University Study of Black Bears Spreads to Western North Carolina

The Southern Appalachian Cooperative Bear Study (SACBS), a research program of the University of Tennessee, is collecting population data of Appalachian black bears. 

Announcing the New Herbert College of Agriculture!

In recognition that a special gift from distinguished alumni Jim and Judi Herbert will transform the future of the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, the UT Board of Trustees has officially recognized a new name for the college.


Scientist Works to Increase Water Saving Potential of Crops 

The research of Avat Shekoofa, assistant professor in plant sciences, shows a limited transpiration trait in one variety of cotton. This is a first for any commercially available cotton in the Mid-South. Click here to learn more.

McIlwaine Pavilion Opens in Knoxville

The McIlwaine Friendship Pavilion and Outdoor Classroom has been dedicated in the UT Gardens, Knoxville. The versatile facility commemorates the love of gardening shared by the late Sandra and Henry W. McIlwaine Jr.