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California Alumnus Bequeaths $250,000 for Endowed Engineering Scholarship

When Daniel Seth Batkin arrived at the University of Chattanooga in 1968 the school and the city were much different places than they are today. Chattanooga’s “urban Renaissance” was more than a decade away and UC was on the cusp of becoming a part of the University of Tennessee system. Yet, with change afoot, it was evident to this newcomer, that the university still very much retained its hometown

11 UTC Students Awarded ChaTech Scholarships

ChaTch announces the winners of their 2019 ChaTech Scholarship Awards and 11 of them are students from UTC. The UTC students selected to receive $1,000 ChaTech Scholars awards are: 1. Allyson Adam 2. Alnour Alharin 3. Adam Dean 4. Sean Alexander King 5. Dakila Ledesma 6. Daniel Stephen Mailman 7. Grace Nansamba 8. Ivan Nataren 9. Arielle Nord 10. Emily Thomas 11. Peter Devin Way* *For the first time,

Dean’s List Spring 2019

NAMES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER Laith Abood Allyson Adam Abdulrahman Albalawi Mohammed Aldosari Abdulrahman Alenezi Abdulaziz Alessa Hadwan Alhadrami Mohammed Alhamed Ayidh Alharbi Ali Almagbool Hassan Almahdi Hussain Almarri Fahad Almutairi Abdullah Almutawa Hassan Almutawa Nawar Alotaibi Saleh Alyami Ian Ammerall Charles Anderson Matthew Andrews Thomas Arms Jackson Arnold Jacob Asbury Shelby Balch Peyton Ball Christopher Ballard William Barnard Lukas Barr Ariel Bartel Kyle Barton Tyler Basham Phillip Basti Justin

2019 Technology Symposium Winners

On Thursday, April 18th, the College of Engineering and Computer Science held the second annual Technology Symposium at the Downtown Chattanooga Public Library. 130 projects were on display with the researchers standing by to present their work for judges and visitors. After tallying the scores from the judges, comprised of local businesses, professionals and UTC faculty members, the following awards were given. For a full write up on the

Spring Career Fair 2019

On March 6, 2019, The College of Engineering and Computer Science held their Spring Career Fair. The event boasts 50+ companies who set up booths to offer UTC students opportunities to learn more about their companies, and in many cases, intervew for open positions, internships and more. The event was held from 10am to 2pm in the EMCS building on the 3rd and 4th floor. The career fair is

UTC places 2nd in Risk and Finance at the Associated Schools of Construction Regional Competition

The only all-undergraduate student team to compete at the Associated Schools of Construction Regional Competition came from UTC and placed second in Risk and Finance. The College of Engineering and Computer Science sent four teams to compete over the course of three days at the Associated Schools of Construction Regional Competition. Over 360 students from 13 universities in the ACC and SEC conferences attended the event, which featured a

Bridging the Gap between Engineering and Business – 2018 International Annual Conference of the American Society for Engineering Management

The ASEM held its International Annual Conference on October 17-19, 2018. The event was hosted by the University of Idaho, College of Engineering, Engineering Management Program in the city of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Representing the University of Tennessee at Cahttanooga were  three faculty (Wolday Abhra, Dr. Ahad Nasab, and Dr. SeongDae Kim) and 3 students (Hana Karra, Raghda Mohamed, and Linda Erickson) attended and made presentations.   Reducing Steering

Online Engineering Management Program in Top 20 Nationally for Affordability

UTC’s online master’s degree program in engineering management is ranked 16th nationally for affordability and quality by the SR Education Group, an organization that researches and compiles information on college degree programs and resources available to prospective college students. UTC’s is among SR Education Group’s 2019 rankings at its GuidetoOnlineSchools.com. Rankings cite institutions with annual tuition of less than $12,000 as “the most affordable options for online master’s degrees

Study Abroad in Germany – Automotive Engineering and Mechatronics at the Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences

On October 8, 2018, Professor Rolf Roskam visited the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga College of Engineering and Computer Science for a talk on the opportunities for both students and professors to learn and teach at Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences in Wolfenbüttel, Germany. Students will have the opportunity to take classes for mechatronics and automotive engineering in the English language during their time in this program. While some

UTC College of Engineering and Computer Science Inaugural Technology Symposium

The inaugural Technology Symposium was a smashing success and featured more than 100 freshmen and senior design projects and undergraduate and graduate research projects. The symposium, whose keynote speaker was Peter Fuhr from Oak Ridge National Laboratory, also attracted participation from the general public, local high school and middle school students, industry representatives, community leaders and advisory board members. As part of the symposium, students were given awards for