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The Chancellor’s Challenge

The Chancellor’s Challenge invites all swingers to dance to the live music of NO BIG DEAL on Saturday, November 4 at the Chancellor’s Dance in Maclellan Gymnasium. Admission is free and all faculty, staff and students are welcome to bring family and neighbors. For those participating in The Chancellor’s Challenge, it is an opportunity to earn 100 Challenge points.

More than 600 faculty, staff and students are participating in the first UTC Chancellor's Challenge, a team event designed by the Department of Health and Human Performance to encourage the development of health lifestyles. Cash awards and special prizes will be awarded on the basis of sustained participation in the program.

“UTC employees and students are being encouraged to set personal goals for achieving moderate levels of exercise, to monitor progress toward these goals, and to develop healthier lifestyles that include daily physical activity,” said Dr. Greg Heath, head of the Department of Health and Human Performance.

Teams earn points for all physical activity and bonus points for participating in special events and activities hosted by the Chancellor's Challenge and other organizations promoting healthy living.

On Monday, November 6, The Chancellor's Challenge Historical Hike will begin in Lansing Court at 5 p.m. See historical and noteworthy sites in Chattanooga. A drawing will be held for an MP3 Player.

All participants in the Challenge meeting minimum point requirements are eligible for multiple incentives and awards, inclusive of a $500 cash award from Chancellor Brown and a 32 inch television from the Department of Health and Human Performance for one faculty or staff member and one student. Participants taking part in any of the Bonus Activities listed on the Chancellor’s Challenge web page increase their chances of winning one of these wonderful celebration awards.
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November 3, 2006

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