Monthly Archives: September 2015

Ideathon 2015

This week UTC Honors College students are teaming up with students from other area honors and leadership programs as pioneer participants in a new kind of problem-solving activity: the 2015 Ideathon! This event is being co-sponsored by the UTC Honors College, the Chattanooga Innovation District, and Company Lab; all of which have one big thing in common: we like the idea of bringing college students together to provide new insights into some

PARK(ing) DAY

Park(ing) Day takes place annually in cities around the world, always on the third Friday of September. Honors students have embraced the concept and will be the first representatives of UTC to participate in Chattanooga’s event. What is Park(ing) Day? The idea originated in 2005 in San Francisco as a way to highlight the need for more urban open spaces and to help people think about how urban space

First Annual Honors College Play Day!

On Saturday, August 29, Honors Students in Brock Scholars, Innovations in Honors and the High-Achieving Mocs Living Learning Community gathered for a day of fun and frolic at Camp Vesper Point in Soddy Daisy, TN. To start off the day, students were divided into teams: purple, red, green, pink, and blue. Each team was assigned a station: ultimate Frisbee, soccer, or a puzzle. The teams squared off in fierce competition vying