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Dr. Richard Brown inducted into Tennessee 9-1-1 Hall of Honor

Dr. Richard Brown served as the first president of the 9-1-1 Tennessee Emergency Number Association, established in 1985 after the passage of the Emergency Communications Act. The not-for-profit corporation fostered the “technological advancement, availability and implementation of a universal 9-1-1 emergency telephone system by promoting research, planning, training and education.” Brown, Executive Vice Chancellor for Finance, Operations, and Information Technology at UTC, has been involved in honing 9-1-1 efforts

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

Dr. and Mrs. Obear honored with Kiwanis award

Dr. and Mrs. Fred Obear have been honored with the Distinguished Service Award 2014 by the Kiwanis Club of Chattanooga, in honor of outstanding leadership and service in the community.

UTC ranked among Best Online Criminal Justice Programs

UTC is among the top 30 Best Online Criminal Justice Programs: 2015 in a new ranking by Affordable Colleges Online. The UTC Online Degree Completion Program in Criminal Justice is offered to students who have a two-year degree or the equivalent and have completed 60 hours of college work.  This must include completion of introductory courses in criminal justice, sociology, and psychology, and completion of all general education requirements.

UTC alumna becomes 2015 president of world’s largest scientific society

Dr. Diane Grob Schmidt ’67, a retired chemist from Procter & Gamble, is leading the American Chemical Society (ACS) as president in 2015. Schmidt, a UTC chemistry graduate, was named the 1995 UTC Distinguished Alumni Award winner.

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