UTC News Releases http://blog.utc.edu/news Official news releases of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:37:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 News Digest http://blog.utc.edu/news/newsletters/news-digest-20140728/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=news-digest-20140728 http://blog.utc.edu/news/newsletters/news-digest-20140728/#comments Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:27:03 +0000 http://blog.utc.edu/news/?post_type=utcblogs_newsletter&p=11832 http://blog.utc.edu/news/newsletters/news-digest-20140728/feed/ 0 Michael Miller UTC group toured Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/utc-group-toured-volkswagen-plant-wolfsburg/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=utc-group-toured-volkswagen-plant-wolfsburg http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/utc-group-toured-volkswagen-plant-wolfsburg/#comments Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:33:30 +0000 http://blog.utc.edu/news/?p=11810 Jim Walpert enjoyed the international business classes he took from Dr. Frank Butler—one in Mexico in 2013 and another in Germany in May 2014, when they explored the economic, political, cultural and social aspects of Germany and how these factors impact the way business operates in the largest European economy. Walpert, an MBA student, is an Account Manager for Snap-On Industrial, a supplier for Volkswagen Group of America in ]]> Jim Walpert enjoyed the international business classes he took from Dr. Frank Butler—one in Mexico in 2013 and another in Germany in May 2014, when they explored the economic, political, cultural and social aspects of Germany and how these factors impact the way business operates in the largest European economy. Walpert, an MBA student, is an Account Manager for Snap-On Industrial, a supplier for Volkswagen Group of America in ]]> http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/utc-group-toured-volkswagen-plant-wolfsburg/feed/ 0 University Relations University Relations University Relations University Relations University Relations University Relations Upward Bound Math and Science PRISM completes summer STEM camp http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/upward-bound-math-science-prism-completes-summer-stem-camp/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=upward-bound-math-science-prism-completes-summer-stem-camp http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/upward-bound-math-science-prism-completes-summer-stem-camp/#comments Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:36:20 +0000 http://blog.utc.edu/news/?p=11823 By Cheryl Toomey, University Relations Graduate Assistant The Upward Bound Math and Science PRISM program (UBMS) wrapped up their six-week summer academic camp on July 2 after building radios and boats, taking an architecture design course, and touring the state capitol building, all in pursuit of an enriched STEM education. The program focuses on preparing low-income and first-generation college bound students for success in higher education, particularly in science, ]]> By Cheryl Toomey, University Relations Graduate Assistant The Upward Bound Math and Science PRISM program (UBMS) wrapped up their six-week summer academic camp on July 2 after building radios and boats, taking an architecture design course, and touring the state capitol building, all in pursuit of an enriched STEM education. The program focuses on preparing low-income and first-generation college bound students for success in higher education, particularly in science, ]]> http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/upward-bound-math-science-prism-completes-summer-stem-camp/feed/ 0 University Relations University Relations University Relations University Relations University Relations University Relations University Relations Tom Hoover, UTC’s CIO, shares insights on “MetroCampus” http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/tom-hoover-utcs-cio-shares-insights-metrocampus/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=tom-hoover-utcs-cio-shares-insights-metrocampus http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/tom-hoover-utcs-cio-shares-insights-metrocampus/#comments Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:21:39 +0000 http://blog.utc.edu/news/?p=11806 Tom Hoover, Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Information Officer (Information Technology) at UTC, shared his insights on “MetroCampus,” hosted by Chuck Cantrell, Vice Chancellor of Communication and Marketing at UTC. “MetroCampus” is a monthly public affairs program produced by Cantrell, which highlights campus programs and activities. Watch the broadcast. Share ]]> Tom Hoover, Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Information Officer (Information Technology) at UTC, shared his insights on “MetroCampus,” hosted by Chuck Cantrell, Vice Chancellor of Communication and Marketing at UTC. “MetroCampus” is a monthly public affairs program produced by Cantrell, which highlights campus programs and activities. Watch the broadcast. Share ]]> http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/tom-hoover-utcs-cio-shares-insights-metrocampus/feed/ 0 University Relations University Relations UTC highlighted in Tennessee Alumnus Magazine roadtrip  http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/utc-highlighted-tennessee-alumnus-magazine-roadtrip/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=utc-highlighted-tennessee-alumnus-magazine-roadtrip http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/utc-highlighted-tennessee-alumnus-magazine-roadtrip/#comments Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:11:17 +0000 http://blog.utc.edu/news/?p=11804 Tennessee Alumnus Magazine editor Elizabeth Davis took an ambitious trip to all UT campuses and institutes, and with assistance from photographers Synthia Clark, Lisa Buser, Nathan Morgan, Jaimie Davis and Adam Brimer and videographer Erica Jenkins, she documented all her stops in the latest issue.  Here’s what she wrote about UTC.   Read more about UTC, including Robert Fisher’s selection as a Truman Scholar. Share ]]> Tennessee Alumnus Magazine editor Elizabeth Davis took an ambitious trip to all UT campuses and institutes, and with assistance from photographers Synthia Clark, Lisa Buser, Nathan Morgan, Jaimie Davis and Adam Brimer and videographer Erica Jenkins, she documented all her stops in the latest issue.  Here’s what she wrote about UTC.   Read more about UTC, including Robert Fisher’s selection as a Truman Scholar. Share ]]> http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/utc-highlighted-tennessee-alumnus-magazine-roadtrip/feed/ 0 University Relations University Relations University Relations University Relations Four Mocs qualify for Tennessee Amateur http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/four-mocs-qualify-tennessee-amateur/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=four-mocs-qualify-tennessee-amateur http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/four-mocs-qualify-tennessee-amateur/#comments Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:08:41 +0000 http://blog.utc.edu/news/?p=11801 Chattanooga Mocs men’s golf team members Wes Gosselin, Zac Stolz, Andrew Weathers and Stuart Thomas will play in the Tennessee Amateur in Memphis, August 5-8.  Brooks Thomas earned a spot in May.  Read the full story. Share ]]> Chattanooga Mocs men’s golf team members Wes Gosselin, Zac Stolz, Andrew Weathers and Stuart Thomas will play in the Tennessee Amateur in Memphis, August 5-8.  Brooks Thomas earned a spot in May.  Read the full story. Share ]]> http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/four-mocs-qualify-tennessee-amateur/feed/ 0 University Relations University Relations UTC alumnus is having a “Blast!” http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/utc-alumnus-blast/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=utc-alumnus-blast http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/utc-alumnus-blast/#comments Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:03:19 +0000 http://blog.utc.edu/news/?p=11798 Naoki Ishikawa, UTC alumnus and professional percussionist, is touring in the “Blast!” company all over Japan.  He was written up in an article in The Japan Times. Share ]]> Naoki Ishikawa, UTC alumnus and professional percussionist, is touring in the “Blast!” company all over Japan.  He was written up in an article in The Japan Times. Share ]]> http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/utc-alumnus-blast/feed/ 0 University Relations University Relations University hosts award-winning author Janisse Ray http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/university-hosts-award-winning-author-janisse-ray/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=university-hosts-award-winning-author-janisse-ray http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/university-hosts-award-winning-author-janisse-ray/#comments Sun, 20 Jul 2014 18:11:25 +0000 http://blog.utc.edu/news/?p=11787 Award-winning author, naturalist, and activist Janisse Ray will give a talk on the UTC campus about heirloom seeds, agrodiversity and the future of food. The event is scheduled for Thursday, July 24 at 7:00 p.m. in the Raccoon Mountain Room of the UTC University Center. ]]> Award-winning author, naturalist, and activist Janisse Ray will give a talk on the UTC campus about heirloom seeds, agrodiversity and the future of food. The event is scheduled for Thursday, July 24 at 7:00 p.m. in the Raccoon Mountain Room of the UTC University Center. ]]> http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/university-hosts-award-winning-author-janisse-ray/feed/ 0 University Relations University Relations News Digest http://blog.utc.edu/news/newsletters/news-digest-20140714/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=news-digest-20140714 http://blog.utc.edu/news/newsletters/news-digest-20140714/#comments Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:41:36 +0000 http://blog.utc.edu/news/?post_type=utcblogs_newsletter&p=11765 http://blog.utc.edu/news/newsletters/news-digest-20140714/feed/ 0 University Relations Dr. David Ross sought as expert in eyewitness testimony http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/dr-david-ross-sought-expert-eyewitness-testimony-psychology-professor-graduate-students-assist-overturning-conviction-missouri/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dr-david-ross-sought-expert-eyewitness-testimony-psychology-professor-graduate-students-assist-overturning-conviction-missouri http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/dr-david-ross-sought-expert-eyewitness-testimony-psychology-professor-graduate-students-assist-overturning-conviction-missouri/#comments Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:34:48 +0000 http://blog.utc.edu/news/?p=11699 ]]> ]]> http://blog.utc.edu/news/2014/07/dr-david-ross-sought-expert-eyewitness-testimony-psychology-professor-graduate-students-assist-overturning-conviction-missouri/feed/ 1 University Relations University Relations University Relations University Relations University Relations