2018 Spring Graduate Reception Held at UTSI

2018 Spring Graduate Reception Held at UTSI   Tullahoma, TN – The University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI), held its Spring Graduate Reception on May 7, 2018, to honor students who have received their degrees since summer 2017.  Out of the twenty-two that graduated, eleven of them attended the reception.  Receiving Masters’ degrees in Aerospace […]

UTSI Held the Annual 2018 Service Awards

UTSI Held the Annual 2018 Service Awards Tullahoma, TN – The University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) held its Annual Service Awards Luncheon on May 8, 2018.  This event recognizes faculty and staff as they reach milestones in their employment at UTSI.  Executive Director, Dr. Mark Whorton presented the awards and expressed his sincere appreciation […]

UTSI Student Wins MABE Student Leadership Award

UTSI Student Wins MABE Student Leadership Award   Tullahoma, TN – Julie King is a Graduate Research Assistant (GRA) at the University of Tennessee Space Institute. Having already earned her master’s degree in biomedical engineering, she is currently working on her PhD in biomedical engineering. She received the 2018 Mechanical, Aerospace, & Biomedical Engineering (MABE) […]

UTSI Students Dominate AIAA Student Conference

UTSI Students Dominate AIAA Student Conference Tullahoma, TN – The 69th Annual AIAA Southeastern Regional Student Conference was held in Mobile, Alabama April 4 – 6, 2018.  The University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) had three master students to compete in the Master’s Technical Paper Competition.  Judging was based on written paper technical content and […]

LIPSCOMB ACADEMY VISITS UTSI

Lipscomb Academy visits UTSI High school students from Lipscomb Academy visited the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) on March 7, 2018. The visiting students are participants in Lipscomb Academy’s Ignite program, which provides learning experiences outside of the traditional classroom. UTSI was one of two stops for the students during their field trip, which […]

UTSI Student Receives Two Awards

UTSI Student Receives Two Awards Zhenye (Allen) Kang received the Extraordinary Professional Promise Award at the 2018 Chancellor’s Honors Banquet, the largest annual recognition event of the year at UT Knoxville.  This award is given to undergraduate students for professional promise and to graduate students for professional promise in research or other contributions.  He also […]

Flandro Announced as 2018 Distinguished Alumni

Flandro Announced as 2018 Distinguished Alumni The California University of Technology Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest honor the institute bestows upon a graduate.  It is given to recognize a particular achievement that holds significant value and/or a career of noteworthy accomplishment. This award also celebrates the diversity of Caltech’s alumni and how the individual’s […]

3rd Annual Wu Student Presentation Competition

Tullahoma, TN – The University of Tennessee Space Institute held its 3rd Annual “Wu Student Presentation Competition,” on March 28, 2018.  Twelve students participated with each allotted a 10-minute time slot, followed by a Q & A session.  The 1st place winner received a $2,000 travel grant, the 2nd place winner received a $1,000 travel […]