UTC comes out strong in first-ever One UT Collaboration and Innovation grants

10 from UTC earn the first-ever “One UT Collaboration and Innovation Grants” funded by the UT System.

UTC researchers seeking new ways to diagnose, treat coronavirus

Three research projects targeting COVID-19 are now going on through the SimCenter at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The projects are searching for methods to make detection of the virus simpler and also to find ways to combat it. Along with providing $20,000 each for two of the projects, the SimCenter’s supercomputers are capable of quickly crunching massive amounts of data. They also can create computer-based models of

Annual event brings people close to nature — or nature close to people

The Virtual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage brings experts to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, where they lead about 200 nature-related events

Professor wins American Psychology Association teaching award

Alexandra Zelin, assistant professor of psychology at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, was recently awarded the American Psychology Association (APA) Mary Roth Walsh Teaching the Psychology of Women award. The annual award’s namesake was a pioneer in promoting the psychology of women and founder of the Teaching the Psychology of Women Institute. “Dr. Alex Zelin is an outstanding educator, researcher and, most importantly, person,” said Brian O’Leary, head

Alum wants to help you RVIVE day-to-day living

RVIVE is available at the App Store and Google Play. “How is your mood today?” It sounds like the first question a therapist—physical or mental—might ask at the beginning of a session. But generally speaking, a living, breathing therapist doesn’t then hold up signs with emojis expressing “Happy” on one end and “Stressed” on the other, with “Unsure,” “Tired” “Anxious” and others in between. RVIVE does. “It incorporates how