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Dr. Richard Brown inducted into Tennessee 9-1-1 Hall of Honor

Dr. Richard Brown served as the first president of the 9-1-1 Tennessee Emergency Number Association, established in 1985 after the passage of the Emergency Communications Act. The not-for-profit corporation fostered the “technological advancement, availability and implementation of a universal 9-1-1 emergency telephone system by promoting research, planning, training and education.” Brown, Executive Vice Chancellor for Finance, Operations, and Information Technology at UTC, has been involved in honing 9-1-1 efforts

Andrew’s parallel bars built to encourage physical therapy

A group of engineering students in the College of Engineering and Computer Science Introduction to Engineering Design Course began spring semester 2015 with an introduction to three-year-old Andrew, who was born missing parts of his four limbs.  Physical therapy is required for Andrew to improve his mobility with prosthetics, but it’s an unappealing way to pass the time for the active little boy. Andrew’s need became an opportunity for

University celebrates commencement on May 2

Approximately 1,200 graduates will walk across the stage at UTC’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 2, in McKenzie Arena. Graduates from the College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Engineering and Computer Science will graduate at 9:00 a.m. Graduates from the College of Business and the College of Health, Education, and Professional Studies will graduate at 1:00 p.m. For more information about commencement, visit https://www.utc.edu/records/graduation-information/.

College of Engineering and Computer Science presents Assistive Technology projects April 21

Come and see the Assistive Technology projects first year engineering students have created on Tuesday, April 21, from 5-7 p.m. on the second floor of the EMCS building (on the Card Auditorium side of the building).  Student teams will present posters and be available to discuss 11 projects.  They include: Andrew’s Parallel Bars, created for a three-year-old boy who has congenital amputation of his arms and legs. He is

UTC celebrates faculty and student research

By Cheryl Toomey, University Relations Graduate Assistant Research Day is about more than just research. It provides a space for students and faculty to display and discuss their projects, no matter what discipline they’re from. “It is unique in that it brings together faculty, staff, and students from across campus. Every college, department, and organizational division is invited to participate,” said Meredith Perry, Director of the UTC Office of

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