Savannah Lucas

Deciding Factor: Homelessness in Knoxville

A study conducted bi-annually for 20 years shows that the homelessness rate in Knoxville has been steadily increasing since the early 1980s, according to data compilations collected by Dr. Roger Nooe, the director of social services for the Knox County Public Defender’s Office.

Campaign equips students to prevent sexual assault

After the campus-wide notification of two sexual assault police investigations within the past few weeks, conversation about this issue has been prompted within the University of Tennessee community. Contributing to this dialogue is the Center for Health Education and Wellness, which launched its sexual assault prevention campaign “Volunteers Speak UP!” at the beginning of the semester.