College of Business and Center for Global Education will host 22 European Undergraduate Students beginning in late-June

Beginning in late-June, the College of Business and the Center for Global Education will host the U.S. Department of State’s Study of the U.S. Institute for Student Leaders (SUSI) from Europe. Undergraduate students from Europe will study Social Entrepreneurship and American culture on UTC’s campus for four weeks during the months of June and July. Visiting students will represent 18 European countries, including Belarus, Cyprus, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary,

Despite Rain, Yacht Rock Revue Performs for American Dream Concert 2017

  Friends of the Festival’s 2017 American Dream Concert took place on April 22 at the Historic Engel Stadium to benefit UTC’s Veteran’s Entrepreneurship Program. Despite uncooperative spring weather, Jason D. Williams opened the concert with his usual enthusiasm and performed for about 40 minutes before the skies darkened and the rain poured down. The storm continued with unrelenting rain and thunder. However, Yacht Rock Revue decided the show

High-Achieving Students Honored at College of Business Student Recognition Ceremony

The College of Business’ top performing students were honored during the Chambliss Student Recognition Ceremony on Friday, April 21, 2017 in UTC’s Patten Chapel. Each year in the Spring, the College of Business honors students at the Student Recognition Ceremony in the following categories: Student Organizations and Leaders, Departmental Awards and Honor Societies, and John C. Stophel Distinguished Scholars. Students were also inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society for

Three Local Chattanooga Entrepreneurs Recently Inducted into the Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame

Three notable Chattanoogans were inducted into the UTC College of Business Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame on Thursday, April 13, 2017. Mitch Patel and Taylor and Mike Monen joined a group of individuals who represent both the entrepreneurial history of and the innovators in the Chattanooga region. The annual Entrepreneurial Hall of Fame event is a celebration of the entrepreneurial spirit in the Chattanooga region honoring local innovators and showcasing

Indiana State University Students Thank Chattanooga for Hosting SEEC 2017

  A group of students and faculty representatives from Indiana State University visited Chattanooga in March 2017 for the Southeast Entrepreneurship Conference hosted by the UTC College of Business. After attending the conference and returning to Indiana, the students decided to make a video discussing their experience in Chattanooga! Click here to watch the video. Not familiar with the Southeast Entrepreneurship Conference? Click here to visit the Facebook page!

First Annual Night of Networking Event presented by Decosimo Success Center

The first annual College of Business Night of Networking event, presented by the Decosimo Success Center, took place on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. The College of Business Night of Networking is a fun event where students and employers were able to make some real connections, seek out internships, find a job, or simply begin networking to learn more about potential careers. We are so thankful for the local companies

Rotarians Gather to Recognize the Chartering of a Rotaract Club at UTC

Chattanooga Rotarians gathered on Monday, March 6, 2017 in recognition of the chartering of a Rotaract Club at UTC. The uniqueness of this club is that it is jointly sponsored and supported by 3 local Chattanooga Rotary Clubs: Chattanooga Rotary, Hamilton Place Rotary, and Chattanooga Breakfast Rotary. To see additional photos of the event, please visit the UTC College of Business Facebook page. What is Rotaract? Rotaract clubs are

UTC College of Business Hosts Southeast Entrepreneurship Conference (SEEC)

The UTC College of Business Marketing and Entrepreneurship Department hosted the 2017 Southeast Entrepreneurship Conference (SEEC) on the UTC campus March 3 and 4. More than 130 students–from UTC and from colleges and universities around the country–participated in the two-day event. Students heard from the founders of successful start-up companies, angel investors, and digital marketers. They also had the opportunity to learn more about social entrepreneurship and participate in a pitch

SouthEast Bank Luncheon Held in Celebration of Current Recipients

Current SouthEast Bank scholarship recipients and bank representatives gathered for a luncheon on Friday, Feb. 17 in celebration of the recipients and to kick off the upcoming academic year. “We want to thank SouthEast Bank for their ongoing support of our students,” said Dr. Robert Dooley, Dean of the UTC College of Business. “Their Scholars program allows these excellent and deserving freshmen to pursue higher education and achieve career

2017 Stophel Scholars Honored by Chambliss Law Firm

The 2017 John C. Stophel Distinguished Students were honored on Thursday, Feb. 16 during Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel Law Firm’s annual reception in Liberty Tower. The John C. Stophel Distinguished Student Award is presented annually to recognize high potential business students who have made significant and meaningful civic contributions to UTC and the College of Business while maintaining a strong academic record. The Stophel Scholars program, now in its