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“Star Wars” offers perspective into ancient history

Every Wednesday afternoon in a classroom far, far at the top of Brock Hall…

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University hosts Civil War historians

From the Chickamauga Battlefields to Signal Point to the National Cemetery, Chattanooga’s rich history made it the perfect place for Civil War historians to gather to discuss research and see the historical sites firsthand.

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Lecture: “Desegregating College Football in the Jim Crow South, 1945-1975”

The desegregation of college football affected more than just the players on the field. In his lecture, titled  “Desegregating College Football in the Jim Crow South, 1945-1975,” Dr. Zeb Baker, Visiting Professor of History at Georgia Southern University, tells the story of how it affected all of campus life. His lecture takes place on Thursday, March 8 from 10:30 a.m. to noon and 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the

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Faculty to present at history conference

Several UTC faculty members will be presenting original research at the annual meeting of the Tennessee Conference of Historians. The University will be hosting this year’s conference on September 1-3. The conference is free and open to the public.

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History Department sponsors Black History Month lecture series, art exhibit

The UTC Department of History will celebrate Black History Month with lectures by famed scholars and an art exhibit of Yoruba culture.

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