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Students awarded scholarships from Chattanooga Technology Council

Two students from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga were awarded scholarships from the Chattanooga Technology Council (CTC). Breanna George and Jackson Stone were given the awards based on coursework, extracurricular activities, a written essay, and G.P.A. The mission of The Chattanooga Technology Council is to enable business growth by connecting and promoting technology, people, resources and opportunity across the greater Chattanooga area. The scholarships were established to assist

Student design wins ‘Moc My Ride’ contest

Be on the lookout for bikes wrapped in UTC student Mikey Clavin’s design.

UTC department head elected to Council of the American Political Science Association

Dr. Michelle Deardorff has been elected to the Council of the American Political Science Association (APSA).  It is the leading professional organization for the study of political science; more than 15,000 APSA members reside in excess of 80 countries.  Deardorff, professor and head of the Department of Political Science, Public Administration, and Nonprofit Management at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, will serve her council term from 2014-2016. APSA

UTC alumnus, Dr. Khaled Mattawa, named MacArthur Fellow

As a fifteen year old, Khaled Mattawa left Libya and came to the United States barely able to speak English. Just a few years later, he became a political science major at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and today he is a renowned translator, poet, and cultural ambassador. Dr. Mattawa ’89, Associate Professor in the Department of English Language and Literature at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor,

The Washington Center and the New York Life Foundation Honor UTC with Prestigious Civic Engagement Award

Five colleges and universities were chosen this year from more than a hundred nominations to share in the 2014 Higher Education Civic Engagement Awards presented by The Washington Center and the New York Life Foundation. The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is among those honored.

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