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Tennessee High School Ethics Bowl Attracts Record Numbers
Now in its seventh year, the Tennessee High School Ethics Bowl has increased the number of participating schools, becoming one of the largest ethics bowls in the nation and attracting three years of corporate support.

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It Takes Two
Richard Aquila and John Nolt agreed to serve as interim co-heads of the department, sharing the workload. They discovered there is plenty of work for two people and wonder how the former head managed singlehandedly.

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Double Attraction
Attracted to the bioethics program and clinical practicum, Wayne came from Kentucky and Eileen from Pennsylvania to enroll in UT's doctoral program in the fall of 1991.  They left with doctorates and a marriage certificate.

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Of Praise and Gratitude
Some students may leave campus with their degree in hand, never looking back. But not Robert Nowell ('15). The quality of his educational experience compelled him to write a letter thanking the faculty who mentored him.

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Spring Symposium
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Research Seminar
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Tennessee Value and Agency Conference
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