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2020: Looking back on the year that was

  No denying 2020 has been a tough year, not just for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, but around the world. But the year has had moments of happiness and pride and  excitement at UTC. COVID-19 The pandemic dominated the news worldwide in 2020 and UTC dealt with it, too. In mid-March, University officials made the decision to close student housing and cancel on-campus activities in an effort

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UTC professor appointed to Tennessee COVID-19 Long-Term Care Task Force

Task force focuses on solutions to long-term care facilities during COVID-19 pandemic.

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Identity crises and frustrations: Spring graduates share their stories

Students talk about graduating in May when COVID-19 had turned everything upside-down.

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Keeping hope alive, but also ‘good, healthy skepticism as a scientist’

Dr. Davey Smith isn’t absolutely sure there will be a cure for COVID-19 by the end of the year. But he’s darn sure going to try. Smith, who earned a biology degree in 1993 from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, is conducting one of more than 30 clinical trials across the country that are pursuing a cure—not a preventative vaccine—for the coronavirus. His trial is being conducted for the

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Circles help you take a break and stay safe

Circles on Chamberlain Field help with social distancing.

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