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Students in DC for Imagination Library’s 100 Millionth Book Celebration

JEM Land Grant Film students with Nick Geidner and DollySix students and a faculty member from the School of Journalism and Electronic Media were in Washington, DC, on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 as the Dollywood Foundation and the Dolly Parton Imagination Library celebrated the presentation of their 100 millionth book at the Library of Congress.

Social Media Week to Host Experts from Sports, Entertainment, Media, and More

Social Media Week 2018 logoUT’s seventh annual Social Media Week will kick off Tuesday, February 20, and continue through Thursday, February 22.

All Social Media Week events are free and open to the public. All sessions will be held in the Communications Building on Circle Park Drive.

The week will begin Tuesday, February 20, with a live remote broadcast by WUTK 90.3 FM in front of the Communications Building from 9 to 9:40 a.m.

Students Making Film to Mark Parton’s 100 Millionth Book Giveaway

UT’s Land Grant Films has announceImagination Library documentaryd its most ambitious documentary yet: telling the story of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.

Journalism and Electronic Media Associate Professor Nick Geidner, who leads Land Grant Films, came up with the idea for the project—dubbed 100 Million Stories—after learning the program was on target to give away its 100 millionth book early next year.