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UTC’s Director of Student Support Services, Shirl Gholston retires

Student Support Services Director, Shirl Gholston is retiring after 26 years of service at UTC.

Kaylin Underwood wins HatchIt competition with food allergy app

Hatchit Judges Marco Perez,  vice president of operations for LaunchTN, which provides funding support to organizations that offer entrepreneurship programming in rural and under-served communities. “It is important to stress that there were a lot of great pitches and business ideas. Regarding Kaylin, there were two main draws that made me vote her to the top. 1. Her idea made sense right away. I understood the problem and the

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UTC student photographers make unprecedented showing at Hearst Photo Competition

The collective work of photojournalism students at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has achieved an unprecedented 7th-place ranking among a field of 75 universities throughout the United States in the prestigious Hearst Photo One News and Features national photo competition.

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Top 10 UTC stories on Facebook run from nursing to to NBC drama

  Here are the 10 most-read stories on the UTC Facebook page for 2019: 1. Nursing students hit 100 percent pass rate on national licensing exam: https://blog.utc.edu/news/2019/10/nursing-students-hit-100-percent-pass-rate-on-national-licensing-exam/   2. UTC receives $15-million dollar bequest: https://blog.utc.edu/news/2019/03/utc-receives-15-million-from-anonymous-donor/   3. The Family Business: https://alumnus.tennessee.edu/2019/the-family-business/   4. UTC Graduate Featured on Web Series: https://blog.utc.edu/news/2019/08/utc-graduate-featured-on-web-series/   5. UT Promise Tour Visits Red Bank High School Juniors and Seniors: https://blog.utc.edu/news/2019/09/ut-promise-tour-visits-red-bank-high-school-juniors-and-seniors/   6. UTC Grad Lands Recurring Role

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Determination and dedication: Quitting was not an option for Chris Land

Chris Land wanted to be a mechanic.  It was pretty much pre-destined. “Well, my whole life I have been raised in a mechanic family. So, I’ve always been under the hood of vehicles, but I planned on being a garage mechanic or something,” he said. But pre-destiny didn’t come true in his case. “When I was 16, I had a car accident and traumatic brain damage, so that took

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