UTC Advisory Board To Meet Jan. 21

Tuesday, January 14, 2020
The Advisory Board for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will meet on Tuesday, Jan. 21, in the University Center Foundation Room on campus. The meeting begins at 1 p.m.
 
The agenda includes a review of the proposed 2020-2021 fiscal year budget; the University’s 2020-2025 Strategic Plan and a review of the UT Board of Trustees performance audit.
 
The UTC Advisory Board was created pursuant to the UT Focus Act passed by the Tennessee General Assembly in 2018.
The board has five members appointed by the governor and approved by the General Assembly, one UTC faculty representative appointed by the UTC Faculty Senate and one UTC student representative.
 
For more information, contact Gina Stafford at 423-425-4363 or gina-stafford@utc.edu.

Cleveland State Announces Employee Award Winners

Lee University’s Spring Convocation To Begin Sunday

GNTC Foundation Welcomes 2 Members To Board Of Trustees


Cleveland State Community College announced the 2020 winners of the college’s STAR Awards. The categories awarded during the Cleveland State In-Service this week were Career Achievement, New ... (click for more)

Lee University students, faculty, and staff will come together for a time of spiritual reflection during this semester’s Convocation. The six services will span four days, beginning on Sunday ... (click for more)

As the Georgia Northwestern Technical College Foundation moves into a new year, it is adding two new members to the Foundation Board of Trustees. Dr. Craig McDaniel, mayor of the City of Rome ... (click for more)



Student Scene

Cleveland State Announces Employee Award Winners

Cleveland State Community College announced the 2020 winners of the college’s STAR Awards. The categories awarded during the Cleveland State In-Service this week were Career Achievement, New Faculty, Outstanding Adjunct and Community/College.” Advanced Technologies Associate Professor Charlie Womac earned the Cleveland State Community College STAR Award for Career Achievement. ... (click for more)

Lee University’s Spring Convocation To Begin Sunday

Lee University students, faculty, and staff will come together for a time of spiritual reflection during this semester’s Convocation. The six services will span four days, beginning on Sunday with Lee President Dr. Mark L. Walker, and concluding on Thursday. “Convocation this year will focus on resilience,” said Lee University Campus Pastor Rob Fultz. “We chose to go with this ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Hamilton County Has No New COVID Deaths, New Cases Fall Below 200; Tennessee Has 4,064 New Cases, 93 More COVID Deaths

Hamilton County reported 182 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, with 114 patients hospitalized with 37 in Intensive Care Units. Ten others were in the hospital with suspected COVID. Of those hospitalized, 61 are county residents. The new total of cases in Hamilton County is 36,834. There were no more deaths from the virus in the county reported since Thursday, leaving the total ... (click for more)

Health Department Adds First Dose Appointments To The Vaccination Schedule; For Phases 1a1, 1a2 And Adults 75+ By Appointment Only

The Hamilton County Health Department, in partnership with Hamilton County Office of Emergency Management, will begin taking first dose appointments again starting today (Friday) at 9 a.m. New appointments have been added to the schedule for Sunday through next Thursday. All appointments are at the Riverpark Hubert Fry Center, 4301 Amnicola Hwy. Enter near the Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Opinion

Where Are Our Educational Priorities? - And Response (2)

If only our institutes of higher learning put as much emphasis, effort and financial investment into their academic departments as they do into their football “programs”. $9.3 million in annual salary for a football coach? Really? Are there anywhere professors who earn even a fractional smidgen of that amount? Where are our priorities? Is the “commitment to consistently winning ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Vols Are Resuscitated!

I am a big fan of magic tricks. Sometimes I’ll sit down with YouTube and watch a lot of dazzling stuff. My favorites include Darcy Oakes with the doves, or David Blaine spitting up live frogs from “the aquarium in my stomach.” Really intellectual stuff … I can watch it for hours … but the best magic is “real magic,” much like the University of Tennessee jerked from the top hat Thursday, ... (click for more)