Enjoy our stories of exceptional researchers, innovative servant–leaders, and phenomenal artists. Many Volunteers have influenced history. Others are enhancing our present experience and setting their sights on future transformation.

UT nursing student Stephen Nowell takes a kid's blood pressure at the YWCA Phyllis Wheatley Center

Learning to Serve Others

Between his studies, nursing student Stephen Nowell spends a few hours each week at an after-school enrichment program.

Gus Manning

A True Volunteer Legend

From famous athletes and coaches to everyday people, the content of Gus Manning’s guest book reveals the depth of his impact at UT.

Julie Ferrara poses with her mountain bike

Volunteer at Heart

At the Haslam College of Business or on her mountain bike, Julie Ferrara gets joy from helping people.


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