University of Tennessee at Chattanooga


Wed January 28, 2015

UTC Mocs Announce Changes to Men’s Track & Field and Cross Country Programs

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics David Blackburn announced the Mocs will no longer participate in men’s indoor and outdoor track & field and are limiting participation in men’s cross country after the end of the 2014-15 season.

“This was a very difficult decision,” stated Blackburn.  “You never want to cut a program, but based on our current Title IX situation and the current financial climate, it was a decision that had to be made.”

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Tue January 27, 2015

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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Fri January 23, 2015

UTC Nursing Ranked Among Top Ten in Best Online RN to BSN Programs

Credit UTC University Relations

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga was ranked among the top ten Best Online RN to BSN Programs by  UTC received the highest ranking of all Tennessee institutions in this curated list.

Nearly 400 online RN-to-BSN programs are offered in the U.S.—only 95 were ranked.‘s mission is to connect current and prospective nurses with the resources needed to pursue and obtain their BSN.

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Tue January 20, 2015


Fri January 16, 2015

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


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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Tue January 13, 2015

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Earns Carnegie Classification for Community Engagement

The Carnegie Foundation has designated the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga as a 2015 Community Engagement University.  Dr. Deborah Arfken, who chaired the committee that led the application process, and Dr. Steve Angle, the Chancellor of UTC, join us to explain how UTC won the honor and what it means.

From UTC's University Relations:

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Thu December 11, 2014

Step-Up to Raise Awareness of Abuse and Violent Behavior

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is beginning training on a new program to the campus.  Step-Up is  a national program that provides strategies to help address abusive and violent behavior. 

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Tue December 9, 2014

UTC recognized by U.S. News and World Report for work with student veterans

Credit University Relations

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is included for the second year in the top 25 Best Colleges for Veterans among Regional Universities in the South, according to U.S. News and World Report.

UTC’s participation “in federal initiatives helping veterans and active-duty service members apply for, pay for and complete their degrees” earned the University a spot at number 22 for 2015.

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Tue November 11, 2014
Documentary Film

I Married a Serial Killer

Joy Krause has just finished making her first documentary film. She was inspired to make a film herself after taking a class on documentary films here at UTC. She’d come back to school after having spent most of her life running her own business. She had no intention of becoming a filmmaker when she first enrolled here, but after seeing a film in which a woman began a relationship with—and eventually married—a man on death row, she was intrigued.

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Wed November 5, 2014

Women Veterans Appreciation Day Honors Female Service Members

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will honor women veterans on Monday November 10, 2014 by celebrating Women Veterans Appreciation Day from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. 

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Tue September 23, 2014
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

TEDxUTChattanooga announces slate of speakers for October 25

The organizers of the first TEDxUTChattanooga are proud to announce the slate of speakers for this year’s event. TEDxUTChattanooga will be held Saturday, October 25, 2014, at the Dorothy Hackett Ward Theatre at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

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Mon September 15, 2014

UTC Hosting Constitution Day Lecture 9/17

WUTC's Blake Blum speaks with Dr. Lucien Ellington about Constitution Day, which is coming up on September 17th and will feature a lecture by Dr. Michael Federici.

From the UTC Web site:

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Mon September 15, 2014

Student Veterans Organization Brings Veterans Together at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga encourages veterans and their families to get involved with campus life through the Student Veterans Organization (SVO). 

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Thu August 14, 2014

Innovation, Higher Education & Chattanooga’s Future: A Conversation with UTC Chancellor Angle

Dr. Steve Angle
Credit The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

About thirteen months ago, Dr. Steve Angle became the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s new chancellor.  In this interview, Dr. Angle reflects on his first year at UTC and looks ahead.  Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke has proposed that the city create a new innovation district for businesses, and UTC could complement it, particularly if it’s located downtown near the campus.

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Tue July 1, 2014

Finding Help to Return to College

Most people think of college as they are completing high school but there are plenty of adult students that decide to obtain a college degree later in life.  The problem is, how do they find funding?  Where do they start? 

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