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Tag: Alumni

A Place to Call Home

Posted November 18, 2016

Although abused and neglected horses often see the worst parts of humanity, one alumna shows them the best. Esther Roberts (’01) is the founder and owner of Starlight Farm Animal Sanctuary and has been on a lifelong mission to rescue horses from dire situations and lead them to greener pastures. Read more

Volunteer Spirits

Posted November 13, 2016

Alumni couple Joe and Jessi Baker have brewing in their blood and have worked together to start two of the most successful breweries in East Tennessee. Read more

Joe Cook: 51 Years at UT Law

Posted November 13, 2016

After 51 years of award-winning teaching and scholarship and the launch of a nationally recognized moot court program, the career of the longest-serving professor in UT Law history is coming to a close. Read more

Good Golly, Miss Molly

Posted November 2, 2016

What rights does a “nonhuman” animal like Molly have under the law? Asking such a question is a growing issue in law and requires applying “personhood” to animals, at least to some degree. Read more