Fall 2020 SCGSR Award Winners
Condensed matter systems and matter-antimatter asymmetry; quantum computers and cryogenic magnets—these are the studies and tools Trevor Keen and Kavish Imam will tackle with support from the U.S. Department of Energy via the Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR). With these latest awards, UT is in the top three institutions in the nation for success in securing funding from this program.
Office of Research & Engagement UT Leads the Country in DoE Science Graduate Student Research Awards
Two University of Tennessee, Knoxville, graduate students have received Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) awards. Since its inception in 2014, UT ranks number one in the country for SCGSR awards with 19 recipients.
ACTive Bystander Training
ACTive bystander training isn’t just for undergraduate students, it’s for faculty, staff, and graduate students too. Participants in the Vols ACT training program will learn how to identify sexual harassment behaviors and red flags, understand the effects of harassment in academia, and apply Vols ACT to real-world situations to prevent and respond to sexual harassment.
Career Conversations Series Discusses Social Service and Non-Profit
Be Well and Be Safe Thursday During Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week
There are events today during Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week that are geared toward helping you stay safe and well in mind. From noon–1:30 p.m., the Center for Health and Wellness will be hosting “Having Difficult Conversations on Consent” at the Mary Greer Room in Hodges Library. And the Counseling Center will be hosting a workshop on mindfulness from 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. at Student Health, room 206B.