Anticipating Catastrophe

Soldiers with flu, 1918

A UT researcher finds that many nurses say they are unprepared for long-term disasters, and nursing colleges aren’t emphasizing it.

Taking the Reins

UT Chancellor Donde Plowman

Newly arrived UT Knoxville Chancellor Donde Plowman finds a warm welcome and a long to-do list.

Tweet Trackers

The Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia

UT researchers find a strong correlation between Russian disinformation and movement in the 2016 presidential polls.

Under Transition

John Compton and Randy Boyd

Merging campuses and creating a new Oak Ridge Institute, the UT Board of Trustees ratifies big moves by Interim President Randy Boyd.

On the Comeback Trail

Phillip Fulmer addresses the Special Committee on UT Sports

17 months in, UT Athletic Director Phillip Fulmer says the Vols’ sports programs are working their way back to the top.

Backyard Archaeologists

UT anthropology students

UT Knoxville students sift through evidence of ancient civilizations on the banks of the Tennessee River.

Small Step

The UT Torchbearer

UT’s proposed budget keeps tuition increases low. But a decade of hikes has still left it one of the priciest state schools in the Southeast.

This Old House

Eugenia Williams estate

After looking for a way to restore the historic Eugenia Williams mansion, the University of Tennessee decides its best option is to sell it.

UT Picks Plowman

Donde Plowman

The next chancellor of UT Knoxville has experience navigating public university complexities, here and elsewhere.

Game of Chancellors

Donde Plowman

Four candidates to lead the University of Tennessee’s flagship campus presented different styles in forums this week, but some shared themes.