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Getting to Know You – Paul Baggett

Paul Baggett, Associate Lecturer, Engineering Management & Technology Department When the Construction Management program began in 2008, Paul Baggett became an adjunct. From adjunct (2 years) he then served as Lecturer (2010 until 2019) and has been in his current role as Associate Lecturer since 2019. Residing in Chattanooga, he’s mostly lived in Cleveland, TN with a brief stint in “LA” AKA lower Alabama – Perdido, AL. Raised in

Dr. Erkan Kaplanaglu Keynote Speaker for 8th International Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Disorders Congress

The 8th International Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Disorders Congress will feature engineering management and technology associate professor Erkan Kaplanoglu as the keynote speaker. For more information:

Hatch It!: CECS Represents in Creative Business Competition

The UTC Gary Rollins College of Business annually presents “Hatch It: The Mocs Big Business Idea Competition,” an opportunity for students to pitch good ideas in exchange for money to start up or support their small business. The competition is sponsored by the Downtown Council of the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce, EPB, the Clarence E. Harris Chair of Excellence in Business and Entrepreneurship, and the Center for Innovation

Scholarship Applications Open

It’s that time of year again! Fall here at the College of Engineering and Computer Science means flannel, football, falling leaves, and, most pressingly, financial aid. The FAFSA opened October 1st, which means that scholarship applications for the 2021-2022 academic year are officially available as well. There are a multitude of scholarships available that fit a variety of strengths and qualifications, and around thirty of them can be applied

2020 STEP Ahead Emerging Leaders, UTC Alumna Amanda Hodges

When students leave the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s College of Engineering and Computer Science, they do so with more than just a diploma in hand. Take Amanda Hodges, a 2016 UTC graduate who, upon her entrance into a college education, never would have guessed the direction of her career or the achievements it would reap. She had succeeded in STEM in high school, and envisioned for herself work

AIAA Class of 2021 Associate Fellows honoree Dr. Trevor Elliott

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has recently had the pleasure of announcing its Class of 2021 Associate Fellows, and the College of Engineering and Computer Science at UTC takes particular pride in our very own honoree, Trevor Sterling Elliott. “I am extremely excited for and proud of each member of the Class of 2021 Associate Fellows,” said AIAA President Basil Hassan. “These individuals exemplify passion and

Chattanooga becomes living laboratory for cleaner, safer roads with Department of Energy grant

Chattanooga becomes living laboratory for cleaner, safer roads with Department of Energy grant Scientists from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will lead a team to create and test smarter intersections, where drivers will spend less time idling at red lights, and cars will know what speed to drive to clear every green light. “This project is a huge opportunity for us,” said Mina Sartipi, director and principal investigator

Getting To Know You – Dr. Dhamshala

This month’s Getting to Know You series features mechanical engineering professor Dr. Prakash Dhamshala. Dr. Dhamshala started with CECS in August 1981. He and his wife (a pediatrician) live in Chattanooga. Dr. Dhamshala enjoys watching old comedy TV shows, funny old Indian movies, and football games (American). He also enjoys playing tennis, ping pong, reading and travelling. One thing about him that surprises people? “My concern for the future

Dean’s List Summer 2020

NAMES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER Othman Abdulkareem Ibrahim Al Quassar Abdullah Alalati Saad Aldeethan Wasmi Aldousari Saoud Alenezi Faisal Alenzi Abdulaziz Alessa Hamad Alfadhli Mohammed Alhajri Mohammed Alhamed Mohammad Alhilal Abdulrahman Alkhaldi Cody Allem Alexander Allen Hussain Almarri Fahad Almutairi Abdulaziz Alshammar Dhari Alshammari Waleed Alsurihi Majid Alsuwayih Saleh Alyami Jacob Asbury Jacob Baker Mitchell Bauer Benjamin Bennett Kalen Berry Zachary Berta Bailey Black William Brasfield Emerson Brock Michael Brown

Dean’s List for Spring 2020

Names in Alphabetical Order Muhammed Abazid Othman Abdulkareem Laith Abood Allyson Adam Matthew Adams Sydney Aites Badr Alajmi Faisal Alajmi Abdullah Alalati Joeseph Alcorn Saad Aldeethan Wasmi Aldousari Abdulaziz Alessa Farah Alessa Hamad Alfadhli Mohammed Alhajri Mohammed Alhamed Achok Alier Abdallah Alkandary Abdulrahman Alkhaldi Abdullah Alkhalidi Cody Allem Alexander Allen Hall Allen Nicholas Allen Ali Almagbool Hassan Almahdi Naif Almargan Hussain Almarri Fahad Almutairi Fahad Alomran Abdulaziz Alshammari Dhari