and Gown Ball to benefit classroom enhancement
You are invited to the fourth annual Town and Gown Ball on Saturday,
October 9. The event celebrates university and community partnerships
and benefits The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Classroom
Enhancement Fund. The ball will be held at the Sheraton Read
House Silver Ballroom.
This special evening begins at 7 p.m. with cocktails and music
by the Chattanooga Jazz Quartet. At 8 p.m., there will be a delicious
dinner and dancing with music provided by The Shani Hedden Review.
Since its inception, the Town and Gown Ball has raised almost $100,000
for classroom and laboratory enhancements. Some of the campus projects
receiving Town and Gown Ball support include upgrades to the zoology
and physiology labs, renovating painting studios and photography
darkrooms, and improvements to the auditorium in Grote Hall.
The “Ladies of the Ball” planning this year’s
event include Lynn Anderson, Lorraine Brown, Margaret
Card, Beverly Cosley, Missy Crutchfield, Ruth Obear, Brenda Purcell,
Sue Stacy, Mary Tanner, and Cheryl Whitfield.
“UTC is a vital part of the economic engine that drives our
Anderson. “The community must understand the campus’ role
and the interaction that begins with events like the town and Gown
Ball are multiplied many times over.”
To purchase tickets, please call Jane Cashatt, (423)425- 4717 in
the UTC Development Office.