Moeller Receives UT President’s Citation of Merit

Moeller Receives UT President’s Citation of Merit TULLAHOMA, TN—Trevor Moeller, UT Space Institute, associate professor and graduate program director, mechanical, aerospace and biomedical engineering was nominated for the University of Tennessee President’s Award.  The award was established to annually consider the valued and distinctive contributions of employees across the statewide UT systems and, ultimately, to […]

UTSI SPRING GRADUATION CEREMONY HELD

UTSI SPRING GRADUATION CEREMONY HELD The University of Tennessee Space Institute held a Spring Graduate Reception on May 8 to honor students who had recently received their degrees since Summer 2016. Receiving his Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering in Spring 2017 was Michael Shane Buchanan. Also receiving Master’s degrees this spring were Stefen Albert Lindorfer […]

UTSI EMPLOYEES RECEIVE SERVICE AWARDS

May 16, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu UTSI EMPLOYEES RECEIVE SERVICE AWARDS Several area residents were recently honored during The University of Tennessee Space Institute’s (UTSI) Service Award Recognition Luncheon. This annual event recognizes faculty and staff as they reach milestones in their employment with the Space Institute. UTSI Executive Director Dr. Mark Whorton, […]

Jingke Mo Receives Chancellor’s 2017 Citation

May 10, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu Jingke Mo Receives Chancellor’s 2017 Citation Tullahoma, TN — University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) graduate student Jingke Mo was recently awarded the Chancellor’s 2017 citation for “Extraordinary Professional Promise” at the Chancellor’s Honors Banquet held in Knoxville, Tennessee. This honor is awarded to students who demonstrate […]

UTSI Professor Moeller Receives Wharton Teaching Fellow Award

May 10, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu UTSI Professor Moeller Receives Wharton Teaching Fellow Award TULLAHOMA, Tenn. – Dr. Trevor Moeller, professor at The University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI), received the initial Charles and Julie Wharton Teaching Fellow Award (established in 2016) for superior teaching. The award was presented by the Tickle College […]

UTSI Alumnus Cooper Receives IT Hall of Fame Award

May 3, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu UTSI Alumnus Cooper Receives IT Hall of Fame Award University of Tennessee Space Institute alumnus Kay Irby Cooper 88’, was recently honored with the FedEx IT Hall of Fame Award. The award recognized her outstanding contribution to a large scale project targeting international trade enhancements. Cooper, currently […]

Gautam Receives Chancellor’s 2017 Citation

April 26, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu Gautam Receives Chancellor’s 2017 Citation TULLAHOMA, Tenn. – UTSI graduate student Ghaneshwar Gautam was recently awarded the Chancellor’s 2017 citation for “Extraordinary Professional Promise” at the Chancellor’s Honors Banquet held in Knoxville, Tennessee. This honor is awarded to students who demonstrate professional promise in their work, for […]

RECEPTION SCHEDULED FOR UTSI GRADUATES

April 25, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu RECEPTION SCHEDULED FOR UTSI GRADUATES TULLAHOMA, Tenn. – The University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) will host a reception for UTSI graduates in the auditorium of the Academic Building from 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday, May 8, 2017. Dr. Ron Litchford, Principal Technologist for Propulsion, Space […]

UTSI GRADUATE STUDENTS WIN PRESENTATION COMPETITION

April 19, 2017 Office of Public Relations news@utsi.edu UTSI GRADUATE STUDENTS WIN PRESENTATION COMPETITION TULLAHOMA, Tenn. – The University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) held its 2nd annual “Susan and Jimmy Wu Student Presentation Competition,” on April 7th 2017. There were 14 graduate students participating in the competition, each giving a 10 minute presentation, followed […]

UTSI DESIGNATES DR. GEORGE GARRISON ‘PROFESSOR EMERITUS’ UPON RETIREMENT

For release December 19, 2005 UTSI DESIGNATES DR. GEORGE GARRISON ‘PROFESSOR EMERITUS’ UPON RETIREMENT Dr. George W. Garrison says he’s not “quitting, just backing down” from duties at The University of Tennessee Space Institute, nevertheless he has been designated as “Professor Emeritus.” “I’m not really leaving,” quipped Garrison. “They’re just paying me less.” He will continue […]