UT Libraries Diversity Committee Meeting Minutes: Diversity Roundtable May 29, 2012

UT Libraries Diversity Committee Meeting Minutes: Diversity Roundtable May 29th, 2012 1:00 PM Hodges Library Mary Greer In attendance: Michelle Brannen (UT Libraries), Earnest Brothers (Graduate School), Travis Griffin (Diversity Programs), Annazette Houston (UT Disability Services), Anne Hulse (Center for International Education) Matt Jordan (UT Libraries), Thura Mack (UT Libraries), Allison Roberts (UT Libraries), Marva … Continued

Accidental Asian Selected Titles in the Culture Corner

Freshmen arriving on the UT campus confront their first intellectual challenge on the day before classes begin. Each year, the Life of the Mind freshman reading program selects a book to be read and discussed by all incoming freshmen. The common reading selection for the Class of 2016 is Eric Liu’s The Accidental Asian: Notes … Continued

UT Libraries Diversity Committee Meeting Minutes: Diversity Roundtable April 19, 2012

UT Libraries Diversity Committee Meeting Minutes: Diversity Roundtable April 19, 2012 1:00 PM Hodges Library Mary Greer Room In attendance: Brad Binder (Biochemistry, Cellular & Molecular Biology), Adam Hardebeck ( Center for Electric Power), Sekeenia Haynes ( Biochemistry,Cellular & Molecular Biology), Claudia Rawn ( Materials Science & Engineering), Harry Richards ( Biochemistry, Cellular & Molecular … Continued

Life of the Mind Fall 2011

Life of the Mind 2012 Selection is The Accidental Asian: Notes of a Native Speaker by Eric Liu Freshman Reading Program provides a common experience for all incoming freshman. During Welcome Week freshman get a feel for college life as you join classmates and professors in discussions about the book in a group setting. This … Continued

Now Recruiting for Diveristy Residents

UT Libraries is now actively recruiting candidates for our Libraries’ Diversity Residents. More information at the link below. http://www.lib.utk.edu/employ/faculty/diversitylibrarians.

UT Libraries Diversity Committee Meeting Minutes: Diversity Roundtable March 15, 2012

UT Libraries Diversity Committee Meeting Minutes: Diversity Roundtable March 15, 2012 1:00 PM Hodges Library 605 In attendance: Michelle Brannen (UT Libraries), Earnest Brothers (Graduate School), Travis Griffin (Diversity Programs), RJ Hinde (College of Arts & Sciences), Anne Hulse (Center for International Education) Matt Jordan (UT Libraries), Thura Mack (UT Libraries), Demetrius Richmond (Recruitment and … Continued

Diversity Commitee Presentation for the 2012 Black Issues Conference

Black in America: One Campus…One Community…Unified for One Cause The UT Libraries was honored to participate again this year in the Black Issues Conference at the University Center. Our presentation was well received although it was a small crowd. Link to our presentation goes here. See information about the conference here: http://trace.tennessee.edu/omsaconference/

UT Libraries Diversity Committee Meeting Minutes: Diversity Roundtable January 19, 2012

UT Libraries Diversity Committee Meeting Minutes: Diversity Roundtable January 19, 2012 1:00 PM Hodges Library 605 In attendance: Michelle Brannen (UT Libraries), Trisha Brady (UT Libraries), Earnest Brothers (Graduate School), Travis Griffin (Diversity Programs), RJ Hinde (College of Arts & Sciences), Annazette Houston (UT Disability Services), Anne Hulse (Center for International Education) Matt Jordan (UT … Continued

De-stress activities get underway

Odell visited Pendergrass library to help students relax between final exams. Fun fact: Odell is Smokey's half-brother!

Blue tick coon hound dog gets petted