Valisia LeKae (‘01) took her degree in psychology and headed to Broadway. The singer/actress landed a breakout role in 2011 as Diana Ross in the smash hit Motown: The Musical. She’s on stage now as the national spokesperson for the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition.
- Inky Johnson to Address Fall GraduatesUT’s fall undergraduate commencement and graduate hooding ceremonies will be held December 9 and 10 at Thompson-Boling Arena. The post Inky Johnson to Address Fall Graduates appeared first on News.
- Armed Forces Memorial to Honor Fallen Students, Faculty and StaffUT announces an effort to establish an Armed Forces Memorial on campus. The post Armed Forces Memorial to Honor Fallen Students, Faculty and Staff appeared first on News.
- The Conversation: When and How Was Walking Invented?Professor of anthropology, Jan Simek, explains the history of walking and the first instance of when it was recorded The post The Conversation: When and How Was Walking Invented? appeared first on News.
- The Conversation: How Crosses and Mementos Help Marines Remember Fallen ComradesCultural geographers focus their research on commemorative places in the military and study how active-duty Marines and veterans interact with them. The post The Conversation: How Crosses and Mementos Help Marines Remember Fallen Comrades appeared first on News.
- Three Faculty Members Awarded Fulbrights for 2021–22Faculty across three colleges are Fulbright Scholars for the 2021–22 academic year. The post Three Faculty Members Awarded Fulbrights for 2021–22 appeared first on News.
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