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149 UTC students may earn reverse transfer degrees

Many students who transferred from a Tennessee community college to pursue a bachelor’s degree may be eligible to retroactively receive the associate degree they started through the state’s new reverse transfer program.

UTC students provide free health screenings at Minority Health Fair

The UTC School of Nursing (SON) and the Department of Health and Human Performance (HHP) students teamed up to work a multi-station booth at the 13th Annual Minority Health Fair hosted by the Southeast Tennessee Health Consortium Foundation in Chattanooga On Saturday, August 22, 2015 at the Eastgate Towncenter.

University dedicates Copeland Conference Room

By Ashley Arnold, University Relations Intern The University has honored David and Mary Copeland with the dedication of The Copeland Conference Room in the new library. David and Mary Copeland attended the dedication on July 18 along with their family, including their daughter, Dr. Valerie Rutledge, Dean of the College of Health, Education and Professional Studies, and son in law Jack Rutledge. Also in attendance were Dr. Bryan Rowland

First PAWS Student Attending College this Fall

By Sarah Hedrick, Graduate Assistant University Relations Martavius Dunigan is part of the first class of Postsecondary Awareness with Success (PAWS) students to graduate from High School and continue to college. Dunigan was accepted into all three universities he applied to. This past summer he was anticipating the fall semester, and deciding between his top two choices: East Tennessee State University and Tennessee State University. “PAWS helped me with

UTC Baja SAE team receives $47K from DENSO

The DENSO North America Foundation has provided Dr. Trevor Elliott, professor of mechanical engineering, and the UTC College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS), with $47,000 in support of the UTC Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Baja Capstone Design project. Baja SAE® competitions simulate real-world engineering design projects and their related challenges. Engineering students are tasked to design and build an off-road vehicle that will survive the severe punishment