Relay for Life at UT is gearing up for it's 10th annual event that welcomes students, faculty and Knoxville citizens to take part in donating to the American Cancer Society on April 12 from 6 p.m. until April 13 at 6 a.m. This years event features over 40 teams bolstering a whopping 1,100 volunteers who have already raised $50,000 worth of proceeds toward the ACS.
Orange and White week will feature nightly events that promote student involvement and boost the morale of the entire student body. Orange and White week events include a 3-on-3 basketball tournament, a trivia night, a film showing, a clean-up project and a cookout leading up to the Orange and White Spring football game at 2 p.m.
Aida Manduley, a coordinator for The Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health, gave her lecture "Concepts of Virginity" as a part of UT's Sex Week. In her discussion, Manduley talked about the different views on virginity throughout history. She also encouraged UT students to express their opinions on it during the lecture.
Joe Scogin has been named the new director for UT's Thornton Athletics Student Life Center and will start in May. He currently works as the associate athletic director for academic services at the University of Missouri.