Archive for 'Spotlight'

Made in Tennessee

Made in Tennessee

UT's Center for Industrial Services launched an initiative in 2013 to highlight in-state businesses and manufacturers.
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In Memoriam, Pat Head Summitt

In Memoriam, Pat Head Summitt

I am privileged to be associated with the university that benefited from its long association with Coach Summitt.
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Making the Decision, Taking the Leap

Making the Decision, Taking the Leap

Juggling work, motherhood and online grad school
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A Sense of Place and Community

A Sense of Place and Community

UT Martin prepared and inspired Tennessee’s youngest county mayor to run for office.
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Fulfilling a Passion, Making a Difference

Fulfilling a Passion, Making a Difference

If you told Joshua Light a few years ago that he would have a nursing degree and a good job at a Memphis hospital by the time he was 23, he probably would not have believed
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Higher Education Leads to Higher Calling

Higher Education Leads to Higher Calling

When Rosie Ann Riley received a doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy in May 2015, she’d already had two careers.
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Mom Sacrifices Time With Her Daughter Toward Brighter Future For Them Both

Mom Sacrifices Time With Her Daughter Toward Brighter Future For Them Both

For nearly a year, 2,570 miles separated Madeleine Beatty from her 5-year-old daughter, Mathilde.
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Blake Thomas Finds What He’s Looking For in ‘Tiny House’

Blake Thomas Finds What He’s Looking For in ‘Tiny House’

Blake Thomas wasn’t looking for fame or fortune but rather passion and purpose.
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Powered by UTC MBA, Utility Executive Turns Chattanooga into ‘Gig City’

Powered by UTC MBA, Utility Executive Turns Chattanooga into ‘Gig City’

Chattanooga became the first city anywhere in the Western Hemisphere to offer 10-gigabit-per-second Internet service to all residents and businesses.
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President’s Message: Prepare for Impact

President’s Message: Prepare for Impact

In five years, our statewide university system has produced 55,000 new college graduates, performed $9.2 billion in research and conducted outreach with 5 million participants.
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