UTC theatre department Presents ‘The Good Person of Szechwan’

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Mario Hoyle and Maya Abram share a glance while Grace Holtz pauses while practicing a line.

Haley Doss, Chattanooga, Tenn., — The theater department is presenting Tony Kushner’s adaptation of Bertolt Brecht’s “The Good Person of Szechwan.” The performances will be in the Fine Arts Center Nov. 18-21 at 7:30 p.m. with an additional show on Nov. 22 at 2 p.m. Set in town of Szechwan, the story follows three gods […]

The Camp House makes a move

Daniel McNeeley, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Multipurpose venue The Camp House is leaving the historic Southside for a new location on M.L. King Boulevard. It has been used as meeting places for interviews, hang out spots for friends and a good place to relax and study for off-campus students. This makes it difficult for some students […]

A last look at Lupton

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Students use Lupton Library after it opened in January 1974.

Hayden Seay, Chattanooga, Tenn., — As the fall semester begins to wind down and final exams are on the horizon, students are trying to find ways to make studying easier. “The final exam period is so different from any time of the year,” said Dr. Mary Roland, the director of Center for Advisement and Student […]

Wrapping up the semester while wrapping up Lupton

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Austin Perryman, Chattanooga, Tenn. — The Lupton Library is nearing its last finals week after 40 years of service to almost every student, as well as thousands of faculty members and staff over that time. Although Lupton has been the University’s library, it has not always served students during finals week as well as it […]

Street preacher’s effects one year later

Madison Baldwin, Chattanooga, Tenn., — This month marks the one-year anniversary of the street preacher whose voice of fire and brimstone echoed through campus for weeks. Angela Cummings, a Chattanooga native, was protected by barricades and UTC Police in a University determined free-speech zone last fall. According to her website preacherwoman.webs.com, Cummings’ life is, “dedicated […]

Mocs fly from the nest: Nooga Paws natural pet market

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Along with offering pet foods and products, Nooga Paws also offers wash stations.

Sarah Cooksey Mocs fly from the nest is a column showcasing alumni in their successes after graduation. Who? Bob and Courtney Poore, the founders and owners of Nooga Paws. What is Nooga Paws? Nooga Paws is a natural pet market that sells pet food and supplies, while offering education for pet parents. It is located […]

CAB offers events throughout the semester for on-campus, commuter students

By Anne Caroline Chumley, Chattanooga, Tenn., — With the number of emails, school work and announcements students get daily, finding out which activities and events are going on during the semester may be easier than it seems. Assistant Dean of Students Austin Arias oversees all student organizations on campus and helps with planning student activities. […]

Moc My Ride winner peddles away with a prize package

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By Haley Doss, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Bike Chattanooga is swapping five of the blue and florescent green bikes found around town for UTC’s blue and gold. For the ‘Moc My Ride’ bike design contest during  Homecoming Week, UTC partnered with the Bike Chattanooga Transit System. They encouraged students to submit bike designs to reinvent the […]

Critic’s Corner: Taylor Swift shakes off her country roots with ‘1989’

By Spencer Lane, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Several country stars have transitioned to pop over the years, but none have seemed to be as quick or brazen about it as Taylor Swift. From her early career, where her songs consisted of little more than her voice, an acoustic guitar and heartbreak, Swift has come to this […]

Chad ‘Chig’ Martin returns to Chattanooga

Amber Latham, Chattanooga, TN-  Chad “Chig” Martin and the Alabama Outlaws is just one of many southern rock and outlaw-country bands around. The band will perform live at T-Bones Bar and Grill at 10 p.m. November 7 and 8. “Looking forward to playing for the good people of Chattanooga, TN and the entire Tennessee Valley […]