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5:33pm

Tue February 3, 2015
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Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy Awards Luncheon 2/9 at Convention Center

The Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy (CGLA) ia a charter school designed to help young women from what they call “underserved communities.” Almost all of the students qualify for the free lunch program. Most of them come from very poor backgrounds, but CGLA aims to be a beacon of hope. Richard Winham talked to Bess  Steverson, the director of the foundation that helps fund the school. She joined the school this past September because she wanted to help them realize their ambitious goals.

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10:49am

Wed January 28, 2015
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Southern Lit Alliance Announces Highlights of the 2015 Celebration of Southern Literature

From a media release:

The Southern Lit Alliance will host the 2015 Celebration of Southern Literature in collaboration with the Fellowship of Southern Writers from April 16th -18th , with some events extending into April 19th , 2015. This year’s Celebration of Southern Literature features a diverse array of events from workshops and discussions, readings and book signings, to exciting new social occasions.

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4:52pm

Tue January 27, 2015
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Parents, Students Invited to Free College Planning & Financial Aid Conference 1/31

From a media release:

U.S. Department of Education coming to Chattanooga for College Goal Tennessee 2015

High school students/parents/educators invited to learn more about college financial aid

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4:25pm

Mon January 26, 2015

4:23pm

Mon January 26, 2015
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UTC Cress Gallery of Art Announces Monica Cook 'Milk Fruit' Exhibiton

From a media release:

The Cress Gallery of Art

University of Tennessee Chattanooga

announces

Monica Cook

“Milk Fruit”

Exhibition dates: February 03- March 19, 2015

Spring 2015  Diane Marek Series Visiting Artist

Artist’s lecture: Tuesday, February 03, 5:30pm, followed by an opening reception

Room 356 of the UTC Fine Arts Center.

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4:21pm

Mon January 26, 2015
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Tickets on Sale Now for Mardi Gras Gala Benefiting Chambliss Center for Children

From a media release:

Chambliss Center for Children, in collaboration with Events with Taste, will host a Mardi Gras Gala on Saturday, February 7th, from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. at Loose Cannon, located at 1800A Rossville Avenue. The evening will feature Cajun-inspired fare, cocktails, Dixieland Jazz Quartet, late-evening DJ and lots of New Orleans-style fun.

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1:18pm

Tue January 20, 2015
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Terra Mae Hosting Benefit Feast for The Siskin Children's Institute on 2/5

Chef Shelley Cooper at Terra Mae Appalachian Bistro is bringing together friends and colleagues along with her mentor to celebrate good food for a great cause—the Siskin Children’s Institute. Last year they raised $5000 for Siskin—this year they are certain they will surpass that, according to Chef Cooper.

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11:49am

Tue January 20, 2015

11:45am

Tue January 20, 2015
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Artisti Affamati Presents 'Cosi Fan Tutte' 1/22 & 1/24

From a media release:

Artisti Affamati (Starving Artists of Chattanooga) are proud to announce their upcoming production of Mozart's "Cosi Fan Tutte."  The grassroots opera company has a two season history of performing unusual works in unusual place and is excited to be presenting a mainstream opera in a traditional setting at the beginning of this new year.

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1:55pm

Fri January 16, 2015
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Cress Gallery celebrates UTC Dept. of Art Juried Student Exhibition! Juror's Lecture & Awards 1/20

From a media release:

Cress Gallery of Art

University of Tennessee Chattanooga

celebrates

The UTC Department of Art

2015 Juried Student Exhibition

Juror: Joshua Bienko, artist and educator at UT Knoxville

Juror’s Lecture Tuesday, January 20, 5:30pm, Room 356, UTC Fine Arts Center

followed by a Public Reception and Awards Presentation at 6:30pm

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3:42pm

Thu January 15, 2015
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Applications Now Open for CO.LAB Spring 2015 Accelerator

From a media release:

The Company Lab (CO.LAB) is now seeking applications for its Spring 2015 Accelerator. The program, which surrounds high growth potential startups with mentors and resources to grow, will take place from Jan. 30 to April 30.

The deadline for submissions is Jan. 25. Candidates will be accepted into the program on a rolling basis. Prospective participants can apply for the accelerator here.

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3:38pm

Thu January 15, 2015
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Southern Adventist University Hosts 'Street Store' 1/19

From a media release:

On Monday, January 19, Southern Adventist University is hosting a “Street Store” in downtown Chattanooga from 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in partnership with the Salvation Army. Street Stores are sidewalk pop-up shops that offers free clothes to the homeless, providing them with a dignified shopping experience as they try on and select their own garments. More than 4,000 individuals experience homelessness each year in Chattanooga alone.

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3:22pm

Mon January 5, 2015
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MacDowell Music Club and Chattanooga Music Club Host Program 1/19

From a media release:

MacDowell Music Club and Chattanooga Music Club will have a joint meeting and program at 2:30 p.m.  on Sunday, January 19, 2014 in the sanctuary of First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, There is no charge to attend the musical program, which will include multiple presentations by members from both groups.

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3:19pm

Mon January 5, 2015
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January is National Radon Action Month

From a media release:

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11:24am

Tue December 30, 2014
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Auditions to Be Held for Chattanooga Bach Choir

From a media release:

The Chattanooga Bach Choir and Orchestra will be  performing the Chattanooga premier of Mozart’s Mass in C minor as completed by Robert Levin on April 26, 2015.  Director David Long will be hearing new singers during auditions to be held Sunday January 4, from 2:00p – 4:30 and Sunday January 11 from  2:00p – 4:30p at Brainerd United Methodist Church inside the Choir Suite. All voice types are welcome and pianist will be provided. 

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