Review Blues

The UT Torchbearer

A lot of work, not much benefit? Doubts persist about UT’s new post-tenure review system for judging faculty performance.

Budget Offsides

Neyland Stadium

Pandemic-related losses in the University of Tennessee’s Athletics Department have created an estimated $40 million funding gap.

Not the Same Game

Vols merchandise on Market Square

The University of Tennessee and Knoxville prepare for an unusual first home appearance by the Volunteers.

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.