Chattanooga Resident Makes Hartwick College (NY) Dean's List

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
John N. Mahn, of Chattanooga, was named to the College's Dean’s List for the fall 2019 semester at Hartwick College in New York.

"Inclusion on the Dean’s List is an indication of excellent academic work, including the completion of a full course load with at least a 3.5 grade point average based on a 4.0 scale," officials said.

2 Lee Students Receive Ledford Grant 2020

UTC's SimCenter Is Open For Business

Lee University Nursing Students Train For Disaster Response


Lee University anthropology majors Lincoln Beavers and Desiree LaPeer have been selected by the Appalachian College Association as Colonel B. Ledford Scholars. The Colonel B. Ledford Scholarship ... (click for more)

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga SimCenter is still open and offering its services to anyone working on solutions to COVID-19. “We want to be sure everyone who might need our help ... (click for more)

On the eve of the COVID-19 pandemic, the nursing students at Lee University participated in a national disaster response program that uniquely prepares them for a variety of community health ... (click for more)




Student Scene

2 Lee Students Receive Ledford Grant 2020

Lee University anthropology majors Lincoln Beavers and Desiree LaPeer have been selected by the Appalachian College Association as Colonel B. Ledford Scholars. The Colonel B. Ledford Scholarship offers financial assistance to eligible students who are conducting summer research at ACA member institutions. Ms. Beavers’ project, titled “When coal mines disappear: Pursuing Revitalization ... (click for more)

UTC's SimCenter Is Open For Business

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga SimCenter is still open and offering its services to anyone working on solutions to COVID-19. “We want to be sure everyone who might need our help reaches out to us ASAP over the next days, weeks and months,” said SimCenter Director Anthony Skjellum. “Please reach out to me if you have any questions, are working on a COVID-19 related ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Georgia Coronavirus Deaths Now At 83, 2,683 Cases

Georgia state health officials said Sunday evening that 83 people in the state have died of the coronavirus. That total is up from 80 just this morning. The cases have climbed to 2,683, up 32 from this morning's report. It was at 800 on Monday. Officials said 678 have been hospitalized, which is 25 percent of the total number of cases. Whitfield County has eight cases. ... (click for more)

Tennessee Now Has 1,537 Cases Of Coronavirus, Claims 7 Lives

Tennessee conoravirus cases are now at 1,537, 164 higher than reported Saturday, said state Health Department officials. The death total has also climbed, claiming a total of seven people who have died from the virus in the state. There are 133 people hospitalized in the state from coronavirus. Hamilton County now has 37 cases, including one death. Metro Nashville Public Health ... (click for more)

Opinion

Focus On Treating COVID-19, Not The Blame

Our novice senator needs a lesson in first responder process. The house is on fire and she has run off to find who brought the matches. There will be plenty of time to do this hunt of witches. Now is the time to focus on what the whole of Tennessee needs from the good senator. That being hospitals, care facilities and health departments having the tools and supplies they need ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: More Suicides Than Virus

In a week where six Tennesseans died of the coronavirus, it is disheartening indeed to learn more people in our state died of suicide last week. While the actual number of those who took their lives across the state isn’t yet known, the fact that nine in Knoxville died by their own hand within a 48-hour period last week is frightening. What is worst is the prediction the coronavirus ... (click for more)