus? Come learn about all the ways the Center for Student Engagement can help your student find...

Family & Guest Orientation: First-Generation College Parents Information Session

Open to all first-gen families so that you may learn about campus culture, educational opportunities, and how to support your scholars during their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Veteran Success Center Information Session

The Veterans Success Center offers assistance and guidance to active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and family members using their VA...

Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Safety Information Session

The University of Tennessee Police Department would like to share information and ways for your student to stay safe during their time on Rocky Top.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Student Engagement Information Session

Wanting your student to get involved and connected on campus? Come learn about all the ways the Center for Student Engagement can help your student find...

Family & Guest Orientation: First-Generation College Parents Information Session

Open to all first-gen families so that you may learn about campus culture, educational opportunities, and how to support your scholars during their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Veteran Success Center Informaion Session

The Veterans Success Center offers assistance and guidance to active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and family members using their VA...

Family & Guest Orientation: Desserts with the Dean of Students

Stop in for desserts and conversations with the Dean of Students! Remarks by Dean Shea will begin at 4:15pm.

Thursday, August 12

Torchbearer statue

Love to sing? Looking for a group to call home during your first year at UT? Ensembles in the School of Music can provide a supportive core group. All UT...

Classroom Tech: Consultation In an OIT Reserved Location

Classroom Technology Training in an OIT scheduled room. This is classroom training will be held in either a medium or large-sized classroom that we have...

9am
Classroom Tech: Consultation in Your Classroom

Classroom Technology Training in a room that you schedule. A trainer will meet you in your location. An OIT trainer will meet with you for one-on-one...

9am
Family & Guest Orientation: Chat with Dining

Still have questions about meal plans or on campus dining? Come and chat with Vol Dining at their table in Hodges Library near the Starbucks

Supervising Maintenance

SUP Maintenance Overview Fulfill your leadership potential and become YOUR best Maintenance Supervisor. Basic supervisory skills can be learned in any...

Canvas Foundations: Getting Started

This workshop provides a foundational overview of basic features and functionality available in Canvas that allows instructors to build and support engaging...

9:30am
Virtual Event
-omics Symposium

Mark your calendar to attend the inaugural -omics Symposium on August 12, 2021. You can engage with the University of Tennessee research community to discuss...

10am
Virtual Event
Big Orange Welcome: Information Tents

University staff will be stationed at tents across campus to answer questions, help with directions, and hand out water. Come by and see us at Presidential...

Family & Guest Orientation: Athletics Pop Up

Eager to learn more about Tennessee Athletics and how to attend games? Stop by and chat with them down at Neyland Stadium, next to Gate 21.

Family & Guest Orientation: Visit Knoxville Information

Interested in learning more about Knoxville and all that it has to offer? Stop by and talk with our partners from Visit Knoxville. Pick up flyers and more...

Walker Evans and James Agee

80 years ago Let Us Now Praise Famous Men was published. To commemorate the anniversary of this text by Knoxville-born author, James Agee, we are exhibiting...

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Tours

Looking to learn how to get around campus? Join the Orientation Leaders for a guided walking tour of campus!

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Tours

Looking to learn how to get around campus? Join the Orientation Leaders for a guided walking tour of campus!

Family & Guest Orientation: Academic Success Center Information Session

Come learn about the Academic Success Center and how they can help your student succeed throughout their four years here at UTK.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Career Development & Academic Exploration Information Session

Come learn more about how the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration can help your student achieve their career goals.

Family & Guest Orientation: Student Disability Services Information Session

Have questions about special accommodations or would like to learn more about the Office of Student Disability Services? Make sure to stop by their...

Big Orange Pantry

The Big Orange Pantry allows any students, faculty, or staff seeking food and hygiene assistance to choose for themselves what products they receive. The...

Family & Guest Orientation: Academic Success Center Information Session

Come learn about the Academic Success Center and how they can help your student succeed throughout their four years here at UTK.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration Information Session

Come learn more about how the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration can help your student achieve their career goals.

Family & Guest Orientation: Student Disability Services Information Session

Have questions about special accommodations or would like to learn more about the Office of Student Disability Services? Make sure to stop by their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Paint the Rock

Come participate in one of our long standing traditions of painting the Rock!

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Safety Information Session

The University of Tennessee Police Department would like to share information and ways for your student to stay safe during their time on Rocky Top.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Student Engagement Information Session

Wanting your student to get involved and connected on campus? Come learn about all the ways the Center for Student Engagement can help your student find...

Family & Guest Orientation: First-Generation College Parents Information Session

Open to all first-gen families so that you may learn about campus culture, educational opportunities, and how to support your scholars during their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Veteran Success Center Information Session

The Veterans Success Center offers assistance and guidance to active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and family members using their VA...

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Safety Information Session

The University of Tennessee Police Department would like to share information and ways for your student to stay safe during their time on Rocky Top.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Student Engagement Information Session

Wanting your student to get involved and connected on campus? Come learn about all the ways the Center for Student Engagement can help your student find...

Family & Guest Orientation: First-Generation College Parents Information Session

Open to all first-gen families so that you may learn about campus culture, educational opportunities, and how to support your scholars during their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Veteran Success Center Informaion Session

The Veterans Success Center offers assistance and guidance to active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and family members using their VA...

Family & Guest Orientation: Desserts with the Dean of Students

Stop in for desserts and conversations with the Dean of Students! Remarks by Dean Shea will begin at 4:15pm.

Friday, August 13

Torchbearer statue

Love to sing? Looking for a group to call home during your first year at UT? Ensembles in the School of Music can provide a supportive core group. All UT...

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Classroom Tech: Consultation In an OIT Reserved Location

Classroom Technology Training in an OIT scheduled room. This is classroom training will be held in either a medium or large-sized classroom that we have...

9am
Classroom Tech: Consultation in Your Classroom

Classroom Technology Training in a room that you schedule. A trainer will meet you in your location. An OIT trainer will meet with you for one-on-one...

Family & Guest Orientation: Chat with Dining

Still have questions about meal plans or on campus dining? Come and chat with Vol Dining at their table in Hodges Library near the Starbucks

Grad student working in Hazen lab

Many UT faculty and researchers conduct research related to energy, environment, and technology. To connect researchers and support interdisciplinary...

Big Orange Welcome: Information Tents

University staff will be stationed at tents across campus to answer questions, help with directions, and hand out water. Come by and see us at Presidential...

Family & Guest Orientation: Visit Knoxville Information

Interested in learning more about Knoxville and all that it has to offer? Stop by and talk with our partners from Visit Knoxville. Pick up flyers and more...

Faculty and Staff Fall Kickoff Picnic

Join Chancellor Donde Plowman for the annual faculty and staff picnic on Friday, August 13. Lunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Humanities...

Walker Evans and James Agee

80 years ago Let Us Now Praise Famous Men was published. To commemorate the anniversary of this text by Knoxville-born author, James Agee, we are exhibiting...

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Tours

Looking to learn how to get around campus? Join the Orientation Leaders for a guided walking tour of campus!

Zoom: What’s New in 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...

12pm
Virtual Event
Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Tours

Looking to learn how to get around campus? Join the Orientation Leaders for a guided walking tour of campus!

Parenting Apart:  Effective Co-parenting

An educational program for separating parents with minor children

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Family & Guest Orientation: Athletics Pop Up

Eager to learn more about Tennessee Athletics and how to attend games? Stop by and chat with them down at Neyland Stadium, next to Gate 21.

Family & Guest Orientation: Academic Success Center Information Session

Come learn about the Academic Success Center and how they can help your student succeed throughout their four years here at UTK.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Career Development & Academic Exploration Information Session

Come learn more about how the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration can help your student achieve their career goals.

Family & Guest Orientation: Student Disability Services Information Session

Have questions about special accommodations or would like to learn more about the Office of Student Disability Services? Make sure to stop by their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Academic Success Center Information Session

Come learn about the Academic Success Center and how they can help your student succeed throughout their four years here at UTK.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration Information Session

Come learn more about how the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration can help your student achieve their career goals.

Family & Guest Orientation: Student Disability Services Information Session

Have questions about special accommodations or would like to learn more about the Office of Student Disability Services? Make sure to stop by their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Paint the Rock

Come participate in one of our long standing traditions of painting the Rock!

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Safety Information Session

The University of Tennessee Police Department would like to share information and ways for your student to stay safe during their time on Rocky Top.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Student Engagement Information Session

Wanting your student to get involved and connected on campus? Come learn about all the ways the Center for Student Engagement can help your student find...

Family & Guest Orientation: First-Generation College Parents Information Session

Open to all first-gen families so that you may learn about campus culture, educational opportunities, and how to support your scholars during their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Veteran Success Center Information Session

The Veterans Success Center offers assistance and guidance to active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and family members using their VA...

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Safety Information Session

The University of Tennessee Police Department would like to share information and ways for your student to stay safe during their time on Rocky Top.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Student Engagement Information Session

Wanting your student to get involved and connected on campus? Come learn about all the ways the Center for Student Engagement can help your student find...

Family & Guest Orientation: First-Generation College Parents Information Session

Open to all first-gen families so that you may learn about campus culture, educational opportunities, and how to support your scholars during their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Veteran Success Center Informaion Session

The Veterans Success Center offers assistance and guidance to active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and family members using their VA...

Family & Guest Orientation: Desserts with the Dean of Students

Stop in for desserts and conversations with the Dean of Students! Remarks by Dean Shea will begin at 4:15pm.

Big Orange Welcome: Campus Ghost Tours

Do you believe in ghosts? Join the New Student Orientation Leaders this Friday the 13th on a tour of campus to learn more about the spooky stories passed...

Big Orange Welcome: Movie Night - Friday the 13th (1980)

Come learn about the history of Crystal Lake summer camp and why the locals stay away! Join us on Circle Park Lawn for a showing of Friday the 13th after...

Saturday, August 14

Big Orange Welcome: Morning Run

Nothing like a good morning run to get the day started! Meet up with the Running Club to enjoy a brisk view of campus.

Family & Guest Orientation: Chat with Dining

Still have questions about meal plans or on campus dining? Come and chat with Vol Dining at their table in Hodges Library near the Starbucks

Big Orange Welcome: Information Tents

University staff will be stationed at tents across campus to answer questions, help with directions, and hand out water. Come by and see us at Presidential...

Family & Guest Orientation: Visit Knoxville Information

Interested in learning more about Knoxville and all that it has to offer? Stop by and talk with our partners from Visit Knoxville. Pick up flyers and more...

Master Gardeners of Hamilton County Annual Garden Tour

For garden locations and more information, visit www.MGHC.org. Ticket price is $20.00 and ticket is valid for both days. You can purchase advance tickets...

Walker Evans and James Agee

80 years ago Let Us Now Praise Famous Men was published. To commemorate the anniversary of this text by Knoxville-born author, James Agee, we are exhibiting...

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Tours

Looking to learn how to get around campus? Join the Orientation Leaders for a guided walking tour of campus!

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Tours

Looking to learn how to get around campus? Join the Orientation Leaders for a guided walking tour of campus!

Family & Guest Orientation: Academic Success Center Information Session

Come learn about the Academic Success Center and how they can help your student succeed throughout their four years here at UTK.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Career Development & Academic Exploration Information Session

Come learn more about how the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration can help your student achieve their career goals.

Family & Guest Orientation: Student Disability Services Information Session

Have questions about special accommodations or would like to learn more about the Office of Student Disability Services? Make sure to stop by their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Academic Success Center Information Session

Come learn about the Academic Success Center and how they can help your student succeed throughout their four years here at UTK.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration Information Session

Come learn more about how the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration can help your student achieve their career goals.

Family & Guest Orientation: Student Disability Services Information Session

Have questions about special accommodations or would like to learn more about the Office of Student Disability Services? Make sure to stop by their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Paint the Rock

Come participate in one of our long standing traditions of painting the Rock!

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Safety Information Session

The University of Tennessee Police Department would like to share information and ways for your student to stay safe during their time on Rocky Top.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Student Engagement Information Session

Wanting your student to get involved and connected on campus? Come learn about all the ways the Center for Student Engagement can help your student find...

Family & Guest Orientation: First-Generation College Parents Information Session

Open to all first-gen families so that you may learn about campus culture, educational opportunities, and how to support your scholars during their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Veteran Success Center Information Session

The Veterans Success Center offers assistance and guidance to active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and family members using their VA...

Family & Guest Orientation: Campus Safety Information Session

The University of Tennessee Police Department would like to share information and ways for your student to stay safe during their time on Rocky Top.

Family & Guest Orientation: Center for Student Engagement Information Session

Wanting your student to get involved and connected on campus? Come learn about all the ways the Center for Student Engagement can help your student find...

Family & Guest Orientation: First-Generation College Parents Information Session

Open to all first-gen families so that you may learn about campus culture, educational opportunities, and how to support your scholars during their...

Family & Guest Orientation: Veteran Success Center Informaion Session

The Veterans Success Center offers assistance and guidance to active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and family members using their VA...

Family & Guest Orientation: Desserts with the Dean of Students

Stop in for desserts and conversations with the Dean of Students! Remarks by Dean Shea will begin at 4:15pm.

Big Orange Welcome: TN Smokies Baseball Game

Join the Office of New Student Orientation for a trip to see a Tennessee Smokies Baseball game! The first 100 students to register will claim their seat on...

Sunday, August 15

Big Orange Welcome: Morning Run

Nothing like a good morning run to get the day started! Meet up with the Running Club to enjoy a brisk view of campus.

Master Gardeners of Hamilton County Annual Garden Tour

For garden locations and more information, visit www.MGHC.org. Ticket price is $20.00 and ticket is valid for both days. You can purchase advance tickets...

student studying

Excelling as a learner requires discipline and hard work. You can’t afford to procrastinate. Learn how you can use time management principles grounded in...

happy student

Find out what scientific research has discovered about how we learn. Deep processing and accurate metacognition (THINK), distributed, interleaved study...

Tennessee Capital

Tennessee 4-H Congress is an activity that supports the Citizenship project and helps 4-H’ers develop the life skill of responsible citizenship. Responsible...

jumbo marshmallows

When embarking on challenging educational and career goals, you need to know how to get and stay motivated. Learn how GRIT, a GROWTH MINDSET, and...

Big Orange Welcome: New Transfer Kickoff

Welcome to Rocky Top! Come learn different tips and tricks from members of the transfer Volunteer community on how to make the most of your experience at...

Big Orange Welcome: New Vol Picnic

Let's kick off Big Orange Welcome the right way! Join us on HSS Plaza for the New Vol Picnic. You will have the opportunity to make new connections and meet...

Big Orange Welcome: Playfair

Get ready for an evening of non-competitive games, comedy routines, and dynamic team building activities with your peers with Playfair! Be sure to wear...

Big Orange Welcome: Transfer Vol Ice Cream Social

All new transfer students are invited to stop by Circle Park Lawn and grab a cold treat after a hot day with other New Transfer Volunteers!

Monday, August 16

Big Orange Welcome: Morning Run

Nothing like a good morning run to get the day started! Meet up with the Running Club to enjoy a brisk view of campus.

Big Orange Welcome: Morning Yoga

Get things flowing by starting your day with yoga in Circle Park lead by fellow Volunteer, Megan Mooney!