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2:52pm

Mon March 23, 2015
Happenings

UTC Hosts 'To Light a Candle' Screening & Discussion 3/26

From a media release:

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2:49pm

Mon March 23, 2015
Happenings

15th Annual Bunny Hop! Benefits Chambliss Center For Children

From a media release:

Tickets are now on sale for the 15th annual Bunny Hop! event to benefit the Chambliss Center for Children to be held on Friday, May 1.

This family-friendly fundraiser will be held in the spacious and open-air First Tennessee Pavilion from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. Parents can enjoy an evening with friends and festivities while their kids take advantage of the numerous activities for children. All ages are welcome and encouraged to attend, and, of course, adults without children, or grandparents, are also welcome.

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12:41pm

Mon March 23, 2015
Membership

Monday, March 23’s Giveaway: HD Radios

WUTC was one of Chattanooga’s first radio stations to go digital and to broadcast in HD.  In honor of that, we’re giving away a couple of Insignia HD Radio tabletop radios that feature 10 station presets and audio input jacks to allow you to connect headphones and a compatible audio device.  These will allow you to hear WUTC in HD (a clearer, better-sounding way of broadcasting) as well as WUTC HD-2, our secondary stream featuring more news and music.  This drawing will happen at 8 pm on 3/23.

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9:38pm

Thu March 19, 2015
Membership

Friday, March 20’s Giveaway: an iPad Mini 3

We’re giving away an iPad Mini 3, the latest version of Apple’s compact tablet.

It features a 7.9" Retina display, a 5MP iSight Camera and a FaceTime HD Camera, up to 10 hours of battery life, and Wi-Fi.

This drawing will happen at 8 pm on 3/20.

No contribution is necessary to enter the giveaways.  If you’d prefer to enter without making a contribution, visit the station during normal business hours and fill out a drawing slip. Click here for rules and details.

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4:59am

Thu March 19, 2015
Membership

Thursday, March 19’s Giveaway: a GoPro HERO Cam

We’re giving away a GoPro HERO camera, and we’re throwing in a head strap and a QuickClip so you can attach the GoPro to your head, hat or helmet.  This drawing will happen at 8 pm on 3/19.

Manufacturer’s description:

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2:46pm

Wed March 18, 2015
Happenings

Southern Lit Alliance & UTC Sponsor the 2015 Young Southern Student Writers Contest

From a media release:

The Southern Lit Alliance and the English Department of UTC will sponsor the 2015 Young Southern Student Writers Contest.

Since 1999, the Young Southern Student Writers contest has been a creative outlet for children and young adults in our community. Students from any K-12 school in the greater Chattanooga area (including home school students) are eligible to participate in this writing contest.

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2:43pm

Wed March 18, 2015
Happenings

Callithumpian Consort returns to Chattanooga 3/30

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2:21pm

Wed March 18, 2015
Membership

A Special Giveaway on 3/18: The 'Green Thumb' Gift Pack

WUTC has a special giveaway on Wednesday, March 18th.  One lucky listener will win a green WUTC cooler tote that contains an insulated steel WUTC water tumbler and two books: Bringing Nature Home by Douglas Tallamy, and The Living Landscape by Douglas Tallamy and Rick Darke.  Make a contribution before 8 pm on 3/18 to be entered into the drawing!

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4:12am

Wed March 18, 2015
Membership

Wednesday, March 18’s Giveaway: Best of Public Media Gift Packs

Best of Public Media Prize Packs may include CDs, Fresh Air 25th Anniversary flash drives, or a flash drive shaped like Carl Kassell (filled with Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me content).

Throughout the day, WUTC will give away eight “Best of Public Media” gift packs.  These are our special blue insulated WUTC Lunch Cooler totes, and each tote contains different assortments of items such as CDs featuring Stuart McLean, David Sedaris or Michael Feldman (Whad’ya Know?); This American Life and Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me and Fresh Air flash drives (each one contains MP3s of various episodes and special bonus content); NPR bumper stickers; and other goodies.  These drawings will happen at various times throughout the day; tune in for more information.

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5:06am

Tue March 17, 2015
Membership

Tuesday, March 17’s Giveaway: an Electrohome Signature Vinyl Record Player (with AM/FM, CD, USB).

More than a mere record player, the Electrohome Signature also features an AM/FM tuner, a CD player, a USB input for playing music off flash drives, and an input for smartphones and tablets.  You can also use it to play records and convert them to MP3s.  It’s housed in a sharp-looking, retro-inspired wooden cabinet.

From Amazon’s description:

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3:45pm

Mon March 16, 2015
Arts & Culture

Chris Dortch Previews the Chattanooga Film Festival

The second annual Chattanooga Film Festival will happen April 2nd through April 5th.  Chris Dortch, the festival's founder and executive director, joins us to discuss some of the highlights, which include film screenings and live events with actors/filmmakers Bob Goldthwait,

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10:13pm

Sun March 15, 2015
Membership

Monday, March 16’s Giveaway: a Kindle Voyage

We’re giving away the latest version of Amazon’s e-book reader, which has 4GB of storage, new PagePress technology that allows you to turn pages without lifting a finger, and a new adaptive front light that adjusts to your surroundings.

Pledge today, and you'll be automatically entered into all nine remaining days' worth of giveaways as well!

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10:29pm

Sat March 14, 2015
Happenings

UTC Presents 3 Works for Piano & Violin on 3/16

Three great American works for violin and piano will be performed at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on Monday, March 16, at 7:30 p.m. Guest artists Ching-Yi Lin, violinist, and Zachary Lopes, pianist, are both highly accomplished musicians on the faculty of western Kentucky University. Their program will include sonatas by John Corigliano, who is well-known both for his film scores and his concert music; William Bolcom, whose work sometimes borrows influences from popular music; and Charles Ives, who was one of the most inventive of all American composers.

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7:00pm

Fri March 13, 2015
Membership

10 Days of Giveaways During WUTC’s Membership Drive

It pays to pledge early during our Spring Membership Drive. The sooner you become a member or renew your membership, the more chances you’ll have to win. During the drive, we’ll give away an iPad Air 2, a Kindle Voyage, a GoPro HERO camera, special WUTC prize packs, an iPad Mini 3, and much more.  Pledge today and we'll automatically enter you into all remaining drawings.  Click here for details and rules, and click here to see the giveaways schedule.

6:58pm

Fri March 13, 2015
Membership

Spring 2015 Giveways Details

Here’s how it works.  During our drive, we’ll have special giveaways (click here to see what’s on the schedule).  When you call 423-425-4756 and make a pledge, or pledge online here, we’ll put your name in the drawing box.*  Once your name’s in, it stays in – so if you pledge on (or before) the first day of the drive, you’ll be eligible for all 10 days of giveaways.  If you wait until the second day of the drive, you’ll be eligible for 9 days of giveaways—and so on. 

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