at the University of Tennessee joins The Housing Hour this week to share his passion for history, writing, and research on the history of the University of Tennessee. Dr. Hutton explains the humble beginnings of the university and how it prevailed through the turbulent time of the Civil War.
History of The University of Tennessee
Post Civil War Reconstruction
Jim Crow Laws
Dr. Hutton teaches class in the Department of
History and the American Studies curricula, with specializations in the
American South and Appalachia. He is currently researching the private
security industry in Progressive Era Appalachia, with special emphasis
on the relationship between Jim Crow and southern capitalism.
We talk to TVA about saving energy in your home! Frank Rapley, the General Manger of Energy Efficiency Program Design will be our guest.
Frank talks about Home Energy savings programs for every part of your home. The discussion takes us front attic insulation to foundation efficiencies. We also talk about heat pumps and hot water heaters. TVA has a savings plan for you with great cash rebates and possible tax credits!! Start by contacting your utility company and asking about the TVA, In-Home Energy Evaluation Program.
Our last segment is with The Housing Hour’s own expert:
Dr. Michael Simspon, UT Professor and ORNL Scientist. Dr. Simpson continues our discussion on home energy efficiencies and sums up today’s show with Kevin and Mark.