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Student reaches new heights with internship at SpaceX

When Matt Joplin dreamed of his future career, he let his mind wander to the highest of places: outer space. He took one giant step closer to his dream by recently completing an eight-month internship at SpaceX, a California-based aerospace manufacturing and space exploration technologies company founded by Elon Musk.

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Abused to Homeless to College Graduate: Melinda Harbin thrives at UTC

Melinda Harbin was 14-years-old when she first visited the UTC campus and told herself she was going to be a college graduate one day. Nearly 30 years later, her dream came true. Before achieving a degree in psychology, she endured a harrowing journey.

UTC students build ropes course for Georgia elementary school

Students at Gilbert Elementary School in LaFayette, Ga., have a new way to have fun outside while building their problem-solving skills. This past spring, UTC students in the Outdoor Leadership Skills class, led by Dr. Drew Bailey, constructed a ropes course in a wooded area next to the school.

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Summer orientation sessions begin June 1

Are you going to be new to UTC this fall? Learn more about campus, meet your fellow classmates and set yourself up for success by attending a summer orientation.

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UTC School of Nursing celebrates 40 years

The UTC School of Nursing has come a long way since Mary B. Jackson founded the program in what she lovingly called “a broom closet in the second floor of Race Hall.”

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