Interested in speaking or know someone you would like to recommend? Please contact Mark Littmann, Program Chair, by email or call 865-974-8156.
|Friday, September 11||
A New Vision for Trees on the University of Tennessee Campus
Presentation by Dr. Sharon Jean-Philippe, Assistant Professor of Urban Forestry
|Friday, September 18||
Can Anything Good Come Out of GMOs?
Presentation by Dr. Tessa Burch-Smith, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Cellular & Molecular Biology
|Friday, September 25||
The Mystery and Magic of Monarch Butterflies
Presentation by Wanda DeWaard, Environmental Educator, Earth Kin
|Friday, October 2||
Desalination: The Quest for Clean Water
Presentation by Dr. Shannon Mahurin, Staff Scientist, Nanomaterials Chemistry Group, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
|Friday, October 9||
The Origin of Birds: Did the Age of Dinosaurs Really End?
Presentation by Dr. Colin Sumrall, Assistant Professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
|Friday, October 16||
No Meeting - Fall Break
The UT Science Forum will not meet this week due to UT’s fall break.
|Friday, October 23||
Restoring Urban Streams: What Is 'Natural'?
Presentation by Dr. John Schwartz, Associate Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
|Friday, October 30||
Design Thinking and Creative Process: How Designers Approach Wicked Problems and Engage the Future
Presentation by Dr. David Matthews, Professor, Chair of Interior Design, UT College of Architecture and Design
|Friday, November 6||
Where Do We Put All the Renewable Energy?
Presentation by Dr. Matthew Mench, Condra Chair of Excellence Professor & Head of Mechanical, Aerospace, & Biomedical Engineering
|Friday, November 13||
Climate Variability and Change: What Fundamental Science and Modeling Tell Us
Presentation by Dr. Melissa R. Allen, Post-Doctoral Researcher, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
|Friday, November 20||
Presentation by Natalie Mong, Education Director, Upstate Birds of Prey
|Friday, November 27||
No Meeting - Thanksgiving Break
The UT Science Forum will not meet today due to the Thanksgiving holiday.
To see a list of speakers from the past, visit the Previous Speakers page.