April 13, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Eastman has long been a strategic partner for the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Engineering. The opening of the new Eastman Unit Operations Laboratory on Thursday, April 9 was an excellent example of business and education collaborating to enable students to be successful in the workforce.
"Eastman's support of our college is certainly important to our growth and success," said Wayne Davis, dean of the college. "The opening of this lab is a key moment for us, one that would not have been possible without this partnership."
Luncheon part of Medal of Honor Convention taking place this week in Knoxville, Tenn.
Knoxville, Tennessee is host this week to the 2014 Congressional Medal of Honor Society Convention. As part of the week-long celebration, more than 20 Medal of Honor recipients were recognized Wednesday at a private VIP luncheon hosted by Scripps Networks Interactive.
On June 30th, Scripps Networks Interactive hosted some of East Tennessee’s best and brightest school-age girls as part of the Tennessee Code Academy’s 100 Girls of Code program, a series of workshops designed to raise awareness among girls ages 12-18 about careers in computer science. Featured Scripps Networks speakers at the event included Sandy Sexton, VP of Digital Ad Sales and Programming; Sharon Lewis, Director of Digital Engineering; and Sarah Herron, Site Manager for GACTV.com.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Scripps Networks Interactive hosted a tour for over 40 students as part of the company’s ongoing partnership with the Knoxville Area Urban League. The students selected for the tour are involved in the KAUL’s honors program, which unites highly achieving academic high school students with opportunities to learn and connect in their communities.
Millions of U.S. veterans are in desperate need of repairs and adaptations to their homes.
This past weekend we joined forces with our Home Category national outreach partner Rebuilding Together, Fifth Third Bank, Verizon and Comcast to meet the growing needs of veterans from past and present wars in three very important projects. Here is a snapshot…
We had a goal: we wanted to get 500 Scripps Networks Interactive employees to participate in our yearly Volunteer Day. But you know we like to give it our all – we had almost 800 (780 to be exact) volunteers giving their time and resources to help Change the World for dozens of organizations across the country and globe!
Yesterday, in conjunction with Great School Partnership, Scripps Networks Interactive participated in the Educators in the Workplace program, an initiative designed to show teachers real-world applications of the curriculum they teach so they can engage and excite their students.
Nearly 500 Scripps Networks Interactive (SNI) employees wrapped up their week by spending the day giving back to their local communities. Every year, SNI designates an Employee Volunteer Day to give employees the option to spend the day volunteering with a non-profit cause that speaks to them.