Dan Terpstra, retired UT senior scientist, advocated for a social tipping point he believes is necessary to end the climate crisis during the Friends of the Library’s monthly series Books Sandwiched In.
McClung Museum curator Joan Markel discusses white male landowners, African Americans and women during the Civil War in her lecture featured in the Civil War lecture series.
Dr. Nora Berenstain, assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, delivered a lecture as part of Sex Week 2015. She discussed issues surrounding sex workers including their negative perception by society and mistreatment.The lecture was held on April 10 in the University Center Crest Room.
The Knox County School Board debates the need for budget spending on instructional coaches with the discussion of the 2016 general purpose preliminary budget at the work session Monday, March 30.
Lecture discusses history and future archaeological excavation in the Cumberland Gap.
Members of the Teacher Advisory Committee voiced concerns about current educational issues at the Knoxville Board of Education work session held March 2, in the Andrew Johnson Building.
The Knox County Commission swore in new 5th District Commissioner John Schoonmaker. The Commission also passed a motion to move the start time of the regularly scheduled Commission meetings to 5 p.m., effective March of this year. The motion was approved with eight votes for yes, and two for no.