Moc Speed, fast track to success for incoming freshmen

3 girls manning name badge table at Freshman Orientation

Moc Speed, an extended orientation three-day camp, will be offered July 31-August 2 at the Ocoee Retreat Center. Moc Speed is designed to introduce incoming freshman to leadership and academic skills to ensure that their first year at UTC is successful. Incoming freshman can sign up for Moc Speed during the orientation registration process. Students will learn what is expected in and out of the classroom, gain leadership skills,

Writing and Communication Center moves to the UTC Library

Student sitting down and studying in library

The new Writing and Communication Center is a place for “writers helping writers” no matter their ability levels. The Writing and Communication Center helps UTC faculty, staff, and especially students, both undergrads and graduate students, with all aspects of the writing process.

Jean Dake earns lifetime award from TACE

Jean Dake

Jean Dake received the Lifetime Membership Award by the Tennessee Association of Colleges and Employers (TACE) in April 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. Dake serves as Director of the Career and Student Employment Center at UTC.  She began her career at the University in August 1975. “Jean Dake is an exemplary leader within the arena of career service for our campus, our state, and the region for many years, and

Jeff Kell honored for distinguished service

Jeff Kell

Jeff Kell was selected by The Tennessee Higher Education Information Technology Symposium as the recipient of its 2015 Distinguished Service Award.  Kell is the Director of Network Services for The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga The Distinguished Service Award was presented at the THEITS 44th meeting in Chattanooga.  The annual award is presented to the Information Technology Professional who demonstrates exceptional service and achievement to Higher Education Information Technology

Dr. Cathie Smith honored with national and state awards

Cathie Smith

Dr. Cathie Smith, UC Foundation Associate Professor and Vanderbilt Professor in the UTC Department of Physical Therapy, has been elected to receive the National Association of Neonatal Therapist’s inaugural Pioneer Award for Neonatal Therapy. The award was created to honor neonatal occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech-language pathologists who have contributed tirelessly to establish and advance the specialized field of neonatal therapy. Nominations for the award were solicited from

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