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Arbor Day celebration honors UTC as Tree Campus USA

UTC celebrated five consecutive years as a Tree Campus USA and the City of Chattanooga was also honored for its 25th anniversary as a Tree City USA on Arbor Day, March 6.  The State of Tennessee honored both the University and the City of Chattanooga for these milestones. Of the 347 cities in the State of Tennessee, only 41 have earned the designation of Tree City USA. Tree Campus

Experienced international economist Eric Kruger joins UTC Faculty

Eric Kruger speaks five languages, has worked in forty-two states and eleven countries, and he’s UTC’s new adjunct economics professor as of January 2015. “A dream of mine was to be able to bring all of the experience that I have and be able to teach economics at UTC. That has now come true and I am both thrilled and grateful for it,” said Kruger Kruger first came to

UTC InfoSec Center earns new designation from NSA and Homeland Security

It’s stressful for consumers to learn about technology pickpockets who steal sensitive online information, wreaking havoc for government agencies, insurance companies, and department store chains.  We can’t conjure an invisible shield to protect us, but on our own campus is a regional model for promoting excellence in information security education, assisting businesses, government agencies, education institutions and industry in their information security needs.     It is The University of

New student geology group established

To better prepare students for work in the professional field, the UTC Department of Geology has established a student chapter of the American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG). The University’s chapter is only one of two in the state of Tennessee and one of 24 nationwide.

$1.1 million gift establishes Finley Chair in American Business

Continuing a legacy of support for UTC, a $1.1 million gift from the Finley family has created the W. Max Finley Chair for Excellence in American Business to honor the entrepreneurial energy and career of the late W. Max Finley, former Chairman of the RockTenn Corporation. The W. Max Finley Chair will employ or retain a distinguished faculty member for the UTC College of Business who will focus on

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