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Alpha Society Celebrates Its Centennial

One hundred years since its founding, the UTC Alpha Society inducts its latest batch of initiates.

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Celebrating the First Generation

Ana Rodas is a junior nursing major from Nashville and a first-generation college student, first-generation American and first-generation high school graduate, the daughter of immigrants.

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A Fond Farewell

After eight years in office, University of Tennessee System President Joe DiPietro steps down from his post on Nov. 21, ahead of his official retirement from the University in February 2019. Chancellor Steve Angle hosts a campus-wide reception on Wednesday to which all faculty and staff are invited to stop by on DiPietro’s last official visit to UTC as system-wide UT president. The reception is 3:30-4:30 p.m. on Wednesday,

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I Am Innocent: Ed Johnson Remembered

On Sept. 24, 2018, about a dozen people stood quietly on the bridge and listened as Eric Atkins recalled the lynching that took Johnson’s life more than 100 years earlier.

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MOC Forward Diversity Conference 2018

MOC Forward returns to campus on Monday. Launched in 2017 as a daylong focus on appreciating and thriving in diversity, the second annual MOC—Moving Our Campus—Forward at UTC brings Noma Anderson, special adviser to the system-wide UT president for diversity and inclusion, to serve as keynote speaker.