Monthly Archives: February 2018

February 23 is the deadline to submit a draft of a dissertation or thesis


This is a reminder to graduate students planning to graduate spring 2018: February 23 is the deadline to submit a draft of a dissertation or thesis for preliminary review by the Thesis Consultant. Contact thesis@utk.edu for submission instructions, if you … Continue reading

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Teaching online/hybrid classes


Teaching and Learning Innovation would like to make you aware of the support they provide for instructors who are planning to teach or who are already teaching online/hybrid classes. The Vols Online website provides information about policies around all online and hybrid courses … Continue reading

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Your financial portfolio


What is a credit report? How does your credit report affect your finances? How can you maintain or improve your credit score? Do I need to care as a graduate student (Hint: yes)? Attend this program to learn about the … Continue reading

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Graduate Teaching Assistant position


Are you a current or incoming UT graduate student in good standing? Do you have strong organizational and communication skills? The Office of Undergraduate Research is seeking to fill a 12-month Graduate Teaching Assistant position to begin August 1, 2018. This position … Continue reading

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Distinguished Lecture in African-American History


On March 1, 2018 from 5:30–7:00 p.m. in Strong Hall Auditorium B-001, the Third Annual Fleming-Morrow Distinguished Lecture in African-American History will be delivered by Thavolia Glymph. Thavolia Glymph is professor of history, faculty research scholar of the Population Research Institute, … Continue reading

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AKA Job Postings


New Job Listings for February 5-16, 2018 Find current position postings on the American Kinesiology Association site here: http://www.americankinesiology.org/current-openings New postings include: Georgia Southern University Department Chair and Associate Professor/Professor Louisiana Tech University Assistant Professor Exercise & Sport Psychology Michigan … Continue reading

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Sport Studies Alumni Scholar visits Feb. 26: “Fantasy Sport: Why it Matters”


Dr. Brody Ruihley, a 2010 alumnus of our sport studies Ph.D. concentration, will be coming to campus on Monday., Feb. 26 to be recognized as our Sport Studies Alumni Scholar for 2017-18. As part of his visit to campus, Brody will … Continue reading

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KRSS hosts talk by John Dattilo “Healthy Aging through Leisure”


As part of Therapeutic Recreation Awareness Month, KRSS will host Dr. John Dattilo, Professor of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management (Pennsylvania State University). On Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 2pm in HPER 243, Dr. Dattilo will present “Healthy Aging through … Continue reading

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KRSS cosponsoring former NFL player to talk on Overcoming Homophobia in American Sports


Our department is co-sponsoring a campus presentation by Wade A. Davis II about Overcoming Homophobia in American Sports on Monday, March 5, 2018 starting at 5:30pm in the ULA Love Doughty Carousel Theater (1704 Andy Holt Avenue, Knoxville TN 37916-3702). … Continue reading

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Annual Diversity Job Fair


The Center for Career Development encourages you to meet with companies dedicated to diversity and inclusion at the 10th Annual Diversity Job Fair. Attending companies are seeking outstanding University of Tennessee students from ALL Majors and Degree Levels who are prepared to … Continue reading

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