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Alumna speaks on importance of compassion at city’s first Urban Education Institute

Alumna Bria Sibley spoke about her experience at schools in the Opportunity Zone during the inaugural Urban Education Institute.

A summer of monkeys: ‘Absolutely this is what I want to do’

Rachel Fuller had no choice. She had to bite the baboon. “As soon as I come into that enclosure, I am the alpha.”

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Globetrotting Mocs

For these students, the world is their classroom. From Kenya to Sweden. From Thailand to Spain, Mocs are studying all over the world. 

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Students learn to create, appreciate family history in textiles class

Growing up in Newfoundland, Canada, Ann Buggey was used to having a lot of snow days from school. On cold winter days, she would spend time knitting or embroidering, skills she picked up from a young age. Her passion followed her into her adult life, where the senior lecturer in the Department of English now teaches an innovative class on the history of textiles.

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Tennessee MOCstar

Christine Williamson is taking a year off from pursuing her MBA at UTC because she has a new job to fill. Miss Tennessee.

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