Professor Wins Tennessee AIAA Section Award

Monday, December 8, 2008 Writer: Kimberly Draper news@utsi.edu Professor Wins Tennessee AIAA Section Award The local Tennessee American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) section recently held its 2008 awards ceremony at the Arnold Lakeside Club. Awards presented included the Hap Arnold award, two Billy J. Griffith awards, a special award and the AIAA Booster […]

Student Becomes First to Have Paper Published in The Royal Society Journal

Wednesday, December 10, 2008 Writer: Kimberly Draper news@utsi.edu Student Becomes First to Have Paper Published in The Royal Society Journal As of December 4, 2008, Brian Maicke will be the first University of Tennessee Space Institute graduate student to have a paper published in the Royal Society Journal, Proceedings of the Royal Society A. Brian, along with […]

Professor Roy Schulz Retires

Tuesday, October 21, 2008 Writer: Shanna Relford news@utsi.edu Professor Roy Schulz Retires Professor Roy J. Schulz was honored with a retirement ceremony in September in gratitude for his 29 years of service to the University of Tennessee Space Institute. In his introduction, UTSI Dean of Academic Affairs Dr. Greg Sedrick said of Dr. Schulz, “We […]

UTSI Leader, Professor Win International Book Award

Monday, October 13, 2008 Writer: Shanna Relford news@utsi.edu UTSI Leader, Professor Win International Book Award The University of Tennessee Space Institute is proud to announce that Interim UT Associate Vice President for UTSI Dr. Angie Bukley and UTSI Adjunct Professor Dr. Gilles Clément recently accepted the 2008 Life Sciences Book Award from the International Academy […]

UTSI Places in AEDC Beach Volleyball Tourney

Wednesday, October 15, 2008 Writer: Shanna Relford news@utsi.edu UTSI Places in AEDC Beach Volleyball Tourney The University of Tennessee Space Institute volleyball team won second place in the AEDC beach volleyball tournament held on Sept. 27. The UTSI graduate students were thrilled that their team made it to the final round. Shown above, left to […]

Minds in Motion at UTSI

Friday, October 17, 2008 Writer: Shanna Relford news@utsi.edu Minds in Motion at UTSI The University of Tennessee Space Institute recently hosted approximately 300 eighth graders from East Middle School, West Middle School and St. Paul Catholic School. Divided into several smaller groups, the eighth graders toured the labs at UTSI and launched bottle rockets as […]

UTSI National Advisory Board Meets

Friday, October 31, 2008 Writer: Shanna Relford news@utsi.edu UTSI National Advisory Board Meets The University of Tennessee Space Institute hosted a meeting with their National Advisory Board this week.  The UTSI National Advisory Board guides the Institute in the development of future growth plans. Board members are shown above with Dr. Angie Bukley, Interim UT […]

UTSI Hosts Science Camp

Wednesday, September 3, 2008 Writer: Shanna Relford news@utsi.edu UTSI Hosts Science Camp The University of Tennessee Space Institute recently hosted the annual UTSI Science Camp for fourth and fifth graders. Local students enjoyed a week of exciting experiments such as creating their own ice crystals, rain gauges, and kaleidoscopes, growing snow, and studying the structure […]

Professor and GRA Spent Summer in China

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 Writer: Shanna Relford news@utsi.edu Professor and GRA Spent Summer in China University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) Professor Joe Majdalani and Graduate Research Assistant Tony Saad spent six weeks in China this summer collaborating with scientists at Peking University (PKU) in Beijing. After about 12 hours confined to their seats on […]