VOL. 41 | NO. 12 | Friday, March 24, 2017
Community workshop unleashes creativity
“Makers” often start honing their crafts early – even before they realize they have special gifts. It all started for Don Sell in 1968 when, as a sixth grader, he helped his father build the family home in Warren, Ohio.
Meet the Makers: thumbnail sketches of some of the 99 people who make up the eclectic Knox Makers membership.
SAM STOCKARD: VIEW FROM THE HILL
For those who ignore the news – fake or otherwise – Donald Trump won the presidency last November. While he didn’t capture a majority of the vote, he did win the electoral vote, causing many detractors to call for the elimination of this outdated voting method.
DAVID CLIMER: OUT OF LEFT FIELD
The time has come to write a new chapter of Tennessee Vols football. Which quarterback is going to write it?
DAVE LINK: UT SPORTS
Recruiting is the lifeblood of a college football program, and the cycle never ends.
Two weeks into March Madness, and the Tennessee men’s basketball team is back into the school routine.
Scott Senseman and Larry Steckel were recently elected to offices with the Weed Science Society of America, a national scientific organization.
U.S. News & World Report has announced its latest law school rankings, placing the University of Tennessee College of Law at
BEHIND THE WHEEL
The Macan, Porsche’s smallest SUV, is more affordable and more fuel efficient for 2017 and is stocked with more standard equipment, including a rearview camera.
BUSINESS BOOK REVIEW
Your boss is a VIP: a Very Important Person. Nothing gets done without approval from the Executive Suite and nothing is unnoticed.
When Palm Computing was in its heyday, many analysts thought they couldn’t be beaten. They had technology coveted by the market and an internal culture – dubbed Zen of Palm – which employees described as the best they’d ever experienced.
When you’re truly unhappy in your current job, a new one can’t get here fast enough. Having to drag yourself to the office each day can be the worst.
“The Last Supper” is billed as one of Leonardo da Vinci’s great masterpieces, and it’s housed in Milan’s Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie. I didn’t know this until recently thumbing through the Milan entry in a guidebook to Italy. But when I mentioned it to my wife, she demanded it make our itinerary when we are in Milan for about 24 hours this summer.