Four of the five new awards granted by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission will fund Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education projects to improve teacher education. Improving STEM education is a national goal, a duty taken on by The SimCenter: The National Center for Computational Engineering at UTC. Computational engineering Ph.D. candidate Vince Betro, a former Hamilton County school teacher, volunteers to promote STEM education by reaching out…
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December 2007 graduate Justin Lewis has been selected for a four-year teaching assistantship and tuition waver for graduate study at Syracuse University CCR (Composition and Cultural Rhetoric) Ph.D. program. Lewis, who earned the M.A. in English from UTC with an emphasis in Rhetoric and Composition and a B.A. in Comparative Literature with an emphasis in West African Francophone Literature from The University of Georgia was one of only four…
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UTC participated in TVA’s Career Fair in Chattanooga, an opportunity to learn about engineering, power plant operations, environmental science, business-related positions and other fields.
The annual Siskin Circle of Scholars program has awarded undergraduate scholarships to UTC students Rachel M. Boyd and Sarah Rankin for their strong academic record and career aspirations to work with children with disabilities. Linda Rivers, a doctoral student, was awarded a Graduate Research Award.
The UTC Graduate Program Fair will be held Thursday, January 29, from noon-1:30 p.m. in the Chattanooga Rooms of the UTC University Center. This event is open to UTC students, students from area universities and community members who are interested in learning more about opportunities for advanced education at UTC. Program representatives will be available to talk with prospective students.