Experiential learning puts students at the center of the university’s value to its community and region.
The UTC Department of Performing Arts’ Music Division recently donated keyboards to the Chattanooga Public Library, where they’re used give free piano lessons to kids.
UTC student Felix Gould, with help from local hairstylists, created a program that gives haircuts to the homeless.
A group of 11 UTC students recently took a study abroad trip to China, learning about the people, the culture, the social structure and how the country is different from the United States.
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.