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Passport to Understanding: Foreign students immersed in American culture

Twenty-two foreign students from 18 countries are at UTC for about a month to dive into American culture, American business and American politics.

Brewing up success: Local veteran starts business after completing UTC entrepreneurship program

It’s a hot and humid Tennessee night and Carter Wexler is wiping down the counter of his bar, Big Frog Brewing. Soon, the neighborhood hangout will have a steady stream of customers looking to escape the summer heat. Though Big Frog has been opened only a year, Wexler has built a loyal clientele, many he knows by name. But before he opened his bar, Wexler went through a long

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Professor finds unique method to improve musician health

When Dr. Kevin Ford wanted to help a student release tension and improve her conducting skills, he turned to his wife, Allyson, a trained practitioner of the Feldenkrais method.

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Running the show: Teens host UTC radio program on public health

High school students are producing and hosting a public-health show on The Perch. UTC’s online radio station.

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EXCEL-ing: Teachers take know-how — and robots — back to school

Teachers from 15 schools build solar-powered robots during recent program at UTC.

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