Our Signature Series brings the likes of Senator George Mitchell; Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan; and Tom Brokaw, acclaimed journalist.Our experts are leaders in energy, global security,  governance policy and also shape our student scholars into leaders of tomorrow.Howard Baker Public Policy Challenge

Distinguished Series Programming

Our Signature Series brings the likes of Senator George Mitchell; Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan; and Tom Brokaw, acclaimed journalist.

Expert faculty and fellows

Our experts are leaders in energy, global security, governance policy and shape our student scholars into leaders of tomorrow.

Policy, research, and civic outreach

Get involved with the Baker Center through a living learning community, internship, or academic programs.

Take the Challenge!

Students design solutions to REAL problems!  Sign up by Sept. 12.  Read more.


New and Noteworthy


Celebrate Constitution Day – Wednesday, Sept. 17!

Wednesday September 17, 2014 at 2:00 pm, Toyota Auditorium – Dean Doug Blaze  will moderate a discussion between Governor Bill ...

Read more

Friday, Sept. 12 – Last Day to Register for Bake Policy Challenge!

BakerChallengeThumb

Register online here:  Online Registration Form The deadline to register for the Howard Baker Policy Challenge is Friday, Sept. 12. ...

Read more


Student Tribute to Sen. Baker by Lisa Dicker

In case you missed the latest edition of UT Torchbearer, we are proud to share an article with you. Torchbearer_fall14_pg34 ...

Read more

Policy Challenge — Local Issues Offered

Check out the problems sent to us from state and local organizations and sign up to help solve these problems. ...

Read more



Read the latest issue of priorities View all news & events horizontal rule