Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy

Howard H. Baker Center for Public Policy Building
Governors Haslam, Bredesen and Sundquist, along with moderator, Bill Haltom discussing civility in politics during a 2013 lecture.
Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy Student Panel Discussion

Nonpartisan institute on the campus of the University of Tennessee devoted to education and research concerning public policy and civic engagement.

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University of Tennessee

Public land-grant research university in Knoxville, Tennessee.

The Hill. The University of Tennessee was established in 1794, making it one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the U.S.
Ayres Hall
Looking west along the Pedestrian Walkway
UT College of Law
View of Europa and the Bull at McClung Plaza
Neyland Stadium
UT athletics logo
Peyton Manning, Hall of Fame NFL quarterback
Dixie Carter, actress
Candace Parker, professional women's basketball player
Lamar Alexander, former US Senator
Scott Kelly, astronaut
Paul Finebaum, sports author and television and radio personality
Jason Witten, NFL tight end
Bob Corker, former U.S. Senator
Arian Foster, NFL running back
Kurt Vonnegut, author
Jim Justice, Governor of West Virginia
Todd Helton, MLB first baseman
Allen West, former Chair of the Texas Republican Party and former US Congressman
Alvin Kamara, NFL running back
Gene Wojciechowski, sportswriter for ESPN
Bill Haslam, 49th Governor of Tennessee

Also affiliated with the university are the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy, the University of Tennessee Anthropological Research Facility, and the University of Tennessee Arboretum, which occupies 250 acre of nearby Oak Ridge and features hundreds of species of plants indigenous to the region.

Howard Baker

American politician and diplomat who served as a United States Senator from Tennessee from 1967 to 1985.

Baker in 1989
Baker with President George W. Bush in 2001
Howard Baker with Bill Frist, Bob Corker, and Lamar Alexander in 2007.

In 2003, the Howard H. Baker, Jr. Center for Public Policy was set up at the University of Tennessee to honor him.

Thomas P. M. Barnett

American military geostrategist and former chief analyst at Wikistrat.

Thomas P.M. Barnett

Barnett is currently the senior managing director of Enterra Solutions, a contributing editor for Esquire magazine, and a distinguished scholar and author at the Howard H. Baker, Jr. Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee.

List of museums in Tennessee

This list of museums in Tennessee encompasses museums defined for this context as institutions (including nonprofit organizations, government entities, and private businesses) that collect and care for objects of cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical interest and make their collections or related exhibits available for public viewing.

Howard H. Baker Jr. Museum, Knoxville, formerly part of the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy, closed in 2012, exhibits on display around the facility