UTSI LIGHTS GIANT CHRISTMAS TREE

For release December 4, 2006 UTSI LIGHTS GIANT CHRISTMAS TREE The lobby was filled and an orange-suited “UT Santa” lent an ear to numerous children as lights for a 20-foot-tall tree were turned on for The University of Tennessee Space Institute’s “first official Christmas tree lighting” at twilight Nov. 29. Faculty, staff, students and members […]

AMERICANS CHALLENGED BY ‘FLAT WORLD’ UTSI PROFESSOR SAYS IN LUNCH SEMINAR

For release December 8, 2006 AMERICANS CHALLENGED BY ‘FLAT WORLD’ UTSI PROFESSOR SAYS IN LUNCH SEMINAR Innovation, smart thinking, and a thirst for education are vital if Americans are to cope with the fast changes brought on by a “flattening of competition” throughout the world, a University of Tennessee Space Institute professor believes. “This is […]

COMMANDER OF NAVY TEST PILOT SCHOOL COMMENDS INSTITUTE’S BETSY HARBIN

For release November 22, 2006 COMMANDER OF NAVY TEST PILOT SCHOOL COMMENDS INSTITUTE’S BETSY HARBIN Betsy Harbin, who recently assumed new duties as administrative assistant in The University of Tennessee Space Institute’s Electrical Engineering Department after two decades with UTSI’s Aviation Systems program, received a surprise commendation recently. Johnny O’Connor, an instructor in a recent […]

SPEAKERS AT DR. YOUNG’S ‘CELEBRATION’ STEEPED IN HISTORY OF SPACE INSTITUTE

For release November 8, 2006 SPEAKERS AT DR. YOUNG’S ‘CELEBRATION’ STEEPED IN HISTORY OF SPACE INSTITUTE Voices from the earliest days of The University of Tennessee Space Institute will recall Dr. Robert L. Young’s pioneering efforts in a “Celebration of Life” program in UTSI’s auditorium at 11 a.m. Nov. 16. Dr. Donald C. Daniel, UT […]