Category: Humanities

Marilyn Kallet

The Word Whisperer

UT professor Marilyn Kallet is a consummate practitioner of her craft. In her hands, language becomes a flexible tool, the medium of teaching, storytelling, healing, truth-telling, trickery, self-discovery, and community building.

Ethics Bowl: Where Students Explore Tough Decisions

How do you know what’s the right thing to do in a sticky situation? Most of us have had little to no formal training in ethical decision-making, but UTK’s Philosophy Department is changing that by reaching out to high-schoolers with the highly engaging ethical training that goes along with their annual Ethics Bowl.