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Current News from the Graduate School

Second Vols ACT Training Session for Grad Students - Don’t forget that tomorrow (Sept. 25th 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.) is the last of two Vols ACT training sessions for graduate students! Learn more about how to be an ACTive bystander to prevent and respond to sexual harassment. Visit tiny.utk.edu/volsact for details and registration.
University Housing Position for Graduate Student - University Housing at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is seeking a graduate student to serve as Desk Manager for Massey Hall, which will be used as isolation housing for residential students who test positive for COVID-19. The position may require on-call duties spanning evenings and weekends. Download the position announcement for details and visit housing.utk.edu/about/employment-application-process/ to apply.
ORE Hosts 3rd Session of Conducting Human Subjects Research Virtually - The Office of Research and Engagement continues its series on Conducting Human Subjects Research Virtually. The third session, “Starting a […]
Game Night for Graduate Students - The Graduate Student Senate is hosting a graduate game night this Thursday, September 24, via Zoom. The game room will be open from 7–10pm and interested graduate students can sign up at tiny.utk.edu/gss-gamenight. Friends are welcome, as well. And if you have any questions about the event, feel free to contact Rachel Crosslin (rcrossli@vols.utk.edu).
Student Faculty Research Awards Accepting Applications - Are you a graduate student or faculty member collaborating on a scholarly project (and are seeking funding for it)? The Student Faculty Research Awards starts accepting applications for fall 2020 on 9/18 and will accept them until 10/1. Visit tiny.utk.edu/sfra for details.
First Vols ACT Training Session for Grad Students - Don't forget that tomorrow (Sept. 18th 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.) is the first of two Vols ACT training sessions for graduate students! Learn more about how to be an ACTive bystander to prevent and respond to sexual harassment. Visit tiny.utk.edu/volsact for details and registration.
Quarantine with the Dean of Students - The Office of the Dean of Students invites students to join them for Quarantine with the Dean on Thursday, September 17 at 5:30pm. It's a great way to get connected with other students, ask questions about COVID-19 and play some games. Visit calendar.utk.edu for details on how to join in!
COVID-19 and Communities of Color - Join the Office of the Dean of Students and the Department of Psychology on September 16 at 5:30 for a conversation about COVID-19 and the impact on communities of color as part of the Rocky Topics dialogue series. Visit calendar.utk.edu for details on how to attend.

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