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Dr. Helen Eigenberg earns inaugural national award

Dr. Helen Eigenberg, professor and head of the UTC Department of Criminal Justice and Legal Studies, has been honored with a national award from the American Society of Criminology (ASC) Division on Women and Crime (DWC). Eigenberg is the first recipient of the Sarah Hall Award, named in honor of the “administrator of the American Society of Criminology for over 30 years, whose tireless service helped countless students and

Former BB&T Corporation chair to address financial crisis

As millions of people in the U.S. slowly recover from the recent financial crisis, some are left wondering how this economic downturn came about. John A. Allison IV, former Chairman of BB&T Corporation, will present the 2012 Burkett Miller Distinguished Lecture Series with the topic “The Financial Crisis: Causes and Consequences.”  This event is sponsored by The Scott L. Probasco, Jr. Chair of Free Enterprise. The lecture will be

UTC Parent and Family Weekend

Due to the overwhelming response, we have closed registration for the UTC Parent and Family weekend to be held on September 21st-23rd. If you are still interested in purchasing tickets to the UTC v. Appalachian State homecoming football game on Saturday, September 22nd, please contact the UTC Athletic Ticket Office at (423) 425-4495 or you may purchase tickets online at If you have additional questions about this event, please

More honors for Mocs golfer Steven Fox

We couldn’t be prouder of Mocs golfer Steven Fox!  Fox made history on Sunday, August 19, when he won the U.S. Amateur Championship at Cherry Hills Country Club in Cherry Hills Village, Colorado—the first Mocs golfer to win a national tournament. The accolades continue to roll in for Fox.  He was named the Southern Golf Association National Amateur of the Month for August. “This is indeed an honor,” Fox

Big changes for Cardiac Hill

Big landscape changes are underway in the heart of campus.   Construction has begun on:  a series of sloped sidewalks and steps with handrails on Cardiac Hill from Heritage Plaza to Oak Street; an accessible walkway to extend from Vine to Oak; and a new location for the Student Park.  It will be nestled close to the Crossroads dining facility in Guerry Center. “This project will put in place one