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Trump Called Waffle House Hero James Shaw Jr. To Thank Him For Disarming Shooter
Trump applauded Shaw for his “heroic actions,” in a phone call Monday, according to the White House.
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Protests Erupt As University Looks To Hire Coach Connected To Sandusky Abuse Case
Greg Schiano has been accused of covering up Jerry Sandusky's child molestation during his time at Penn State.
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Heckled And Disrupted, White Supremacists Held A Not-So-Secret Meeting In Tennessee
Protesters crashed Stormfront's closed-door conference in the woods.
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Removed Confederate Memorials Could Be Relocated To Another Town’s Square
But relocation to spaces that don't explain what the Civil War was about defeats the purpose of removing the statues, says a Southern Poverty Law Center official.
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Florida School District Bans Homework, Says To Read Instead
The decision was based on education research.
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Research About Social Norms Could Help Us Better Understand Extremism
A new study on human cooperation could shed light on why some take radical steps.
How I Got Involved In Campus Safety As A Student Activist
S. Daniel Carter
Campus Security Consultant
Working this last month with Students Against House Bill 51 at the Georgia state Capitol has reminded me of my own time as
University Of Tennessee Settles Rape Lawsuit For $2.48 Million
The school was accused of favoring football players over women who accused them of sexual assault.
Sport and Society for Arete -NBA Finals, Summitt and Howe
Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Central Flo...
It is possible to make this claim because she built the first women's basketball dynasty at the University Tennessee, and
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The Entire Sports World Is Mourning Hoops Hero Pat Summitt
"Summitt was a true pioneer in every sense of the word."
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Pat Summitt, Legendary College Basketball Coach, Dead At 64
She won more games than any other basketball coach in NCAA Division I history.
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New Law Restricts University Of Tennessee's Ability To Support Sex Week
It also makes it harder for UT to teach students about gender-neutral pronouns.
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Tennessee Lawmakers Consider Bill That Could Chill Free Speech
Republicans hate the idea of students organizing "Sex Week" so much, they're threatening to withhold funding that already doesn't exist.
The Room Where It Happens
Professor of English at the University of Tennessee
A few months ago, I took 20 of my University of Tennessee students to New York for a drama course that included, among other things, Lin-Manuel Miranda's
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Coaches Say UT's Culture Is Fine, Despite Multiple Rape And Assault Allegations
The growing list of arrested football players doesn't reflect Tennessee's athletic culture, they argue.
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