Yearly Archives: 2012

Student athletes earn All-American Honors

Two University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football student-athletes were recently named to the 2012 College Sports Madness FCS Football All-American Team.  Junior linebacker Wes Dothard and sophomore tight end Faysal Shafaat both earned third team recognition from the online publication. Read more here.

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UTC’s hottest tradition fires up campus

Mocs spirit burned bright at Engel Stadium as students, alumni, and the community gathered to cheer on winter sports at the fourth annual bonfire.

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Thomas Friedman: Think creatively in hyper-connected world

When Thomas Friedman began his career as a journalist more than twenty years ago, “average” was good enough. But according to Friedman, in this age of hyper-connectivity and globalization, average doesn’t mean much anymore. Instead, America’s workers will need to have something “extra” and invent their own jobs, he told a large crowd at the Tivoli Theatre.

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TVA supports UTC’s smart grid research and education initiatives

With thousands of Americans still waiting to have their electrical power restored after super storm Sandy ravaged the nation’s east coast, the importance of a secure and reliable electrical delivery network, including smart grid technology, has never been more evident.

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Lady Mocs snare upset of #20 Tennessee at home

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women’s basketball team knocked off No. 20 Tennessee for arguably its biggest regular season win, prompting the student section to empty out and storm the court to celebrate. The Lady Mocs outscored the Lady Vols 52-43 in the second half for an 80-71 win in front of 8,468 fans in the season-opener for both teams, at the McKenzie Arena. Read more at

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