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The UTC Challenger STEM Learning Center Celebrates 20 Years of Educational Excellence

Where can students enjoy an out-of-this-world experience in a hands-on educational program that engages them in science, technology, engineering, and math?  The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s Challenger STEM Learning Center has offered simulated space missions and STEM labs since it opened on January 27, 1995. In the last two decades, UTC and Chattanooga have forged close ties with this special educational venue. “The UTC Challenger STEM Learning Center

Black History Month at UTC

Each February, UTC celebrates Black History Month. The public is welcome to attend these events.

Higher education agreements with institution in China encourage collaboration

Two agreements established between The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Shanghai Institute of Technology will allow academic and collaborative opportunities for students and faculties across both campuses as well as a specific agreement for the UTC College of Engineering and Computer Science. “The goals of this endeavor were to grow the graduate school at UTC and increase the presence of international students,” said Dr. Randy Walker, Interim Dean

New UTC residence hall will be integral piece of Vine Street development

During the summer of 2015, ground will be broken for a new 600-bed residence hall to be built at the corner of Houston and Vine Streets.  Its doors will open onto Vine, a street ripe for development from Houston to Georgia Avenue.  The University, River City Company, and UNUM are working together to produce a thriving residential community with appealing retail establishments.  See the space, see the plans, and

Join UTC ElderScholars and learn about the history of TVA on January 13

TVA was created to improve river navigability, provide flood control, reforest and improve marginal land, assist industrial and agricultural development, and provide electric power to rural areas.