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Two funding opportunities


1794 Scholars Program The 1794 Scholars Program seeks to hire a graduate student to assist with program administration and event planning. This position will work closely with the program’s Assistant Director and campus partners. To be eligible, one must be a current … Continue reading

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Thornton Center looking for Academic Mentors


Dear Graduate Students, before you consider the opportunity advertised below, keep in mind that if you already have an Assistantship with a one-half (50%) time appointment (i.e., 20 hours per week), the department does not support requests for additional, on-going … Continue reading

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Hourly-paid positions: Teaching and Learning Innovation


Teaching and Learning Innovation has a number of employment opportunities for the summer and for the fall of 2019. These are non-fee waivered positions; they are hourly positions paid at $15.00 per hour. They are accepting applications on a rolling … Continue reading

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KRSS Graduate: Nick Giecek Levels the Playing Field through Adaptive Sports


What always puts a smile on Nick Giecek’s face is the way the students look at each other the first day of class. Source: https://news.utk.edu/2019/05/06/nick-giecek-levels-the-playing-field-through-adaptive-sports/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Nick%20Giecek&utm_campaign=tntoday “Everyone is so standoffish,” said Giecek, who graduates in May with a master’s degree in … Continue reading

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KRSS Graduate: On a Mission to Serve, Grad Takes Her Lessons to India


Jordan Schools has been on a mission since she was a child. Now, with a master’s degree from UT, she’s prepared to take that mission to a new level. Source: https://news.utk.edu/2019/05/08/on-a-mission-to-serve-grad-takes-her-lessons-to-india/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Jordan%20Schools&utm_campaign=tntoday Schools was born in Knoxville but moved with her … Continue reading

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Writing Center: Thesis/Dissertation Workshop


The Writing Center is offering a workshop for graduate students who are in the process of writing their thesis or dissertation, to help them get their work off to a productive start this summer. The workshop will provide time for … Continue reading

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New: Graduate Student Commons at UT Library


UT Libraries welcomes graduate students to the Graduate Student Commons on the 1st floor of Hodges Library. This is a dedicated space for grad students to study, write, and interact. The Grad Commons features a combination of quiet and group spaces … Continue reading

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