September 16, 2014
UT was recently among 70 universities named in a Titile IX suit for poor management of rape cases; Nadine Armoush spoke with a former student and survivor about her efforts to seek justice. Christopher Dyer looks into what is being done at the university to prepare for the possibility of a future water ban like the one that landed the City of Toledo in the national spotlight this summer. Many returning UT students have noticed the upgrades to the landscaping around UT's main campus, and Cody Smith profiles the changes and investigates how the project was funded. UT's chapter of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity participates in a national challenge to raise money for firefighters. Guyton Mathews has Rocket Sports: highlights of the football team's trip to Cincinnati to face the Bearcats, and a recap of the men's and women's cross country teams' performances in the Mel Brodt Invitational at Bowling Green. Plus, a pair of Rocket football players who began as walk-ons have now earned scholarship spots on the team.