Category: Social Sciences

PiPES students

PiPES: Outreach as Service

Department of Psychology Historically, people in Appalachia have limited access to healthcare and public health education, which contribute to increased incidences of disease and shorter lifespans than the conventional population...

Model UN team

Model UN Program

Department of Political Science Applying skills learned in the classroom to real-world scenarios is the goal of experiential learning at UT. Students in the Department of Political Science excel at...

AR Sandbox

Mission: Outreach

Department of Geography UT geography students in the GIS Outreach and Community Engagement Lab are bridging the gap between the knowledge of geography and geospatial technology and the need for...

sociology research presentation

Studying Community Engagement

Department of Sociology In spring 2018, students in the Department of Sociology’s applied research course engaged in advanced undergraduate community-based participatory research on gentrification and development in Knoxville. Louise Seamster,...

The Hill

Harnessing Language Skills

Three College of Arts and Sciences students have received prestigious Boren Scholarship and Fellowship awards that will allow them to pursue intensive language study, internships, and research abroad and domestically...