• State of the University speech emphasizes community

    By Carson Cook, Chattanooga, Tenn. — Chancellor Steven Angle delivered a State of the University address that emphasized community partnerships, diversity and achievement on Founders Day, Sept. 15. On the same date in 1886, 130 years ago, Chattanooga University was founded. Throughout his speech, Angle discussed honoring traditions while moving forward in innovative ways to become […]

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  • Money Matters: The University Budget

    By Alina Hunter-Grah, Chattanooga, Tenn. — As the 2015-2016 school year ends, the University budget starts to take a more definite shape and plans for the next fiscal year begin to form. Here’s a look at the proposed 2016 University fiscal year budget. The biggest standout of the 2016 fiscal year, which runs from the fall […]

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    UTC renovates Mapp Building

    By Alina Hunter-Grah, Chattanooga, Tenn. — The University will be finishing its $3.3 million renovations to the James R. Mapp building in Dec. in time for the spring semester. The Mapp building, located on Martin Luther King Blvd. will house five new classrooms, faculty office spaces, nine new labs, a student locker room, and a student break […]

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  • Construction continues, completion coming soon

    By Samantha Sargent, Chattanooga, Tenn. — Campus construction continues to create tension on campus. Dates for completion will fall around early 2016. Among the renovations includes the Student Success Center in Fletcher, which will move to the second floor from the fourth. “The renovation will create space and technology upgrades for interview rooms, conference facilities, student […]

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  • Four suggestions for Lupton Library building

    By Eve Hermann, Chattanooga, Tenn., — It’s a question that has been haunting my thoughts and shaking every bit of my being since the day we recklessly abandoned our beloved, yet possibly hepatitis infected, Lupton Library for the shinier, poorly named, UTC Library (none of my suggestions were suitable, apparently). It is a question I’m certain […]

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  • New campus housing planned for 2016

    By Taylor Starkey, Chattanooga, Tenn.– University students soon may have new off-campus housing options in downtown Chattanooga. Construction is set to begin next spring to create residential and commercial space in the First Tennessee Bank building, River City Company President and CEO Kim White announced in a press release on Oct. 1. River City Company stated […]

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  • Honors College updates classes, renovates

    By Alina Hunter-Grah, Chattanooga, Tenn. — In order to expand and improve upon honors courses at UTC, the Honors college has added a new program called Innovation in Honors and widened the curriculum in the Brock Scholars program. Innovations in Honors Innovations In Honors (IIH) is a new honors program for sophomores, juniors, and seniors where students engage […]

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