Join us for these events in April and May.

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Senior BFA Thesis Exhibition: Show One

When: Tuesday, April 2 – Friday, April 12; Gallery hours: Tuesday – Friday 12 – 6 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday 1 – 4 p.m.; closed Mondays

Where: The Cress Gallery’s Temporary space at the Mayfield Building, 123 East 7 St., Chattanooga

Admission: Free and open to the public

Details: Join the Art Department on opening night for Artists’ talk at 5 p.m. in Derthick Hall Room 201. A public reception follows on the New Library Plaza, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.


John Mabry with Addiction Campuses to speak on addiction

When: 7 p.m., Thursday, April 4

Where: Chattanooga Room, University Center

Admission: Free and open to the public

Details: John Mabry speaks about his personal history with addiction and theories about addiction.


Public Service Careers Event

When: 2-4 p.m., Thursday, April 4

Where: Tennessee Room, University Center

Admission: Free for students and alumni; Employers must register and pay registration fee through Handshake.

Details: The Public Service Careers Event allows employers to connect with all UTC students and alumni to discuss internship and career opportunities in government and nonprofit sectors.

Information: utc.edu/university-career-services


Meacham Writers’ Workshop

When: Thursday, April 4 – Saturday, April 6

Where: Chattanooga State and UTC University Center

Admission: Free and open to the public

Details: The Meacham Writers’ Workshop is supported primarily by an endowment funded by the late Jean Meacham in honor of her husband, Ellis K. Meacham. Occurring each fall and spring, the workshop is free and open to the public; there is no registration. The program consists of readings, discussion sessions, and group conferences.

Information: meachamwriters.org


Take Five Reading Series: Verbie Prevost discusses “Little Fires Everywhere” by Celeste Ng

When: 6 p.m., Tuesday, April 6

Where: Chattanooga Room, University Center

Details: UTC’s popular reading series returns with an insightful and entertaining discussion of FRONTIERS. Take Five is sponsored by the George C. Connor Professorship in American Literature, the Connor Society, and the UTC Department of English.

Information: bit.ly/2HHZJzW


UTC Choral Concert featuring the Women’s Chorale and Men’s Chorus

When: 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 6

Where: Christ Church Episcopal, 6630 Douglas Street

Admission: Free and open to the public

Details: Alison Allerton, director; Tim Hinck, pianist

Information: utc.edu/music


ReSEARCH Dialogues

When: Tuesday, April 9 and Wednesday, April 10

Where: University Center

Admission: Free and open to the public

Details: Held each spring, ReSEARCH Dialogues is the largest academic conference on the UTC campus. The event showcases the scholarship and creative endeavors of more than 600 UTC faculty, graduate students, undergraduate students, and staff from all campus programs and disciplines.

Information: utc.edu/research-dialogues


UTC Wind Ensemble Concert

When: 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 9

Where: First Baptist Church, 401 Gateway Avenue

Admission: Free and open to the public

Details: Craig Davis, director

Information: utc.edu/music


UTC Theatre Company presents CATS

When: 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 9 – Saturday, April 13;

Where: UTC Chamberlain Pavilion and Field

Admission: Limited stage-adjacent reserved tickets are $20, otherwise admission is free to the public. Blankets and chairs are welcome, but alcohol is not permitted.

Details: UTC Theatre Co. partners with Chattanooga Ballet to present the world-famous musical CATS by Andrew Lloyd Webber, based on “Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats” by T.S. Eliot.

Information: utc.edu/theatre 


Chattanooga Singers and UTC Chamber Singers Concert

When: 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 16

Where: Second Presbyterian Church, 700 Pine Street

Admission: Free and open to the public

Details: The Chattanooga Singers will perform works by Schumann, Britten, Cox, and featuring two of Persichetti’s settings of the poetry of e. e. cummings and Hebrew settings by Goldfarb and Hirsch. They will end their part of the program with a Gospel setting of River in Judea.  The Chamber Singers will perform a preview of pieces they will perform on their May tour of the Republic of Ireland. It will include works by Nystedt, Seamus de Barra, Will Todd, and American composers Bartholomew, Hogan and our own Roland Carter.

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Graduate Student Commencement

When: 2-4 p.m., Friday, May 3

Where: McKenzie Arena

Admission: Free and open to the public

Information: utc.edu/records/graduation


Undergraduate Student Commencement

When: Saturday, May 4; 9 a.m.—College of Arts and Sciences and College of Engineering and Computer Science; 1 p.m.—Rollins College of Business and College of Health, Education and Professional Services

Where: McKenzie Arena

Admission: Free and open to the public

Information: utc.edu/records/graduation


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