PHOTOS: Roast And Toast Of Cleveland State's Dr. Bill Seymour

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Cleveland State Community College hosted a Roast and Toast in honor of the president of over eight years, Dr. Bill Seymour.

Dr. Seymour will be retiring from the college after 43 years in higher education at the end of June.

Approximately 100 faculty, staff, community members, and family and friends of the Seymour family were in attendance.



Chattanooga State Names Bennett As Vice President For Student Affairs

Student Has "Life-Changing Experience" At GNTC

Chattanooga State TCAT Open House Announced


Chattanooga State Community College has named Dr. Amanda Bennett as vice president for Student Affairs effective July 1. “Dr. Bennett has served admirably as interim vice president for Student ... (click for more)

Joshua Banks looks for the lesson he should learn in his life experiences–good or bad–and how he can use that knowledge for the better. Banks graduated from Georgia Northwestern Technical ... (click for more)

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology at Chattanooga State Community College has announced its upcoming Career in a Year Open House set for Wednesday, July 20 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. ... (click for more)



Student Scene

Chattanooga State Names Bennett As Vice President For Student Affairs

Chattanooga State Community College has named Dr. Amanda Bennett as vice president for Student Affairs effective July 1. “Dr. Bennett has served admirably as interim vice president for Student Affairs since January 2021 and has done an outstanding job,” stated Dr. Rebecca Ashford, Chattanooga State president. “We conducted a national search, and Dr. Bennett’s experience and accomplishments ... (click for more)

Student Has "Life-Changing Experience" At GNTC

Joshua Banks looks for the lesson he should learn in his life experiences–good or bad–and how he can use that knowledge for the better. Banks graduated from Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) in 2021 with a diploma in Industrial Systems Technology. He’s enrolled in GNTC’s Instrumentation and Controls Technician associate degree program but had to take the spring ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Supt. Robertson Sees "Many Positive Results" In Latest TCAP Data

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Opinion

Dangerous Dam At Ketner's Mill Has Claimed Too Many Young Lives

Something must be done about the dangerous low head dam at Ketner’s Mill on the Sequatchie River in Whitwell, Tn. (Marion County). This dam is a dangerous public safety hazard that has claimed the lives of many young people through the years. It seems to me to be grossly negligent for the owner of this dam (which no longer serves any purpose) to continue to allow unknowing ... (click for more)

Uncovering Chattanooga’s Hidden Gem

Missionary Ridge is Chattanooga's "diamond in the rough" that can spearhead a new era in our city's growth. Way back on Nov. 25, 1863, soldiers under the leadership of General Ulysses S. Grant stormed Missionary Ridge and broke the back of the Confederacy. The Battle of Missionary Ridge demonstrated the superior forces of the industrialized North and gave their soldiers a chance ... (click for more)