NASA Celebrates the 40th Anniversary of the Voyager Outer Planet Missions Tullahoma, TN – Dr. Gary A. Flandro, the first professor to fill the million-dollar Edward J. and Carolyn P. Boling Chair of Excellence in Space Propulsion at the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) joined several other participants in Washington, DC on September 5, […]
UT Ranked 46th in 2018 US News and World Report Rankings UT maintained its ranking of 46th among all public universities in the 2018 U.S. News and World Report undergraduate rankings released today. The university saw improvement in several metrics, including the reputation score from its peer institutions and the percentage of smaller classes.
SKY & TELESCOPE MAGAZINE Great American Eclipse Tour at UTSI By: Barbara Birdsong The Sky & Telescope Magazine’s Great American Eclipse Tour group visited the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) on Saturday, August 19 to tour the new solar observatory and to hear lectures. Over 100 tourists representing 5 nations and 21 US states, […]
Apollo – The Golden Age of Spaceflight Cunningham, pilot on the first manned flight of the Apollo Program to land a man on the Moon, presents his personal view of “Man’s Greatest Adventure.” He provides his unique perspective on the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo programs, including the philosophical, psychological and inspirational factors that were the driving force […]