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UTC-Wolf Trap partnership a first in higher education

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts will collaborate with UTC’s Southeast Center for Education in the Arts (SCEA) to bring arts-based teaching and learning programs to early childhood classrooms in Chattanooga and a 17-county service area. It is the first time the Wolf Trap Institute for Early Learning Through the Arts has worked with a university in this manner.

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UTC joins effort to improve arts education in county schools

The Ensuring the Arts for Any Given Child initiative hopes to bring the same level of arts education — theater, visual, dance, music — to students across the Hamilton County school system.

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Art class improves public-use bicycles, designs communications strategy

When Aggie Toppins, head of the art department, first came to UTC as a professor, she taught a class for design students called Co-Creations. One of the class projects was about bicycles. Students in the class set their sights on the public-use green-and-blue bikes stationed throughout Chattanooga. No one asked the students why bicycles. Rather, the students asked: “Why aren’t people using these?” They began exploring reasons. First, the

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A Hand for Homeless Heads: UTC freshman develops outreach program

UTC student Felix Gould, with help from local hairstylists, created a program that gives haircuts to the homeless.

Join Us: March 2019 Community Events

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