Weekly highlights: Sept. 30-Oct. 6

On campus Tuesday, Sept. 30 What: Intervarsity Christian Fellowship large group meeting Where: UC Signal Mountain Room When: 7 p.m.   What: “Clyborne Park” Where: Roland Hayes Auditorium When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $10 for students, otherwise $12   Wednesday, Oct. 1 What: Orientation leader interest session Where: UC Lookout Mountain Room When: 3-5 p.m.   […]

Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship comes to Chattanooga


Hayden Seay, Chattanooga, Tenn., — The Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship will be at Coolidge Park Sept. 26-28. The competition features trials in accuracy, distance and freestyle with a dog and its owner. Peter Bloeme, one of the co-founders, said Hyperflite was started in 1974 by Wham-O, a Frisbee manufacturer. Bloeme said prizes for the […]

Four steps to being a true Chattanoogan

Cartoon by Rachel Veazey

Eve Hermann, Chattanooga, Tenn. — When I moved to Chattanooga two years ago, I knew I was moving to a city with many special features. At the time, I thought those features were obvious things, such as not having to drive an hour to go to the mall and getting student discounts around town. Little […]

Weekly highlights Sept. 16-22

On Campus Tuesday, Sept. 16 What: Make the Most of Career Day Where: Lookout Mountain Room in the UC When: 4 p.m. Cost: free What: Soulful Tuesday: Open Mic Night Where: Multicultural Center When: 7 p.m. Cost: free Wednesday, Sept. 17 What: Music in the Pit with Rachel Brown Where: UC Food Court When: 12-1 […]

PARK(ing) Day transforms metered parking spots into public parks

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Amber Latham, Knoxville, Tenn. – Chattanooga will celebrate its seventh PARK(ing) Day this Friday, Sept. 19, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. “Being in a college town, it is good to have fun, free events,” said Lauren Beck, a sophomore  from Columbia, Tenn. PARK(ing) Day is not exclusive to Chattanooga. The event takes place all over […]

Clyde’s on Main restraunt opens on the southside

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Restaurant and bar, Clyde’s on Main, recently opened on the Southside.

Daniel McNeeley, Chattanooga, Tenn., — If there is anything UTC students love more than food, nobody has found it yet. That fact has made Mike and Taylor Monen, local business owners of student favorites including Community Pie and Taco Mamacita, two very popular people in Chattanooga. Building on that popularity, the Monens have opened a […]

Wilderness Outdoor Theater in North Georgia offers drive-in movie experience

Hayden Seay, Chattanooga, Tenn., — The Wilderness Outdoor Movie Theater brings the classic drive-in movie theater experience to the Chattanooga area. On Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, the theater opens its gates at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $7, but debit and credit cards are not accepted. The theater has two screens. The cost covers both movies […]

Weekly highlights Sept. 9 to 15

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Felipe Argueta and Sethrial Duncanson battle while LARP-ing in the Luton Library portico.

Austin Arias and Sarah Cooksey, Chattanooga, Tenn., – On campus Tuesday, Sept. 9 What: Chattanooga Recreational Anime Program meeting Where: Ocoee Room in the UC When: 8-10 p.m. Cost: free What: QPR Training: Learn Mental Health CPR Where: Lookout Mountain Room in the UC When: 1-2:30 p.m. and 5:30-6:30 p.m. Cost: free Wednesday, Sept. 10 […]

Center Park presents Saturday movie nights

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Amber Latham, Chattanooga, Tenn., – River City Company will show free movies for all ages at Center Park, 728 Market St., for the last three Saturdays in September.“Enjoying a free movie underneath the stars with friends, family and other Chattanoogans is a great way to spend a Saturday night downtown,” Paige Southard, program manager for […]

Chattanooga ofrecerá ruta más segura para ciclistas estudiantiles

Foto Contribuida por Michael Alley
Una de la estaciones de bicicletas alquilables en el campus.

Callie Hildebrand, Chattanooga, Tenn. – La ciudad de Chattanooga tiene planes para ofrecerle una ruta más segura de bicicletas a los estudiantes de UTC que tendrán calles por el campus. Los carriles de bicicletas serán añadidos a Eighth Street, Calle Duncan, Avenida Orchard Knob, Calle South Willow, Second Street y la Avenida Frazier. El proyecto […]