Chasing COVID

Terry Hazen oversees wastewater testing

University of Tennessee researchers are tracking the coronavirus across campus, from sewers to saliva.

Lighting a Spark

Cherokee Farm

New innovation labs at the University of Tennessee Research Park will give hard-tech start-ups a place to grow.

Knox County 2020: A Primer

Knox County 2020

As we mark our 2nd anniversary, we survey what’s changed, what hasn’t and what to watch in the local political and economic landscape.

Ready to Go

Tim Burchett at TVA ribbon-cutting

A ribbon-cutting marks the start of work to turn TVA’s East Tower into offices for Knox County Schools and the University of Tennessee.

Party Problems

Socially distanced furniture in Fred Brown Hall

As fall classes begin, UT Knoxville identifies its first cluster of COVID-19 cases — at a gathering of students off campus.

Rocky Top Revamped

John Zomchick at Strong Hall

As UT students return to classes this Wednesday, just about everything about campus life has been altered by the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID on Campus

Top of the Hill at UT.

With 28 positive cases among students and staff, UT prepares for an unpredictable semester.