Blog Archives

Stacy Lightfoot named UTC vice chancellor for diversity and engagement

Tim Kelly, Mayor, City of Chattanooga “Stacy Lightfoot is passionate about education and has long been a strong advocate for closing opportunity gaps in our schools, as well as connecting students with employment opportunities through the STEP-UP program at the Public Education Foundation. She has been a steadfast partner with institutes of higher learning in her pursuit of better outcomes for all students, and her new role at UTC

Tagged with:

UTC committed to achieving reconciliation, healing and unity for campus

The UTC Executive Leadership Team joins the campus community in reflecting on the guilty verdicts for former police officer Derek Chauvin handed down in Minneapolis on Tuesday for the murder of George Floyd. None of us can fully comprehend the circumstances that led to such a sad series of events. The impact of that event will linger forever, and our response as individuals and as a society will determine

Tagged with:

Health and safety will guide traditional college experience at UTC

University of Tennessee System President Randy Boyd announced today that students who attend a UT campus can expect to have a traditional college experience in the fall as UT campuses statewide expand in-person course offerings. The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is planning for a fall 2021 semester that includes a return to normal operations with in-person, face-to-face instruction, student activities similar to pre-COVID-19 levels and a resumption of

Tagged with:

UTC Advisory Board meets on Tuesday, Feb. 16

Agenda includes a report from Chancellor Steven R. Angle; updates on the University’s 2020-2025 Strategic Plan and a financial update and fiscal 2021-2022 budget preview.

Statements from UTC officials

Steven R. Angle, Chancellor, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Yesterday Chris Malone, a UTC football coach, posted a Tweet regarding Stacey Abrams that was hateful, hurtful and untrue.  Coach Malone is no longer a part of the University. UTC faculty and staff are expected to lead in a way that achieves and maintains a respectful, tolerant and civil campus environment.  The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga does not tolerate