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Kindermusik earns Maestro Award

Cadek Conservatory’s Kindermusik studio has been awarded the Kindermusik Maestro Award for 2015-2016, the highest recognition awarded by Kindermusik International.

Faculty honored at annual awards banquet

The following faculty members were honored with awards at this year’s Faculty Awards Dinner.   UTAA Outstanding Teacher Awards Elizabeth Gailey, Communication Augusta Toppins, Art   UTAA Public Service Award June Hanks, Physical Therapy   SGA Outstanding Professor Awards Elizabeth Norell, Political Science Mbakisya Onyango, Engineering   Outstanding Faculty Advising Award Cheryl Robinson, Education   Outstanding Faculty Research and Creative Achievement Award Joshua Hamblen, Physics, Geology and Astronomy  

Dr. Valerie Rutledge among 2015 Women of Distinction

Dr. Valerie Copeland Rutledge, Dean of the College of Health, Education and Professional Studies, was honored by the American Lung Association as a Woman of Distinction.

Ruth S. Holmberg Grant for Faculty Excellence awards announced

The Ruth S. Holmberg Grant for Faculty Excellence awards funds to deserving faculty for professional development.
Of the 20 proposals received in 2015, six faculty members earned awards—selected tenured or tenure track faculty who are promoting “innovative or creative research and engagement or advancement of an academic discipline.”

UTC professor suggests ways to go green in your home

By Cheryl Toomey, University Relations Graduate Assistant For UTC professor of Interior Design, Catherine Kendall, MFA, ASID, IDEC NCIDQ, going green in the home doesn’t have to be complicated. “Going green is about the health impact on people and making conscience and responsible decisions of the products that we choose to use. Much of the public still thinks that the principle applied to these practices are out of reach