Photo Courtesy Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Dept. of Energy

Polymer expert Advincula named ORNL-UT Governor’s Chair

Rigoberto “Gobet” Advincula joins ORNL and UT as a polymer and materials scientist with expertise in nanostructured materials — leveraging the structure and functionalities of materials on a near-atomic, nanometer length scale.


Donde Plowman, Randy Boyd and Frankie McGinnis
UT Interim President Randy Boyd joins UTK Chancellor Donde Plowman to sign the new UT System policy for organ donor leave into effect. Joining them are UT Athletics' Tom Satkowiak and UTCVM's Frankie McGinnis.
Photo by Sam Thomas

University of Tennessee Announces New Policy Regarding Paid Leave for Employees

The UT System has announced a new policy that gives paid time off for employees to donate a body organ or bone marrow.