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Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Relay promotes women’s issues awareness

By Cheryl Toomey, University Relations Graduate Assistant Before you can talk the talk, you have to walk the walk. That’s the idea behind Walk a Mile in Her Shoes: The International Men’s March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence. In order to understand women’s experience, Walk a Mile in Her Shoes events literally ask male participants to walk one mile in women’s high-heeled shoes. What started in

Wrapping up fall 2014 semester

It’s almost time to say goodbye to the fall 2014 semester. The last day of classes is Monday, December 1 and final exams begin on Wednesday, December 3 and finish on Monday, December 8. No classes are scheduled for Reading Day on Tuesday, December 2. For the full final exam schedule, click here. Struggling with your grades? Check out Study 911 page for more information on campus resources like

Engineering students collaborate with local industry to learn solids handling

Fall break is the time many students go home for a short visit. A motivated group of chemical engineering students instead used their fall break to add a short course to their higher education experience.  The students, who are part of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Student Chapter at UTC, received formal training in solids processing or handling. Solids processing involves steps like grinding, agglomeration, tableting, crystallization

UTC Percussion Ensemble Beat Hunger is November 24

Let’s give thanks and “Beat Hunger” with the UTC Percussion Ensemble on Monday, November 24, 7:30 p.m., at the Roland Hayes Concert Hall.  It will be the only “Beat Hunger” performance this fall for the Percussion Ensemble. “Beat Hunger” supports the Chattanooga Community Kitchen. Attendees may contribute two non-perishable food items or write a check for $2 to the Chattanooga Community Kitchen. Dr. Monte Coulter serves as the director

Music Department hosted eighth annual Band Day

By Cheryl Toomey, University Relations Graduate Assistant Approximately 275 high school students from 18 high schools joined the Marching Mocs to perform at halftime and in the stands when Chattanooga Football played Mercer University on October, 25 at Finley Stadium. Band Day has been an annual event at UTC for the last eight years. “For us, this is a great recruiting tool. We want students to come have a