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Risk takers & trailblazers: UTC graduates first class in Occupational Therapy

The Lucky 13 have been a class of risk takers, guinea pigs, leaders, and trailblazers, and on May 5, they became the first group to earn a Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD) at UTC.

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Congratulations May 2017 graduates!

Graduate Commencement Students obtaining their Master’s, Specialist, and Doctoral degrees will cross the McKenzie Arena stage on Friday, May 5 at 2 P.M. You can watch the LiveStream here. Captioning is available here.   Undergraduate Commencement Undergraduate students will celebrate commencement the following day, Saturday, May 6. Students from the College of Arts & Science and College of Engineering & Computer Science will cross the stage at 9 A.M. You can view the LiveStream for

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Nursing the Nurses: Study hopes to reduce risk of injuries to nurses

Worker injuries cost the healthcare industry about $20 billion a year. Preventing injuries of all kinds is the goal of a study Dr. Chris Cunningham has started through the Department of Psychology and in collaboration with the safetyCures group of the Chattanooga Regional Health Innovation Coalition.

UTC one of first universities in Healthier Tennessee Communities effort

UTC is one of the first colleges in the state accepted into the Healthier Tennessee Communities effort. The goal of the program is to improve the overall health of Tennesseans by encouraging participants to be physically active for at least 30 minutes each week, eat a healthy diet and stop tobacco use.

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UTC Named Gold Level Campus for Exercise is Medicine

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has been designated as a Gold Level Campus for Exercise is Medicine (EIM), in recognition of dedication to health and wellbeing of the campus community.

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