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Facing the Storm: Alumna braves Hurricane Irma to get the story

When Lindsay Manning left Chattanooga for a news reporting job at WFTS-ABC Action News in Tampa, Fla., she was expecting a lot of hot, sunny days. All that changed when Hurricane Irma was predicted to hit the city. With less than six months’ experience at her job, the UTC communication graduate did what she was trained to do: Tell the story and report the news.

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Building a better Chattanooga: Alumna named CEO of local manufacturing group

Nearly a decade ago, Megan King was taking notes during a communication class in Frist Hall. Now, she has a sweeping view of downtown Chattanooga from her office in the EPB building. King was recently named the CEO and president of the Chattanooga Regional Manufacturers Association.

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Call for Papers: Symposium on the 19th Century Press, Civil War, and Free Expression

With an August 29th submission deadline, the 24th annual Symposium’s steering committee is currently seeking papers to be presented at their three day conference on November 10-12 in Chattanooga, TN.

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Nicole Brown honored amongst Chattanooga Women of Distinction

Dr. Nicole Brown was recently among the 10 Chattanooga Area Women of Distinction honored by the American Lung Association in Tennessee at the 31st Annual Chattanooga Women of Distinction Awards luncheon.

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Mocs participate in mock presidential debate

Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce’s Downtown Council hosted a UTC mock presidential debate. Communications Department Fellow in Residence and former CNN White House Correspondent Dan Lothian provided critiques and insights to the students turned presidential hopefuls after their public performance.

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