Higher Ground Blog

Ayres Hall Turns 100

This year, our iconic building turns 100! Do you have pictures or stories to share about your Ayres experience? Perhaps the daily walk up the Hill for class or the...

Arts & Sciences News Roundup

From a flowering corpse plant to the Jeopardy game board, our college faculty, staff, and students made headlines and impacts this fall. Arts & Humanities News Jessi Grieser, assistant professor...

Celebrating Our Alumni

The College of Arts and Sciences recognized alumni achievements at the Sixth Annual Alumni and Philanthropy Awards celebration Friday, October 8, 2021. Alumni, their friends and family, and college leadership gathered to celebrate the depth and breadth of careers a degree from the College of Arts and Sciences can provide.

Dean Lee

Finding Hope

Today, I join a host of deans across the country drafting statements for their college annual reports and figuring out how to put into words the year we all just...

Emma Grace

New Realities

The days before spring break in March 2020 at UT looked much as they did at campuses across the country. Students finished assignments, packed up their swimsuits and suntan lotion,...

Melody Branch

Independent Study

Budget Director Ann Robinson-Craig was one of the small army of College of Arts and Sciences staff members who continued coming to campus while most employees worked from home during...