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Recent News

Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 15:00


As part of his second visit to UT Institute for Public Service customers – this time in Middle Tennessee – UT President Dr. Joe DiPietro donned a lab coat,...

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 15:45

County governments are required by state statue to maintain jail facilities.  The county jails serve to protect the citizens through the incarceration of dangerous criminals who are serving...

Friday, February 15, 2013 - 15:30

The US Department of Labor has renewed the contract with the UT Center for Industrial Services (CIS) to remain as a Southeastern Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Training...

Friday, February 15, 2013 - 15:30

The city of Knoxville is the newest municipality to take part in the Tennessee Municipal Benchmarking Program (TMBP) directed by the UT Municipal Technical Advisory Service (MTAS).


Friday, February 15, 2013 - 15:15

When the Yellowstone County (Montana) sheriff told Detective Shane Bancroft the department could not afford to send him to the UT National Forensic Academy (NFA)â„¢, Bancroft did not let that stop...


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