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Cost of an education

Sat Aug 18, 2012 03:00 a.m.

A six to eight percent tuition raise was approved for all University of Tennessee campuses at the University of Tennessee Board of Trustees meeting this past summer.

Gov. Bill Haslam, chair of the board, said that while over a 30-year ...

Student Life

Campus construction causes delays around campus

Sat Aug 18, 2012 03:00 a.m.

If the ongoing construction on campus wasn't enough to get you to redirect your paths, the upcoming construction will.

Knoxville city officials have announced an updated timeline for the redesigning of Cumberland Avenue.

Construction will start along 17th Street ...


Knoxville offers diverse nightlife

Sat Aug 18, 2012 03:00 a.m.

"So what is there to do in this town?"

This question has been asked by countless new arrivals to this campus, who on their first true weekend in college are left wondering how to enjoy their newfound freedom and their ...


New year defined by new faces of UT sports

Sat Aug 18, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Like a bad Chevy commercial, the Tennessee athletic department in 2007 was solid "like a rock."

Football coach Phillip Fulmer roamed the sidelines of Shields-Watkins Field in same manner he had for over a decade. Women's basketball coach Pat ...

Guest Column

Stay up to date with the Daily Beacon

Sat Aug 18, 2012 03:00 a.m.

I don't want you to blink and miss it.

College is a funny thing: it tends to sneak up on you. At first, four years can seem like an eternity of time. Likely (you would think) enough time to ...