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Banners raised for the Gary W. Rollins College of Business

  Banners have been placed around the newly renamed Gary W. Rollins College of Business in Fletcher Hall. Rollins and his wife, Kathleen, recently gave the largest philanthropic gift in the history of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The $40 million gift  also marked the first college to be named at UTC. A 1967 UTC graduate with a bachelor of science in business, Rollins is the vice chairman

Memorial service on campus honors the Fallen Five

The Student Veterans Organization held a service to honor the five military men shot and killed three years ago.

Summer Bridge: Students building connections to the community

Twenty-seven incoming freshmen take part in UTC’s Summer Bridge program, a five-week crash course of credit-earning classes, campus tours, community service and, yes, just plain fun.

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UTC students, faculty and staff participate in Heroes Run

Four from UTC took part in July 14’s Heroes Run, which honors the Fallen Five killed in 2015.

Program shows teachers how to combine art with math, science, other subjects

  The instructions are simple. Take 20 spaghetti sticks, a yard each of tape and string and a single marshmallow. In 18 minutes, build a structure that can hold the marshmallow at the top without crumbling or tipping over. Easy-peasy, right? Yeah, not so much. Inside the Challenger STEM Learning Center, 18 teachers from around the region divide into teams of four to tackle the problem. Some build teepee-like