UTC http://wutc.org en On 2/24, UTC Premieres New Documentary on Chattanooga's Civil Rights Movement http://wutc.org/post/224-utc-premieres-new-documentary-chattanoogas-civil-rights-movement <p> On the afternoon of Friday February 19, 1960, 12 honors students from Howard High School sat down at a segregated “whites only” lunch counter in downtown Chattanooga. Their protest marked the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement in Chattanooga. A new documentary honoring nine Chattanoogans whose actions were pivotal in the Civil Rights Movement will receive its premiere in UTC’s University Center Auditorium on Monday February 24 at 5:15. Richard Winham has excerpts from the documentary, and talks with Dr. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 22:19:38 +0000 Richard Winham 33977 at http://wutc.org Eve Ensler's 'The Vagina Monologues' at UTC 2/14 &2/15 http://wutc.org/post/eve-enslers-vagina-monologues-utc-214-215 <p><strong>Note: Due to inclement weather, the performance for 2/13 has been canceled.</strong></p><p><em>The Vagina Monologues</em>, written by Eve Ensler, is being brought out once again for UTC's 6th consecutive production. The production documents and celebrates the unique, funny, and even sad experiences concerned with the struggles of being a woman. The production will take place February 14th and 15th. WUTC's Virginia Daniels talked with Harley Milligan, the production director, and Sara Peters, director of the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/WCatUTC">Women's Center</a> at UTC.</p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 20:33:24 +0000 Virginia Daniels 33631 at http://wutc.org Vibrant Color & Contrast Characterize 2013 UTC Department of Art Faculty Exhibition http://wutc.org/post/vibrant-color-contrast-characterize-2013-utc-department-art-faculty-exhibition <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Biennial 2013 UTC Department of Art<a href="http://www.cressgallery.org/exhibition-item/utc-department-of-art-em-2013-faculty-exhibition-em"> Faculty Exhibit</a> is on display at UTC’s Fine Arts Center. &nbsp;Fifteen UTC faculty members &nbsp;are showcasing paintings, sculpture, drawings and photography, as well as conceptual and time-based media. &nbsp;Works are on display inside the <a href="http://www.cressgallery.org/">Cress Gallery Of Art,</a> located in the lobby of the UTC Fine Arts Center. &nbsp;The exhibit runs until&nbsp; Friday, October 4, 2013.</span></p><p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 15:27:36 +0000 Mark Colbert 26582 at http://wutc.org UTC's Get Healthy Project Helps People With Severe, Persistent Mental Illness http://wutc.org/post/utcs-get-healthy-project-helps-people-severe-persistent-mental-illness <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's School of Nursing has launched <a href="http://www.utc.edu/Academic/Nursing/ghp/">a new program</a> to help people who have severe, persistent mental illness get quality health care. &nbsp;The project's innovative approach uses Tai Chi, wellness visits and education. &nbsp; &nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 19:48:46 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 23640 at http://wutc.org UTC's Get Healthy Project Helps People With Severe, Persistent Mental Illness Is Nuclear Energy Clean? This Group Says Yes http://wutc.org/post/nuclear-energy-clean-group-says-yes <p></p><p><a href="http://www.cleanenergy4america.org/nuclear-energy-experts/darren-gale.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">Darren Gale</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is a speaker with </span><a href="http://www.cleanenergy4america.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Clean Energy America</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, a group that sends nuclear experts around the county to talk with people about nuclear energy.&nbsp; In this segment, </span>WUTC’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Michael Edward Miller and Darren Gale discuss the reasons why Gale's group says nuclear power is “clean,” and why people are concerned about the safety, cost and future of nuclear power and nuclear waste.</span></p><p> Tue, 07 May 2013 19:12:34 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 21515 at http://wutc.org Meet New UTC Chancellor Steve Angle http://wutc.org/post/meet-new-utc-chancellor-steve-angle <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Steve Angle sat down with Cindy Carroll, Assistant Director, University Relations and WUTC’s Michael Edward Miller for an in-depth interview.&nbsp; Dr. Angle was <a href="http://blog.utc.edu/news/2013/03/steve-angle-named-utc-chancellor/">recently selected </a>as the new chancellor of the University Of Tennessee at Chattanooga.</span></p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 21:08:16 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 18825 at http://wutc.org Meet New UTC Chancellor Steve Angle Meet Dr. E. Grady Bogue http://wutc.org/post/meet-dr-e-grady-bogue <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. E. Grady Bogue, Interim Chancellor of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, has enjoyed a <a href="http://www.utc.edu/Administration/Chancellor/bio.php">long career </a>in academics and leadership.&nbsp; He’s also authored <a href="http://www.amazon.com/E.-Grady-Bogue/e/B001JRRFA6/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_2?qid=1360342762&amp;sr=8-2">several books</a> on leadership and education.&nbsp; In this interview, he discusses his philosophy of leadership and how he stepped up very quickly when called to UTC.</span></p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 17:00:51 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 17810 at http://wutc.org Meet Dr. E. Grady Bogue Defend Yourself, Jessica Kress! http://wutc.org/post/defend-yourself-jessica-kress <p><iframe src="http://archive.org/embed/DefendYourselfJessicaKress" frameborder="0" height="30" width="300"></iframe></p><p>Jessica Kress is working on her master's degree in computational engineering at UTC's <a href="http://www.utc.edu/Research/SimCenter/">SimCenter</a>.&nbsp; But she's got a double life.&nbsp; She's also a <a href="http://chattanoogarollergirls.com/">Chattanooga Roller Girl</a>--a member of our city's roller derby team.</p> Thu, 30 Aug 2012 20:13:54 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 11257 at http://wutc.org UTC's Own Copernicus? http://wutc.org/post/utcs-own-copernicus <p><font color="black" face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3"><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Dr. Lin Jun Wang</span></font></span></font> is a professor at UTC who believes wholeheartedly in a scientific theory he came up with. Most scientists would call him crazy, but he&#39;s on a mission to share his theory about the nature of the universe with as many people as possible.</p> Mon, 05 Mar 2012 22:08:25 +0000 Mary Helen Miller 2847 at http://wutc.org UTC Presents Joplin's Lost Opera http://wutc.org/post/utc-presents-joplins-lost-opera <p>The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga&#39;s 125th Anniversary Celebration continues with a turn of the 20th Century, American opera called, &quot;Treemonisha,&quot; by Scott Joplin.</p> Mon, 23 Jan 2012 16:47:35 +0000 Monessa Guilfoil 893 at http://wutc.org UTC Presents Joplin's Lost Opera