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Rhodes Scholar graduates from UTC

Robert Fisher, Brock Scholar, Rhodes Scholar, Truman Scholar, and two-term SGA President has graduated from UTC with a Bachelor of Science: Political Science and a minor in history and in Africana Studies. As a Rhodes Scholar, Fisher will begin the pursuit of his master’s degree at the University of Oxford.  He has visited England in the past, but Fisher has not seen the historic research institution—it will be a

Mother and daughter graduate from UTC in May commencement

Krystal and Heather Johnson each have a story of taking extra time to decide on a major, and both were happy to graduate together from UTC on May 2.   Thanks to Krystal and Heather for sharing their experiences.

HHP professor invited to prestigious summer institute

Tucson, Arizona, will see an influx of blue and gold this summer when Dr. Shewanee Howard-Baptiste, UTC Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance, attends the Summer Institute in Advanced Health Disparities next month. Sponsored by the National Institute of Health (NIH), the prestigious program is the part of institute’s initiative to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research (PRIDE-AHD). The PRIDE-AHD Program is an all-expense paid summer

Engineering students qualify for nationals in chemical engineering competition

A student team from the Chemical Engineering Department at UTC took second place in an alternative-fuels vehicle competition in Clearwater, Florida. UTC was one of the smallest schools in the competition at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Southeastern Conference hosted by the University of South Florida. Twenty one engineering schools from the Southeastern region participated in the competition. The UTC team placed higher than University of Alabama,

Communication students win three Associated Press awards

Communication students at UTC who write and produce Mocs News, a student television program for students of UTC and the Chattanooga community, placed in three categories of the 2015 Tennessee AP College Competition.