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1 min ago | RedOrbit

Adoption Of - Novel Ecosystems' By...

Image Caption: This picture features a classic novel ecosystem. The ground cover is cogon grass, a highly invasive Asian grass that is one of the South's worst and fastest-growing weed problems.


Related Topix: Science, Ecology

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Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

1 hr ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

UT classes begin today University of Tennessee students begin classes Wednesday.

Between classes on the first day of school Wednesday, University of Tennessee students took in the breezy weather and a view of the new pedestrian bridge on the grassy steps outside the Alumni Memorial Building.


Related Topix: Oak Ridge, TN, Sports

7 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville


The University of Tennessee's colleges of Nursing and Business Administration are joining forces for a nursing leadership program.


Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Louisville, TN, Blount County, TN

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

$48,000 clean up fund approved for Fountain City Lake

For thousands of University of Tennessee students, Wednesday will be the first day of classes.


Related Topix: Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

Tennessee changes pesticide laws | Tennessee pesticides, pest, Murfreesboro news, WGNS News

Tennessee has modified state laws and regulations concerning the use of pesticides, and applicators need to be aware of how those changes might affect their certifications.


Related Topix: Murfreesboro, TN, Agriculture, Science, Rutherford County, TN

The Daily News

Williams Joins Memphis Obstetrics as OB/GYN

Dr. Jason Williams has joined the staff of Memphis Obstetrics & Gynecological Association PC, where he will focus on women's health care issues, including prevention, diagnosis and management of many general medical conditions.


Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women's Health, Health, Australia, Knoxville, TN, World News, University of Tennessee Health Science Center


Group at UT aiming to get more women engineering students

As of October 2013, only 6.1 percent of EECS undergraduates and 21.2 percent of graduate students were women.


Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Electrical Engineering, Science

Stars and Stripes

Great War now a faded memory in Chattanooga area

A century ago this month the Great War erupted in Europe. Country after country entered the conflict that would dismantle empires and realign power structures across the globe, with effects resonating to the present day.


Related Topix: Hamilton County, TN, US Military, US Navy

John Shearer: UT's Fred Brown Hall Opening Sparks Memories Of College

The Fred D. Brown Jr. Residence Hall on the University of Tennessee at Knoxville campus opened last week, and I had a chance to tour it.


Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, University of Georgia

WTVF Nashville

Spruced Up UT Campus To Greet Students

The Knoxville News Sentinel reported students returning to class and visitors to football games that start later this month will see the new pedestrian bridge across Phillip Fulmer Way that says "The University of Tennessee."


Related Topix: Tennessee


Life on Earth coming to an end

A huge asteroid spinning at an "impossible" rate is hurtling toward Earth, on track to wipe out human life - but not until 16 March, 2880.


Knoxville News Sentinel

Rumors muddy school board search Allegations of backroom deals,...

Rumors should not be a part of the decision-making for an interim school board member, according to Knox County Commissioner Amy Broyles.


Related Topix: Knox County, TN, Knoxville, TN, Sports

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Road Closure In Whitfield County

Whitfield County Public Works announces the closure of the intersection of Tonya Dr. and Casey Ln. on Tuesday and Wednesday to replace two cross drains.


Related Topix: Knoxville, TN, Chattanooga, TN

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Through Peace Corps see the world and make a difference

Through Peace Corps see the world and make a difference The only Peace Corps recruiter in the state is based at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.


Related Topix: Knoxville, TN

The Leaf-Chronicle

Home Lines: The Yellow Ribbon Program

HOME LINES: The Yellow Ribbon Program "Home Lines" column on by military family advice columnist Paige King.


Related Topix: Tennessee

Business & Heritage Clarksville

APSU professors collaborate on "Civil War Diary"

On a cold night in February 1862, the moans and whimpers of injured Confederate soldiers filled the streets of Clarksville.


Related Topix: Clarksville, TN, Austin Peay State University, Montgomery County, TN, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, TN


International Scientific Team Criticizes Adoption of 'Novel Ecosystems' by Policymakers

Novel ecosystems arise when human activities transform biological communities through species invasions and environmental change.


Related Topix: Science, Ecology

Ag Professional

Change is in the air now that Palmer amaranth seeds are here

Changes are needed for weed control management practices in corn and soybeans across the Midwest.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Art Daily

Works by Mitchell Lonas on view at Callan Contemporary in New Orleans

The precision and poeticism of natural forms are central to Mitchell Lonas' new series of incised and painted aluminum panels.


Related Topix: Knoxville, TN


Chihuahua gets new set of wheels

When a Tennessee woman found out a dog could be euthanized because of his deformity, she took him in.