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The first week of classes is jam-packed with daily activities for the UTC Community. Welcome Week activities happen the first week of each semester, so check out the schedule below and get involved!

 Events are open to ALL currently enrolled UTC students and are FREE unless otherwise noted!


 

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Looking for something to do after Operation Move In? We've got you covered! Check out these awesome events we have planned to keep you entertained and engaged until Welcome Week starts!

Sponsored by: Housing and Residence Life and the Center for Student Wellbeing

Join us for snacks, drinks, and games after a long day of moving in!

Location: Chamberlain Field

Event Contact: J.T. Taylor, jermaine-taylor@utc.edu 

Sponsored by: Office of the Chancellor

Attention Class of 2023 - all incoming freshmen, transfer students, and international students! Join us for your official welcome to UTC! You will hear from Chancellor Angle, upperclassmen, and faculty. You will also get some practice cheering with our Fight Song and will learn our Alma Mater. The program will culminate in a one-of-a-kind aerial photo of you making a "2023" on the arena floor! You won't want to miss this event!

Location: McKenzie Arena

Event Contact: University Events, 423-425-4203

This event is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Credit

Sponsored by: Campus Recreation

Come to the UTC Sports Complex under the lights to enjoy a night of outdoor fun! There will be plenty of games, including Sand Volleyball, Flag Football, and Soccer. Winners of various tournaments will receive prizes. Students can check out equipment such as frisbees, spike ball, and football. Come join us for a night of fun!

Location: UTC Sports Complex

Event Contact: Jamie McLean, (423) 541-2817

Sponsored by: University Center and the Division of Enrollment Management and Student Affairs 

The UC will be hosting multiple events throughout the building for students to meet new people and have fun their first weekend on campus! We will have several kinds of event all over the UC, including painting class, movie night, dancing, Grocery Bingo, and more! Be sure to explore the UC, because you never know what or who you might find. Oh and of course there will be free food everywhere!

Location: University Center

Event Contact: Aaron Grisham, aaron-grisham@utc.edu

Learn morehttps://www.utc.edu/university-center/uc-takeover-2019.php 


Welcome Week 2019

Our 2019 Welcome Week calendar of events is jammed packed with a ton of fun, free programs to get the school year started off right including our featured 8 p.m. campus wide events each night!

Ready for a sneak peak at the 2019 Welcome Week calendar? Click on an event below for more information. Take a look, mark your calendars and don't forget your Mocs Card!

The Mocs Now app makes it easy to have Welcome Week events right at your fingertips. With the app, you can add Welcome Week events to your schedule and get reminders about upcoming events. Download it today!

 

Sunday, Aug. 18

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376507

Sponsored by: Housing and Residence Life

Meet Mocs living on your floor/section and chat about the do's and don'ts of on-campus living!

Location: Your Residence Hall, please consult your hall staff - Resident Assistant (RA) or Resident Director (RD) for specific location

Event Contact: housing@utc.edu, (423) 425-4304

Learn morehttps://www.utc.edu/housing/index.php 

Sponsored by: Office of Student and Family Engagement

Kick-start your semester with our campus block party! Join us for free food, games, inflatables, and so much more!

Location: Chamberlain Field

Rain Location: Maclellan Gymnasium

Event Contact: Laura Petrus, Laura-Petrus@utc.edu, (423) 425-2321

 

Monday, Aug. 19

Sponsored by: US Army ROTC

Join us at our ROTC Physical Training kickoff for the 2019-2020 year. Come see what we are all about and burn calories all at the same time! If you like it, ROTC PT is a class you can register for.

Location: ROTC Building

Rain Location: Maclellan Gym

Event Contact: 2LT Robert Thompson, bfz137@mocs.utc.edu

Sponsored by: Center for Student Wellbeing

UTC Ryde will be providing rides around campus for students to their cars and classes! During the ride, students will participate in trivia about UTC campus statistics to win prizes. The event is free and no sign-ups required. Just look for the golf carts driving around campus!

Event Contact: Haley Wilson, haley-a-wilson@utc.edu; Tricia Henderson, tricia-henderson@utc.edu 

Learn morehttps://www.utc.edu/center-student-wellbeing/index.php 

Stop by our Welcome Tables to check out upcoming Welcome Week events, pick up a campus map! We'll have tables set up in different locations, sponsored by different departments ready to welcome you to the Fall 2019 semester and share resources and services they can provide to help you succeed at UTC!

EMCS Breezeway: Mathematics

Fletcher Courtyard: Emergency Services

Heritage Plaza: Department of Social, Cultural, and Justice Studies

Library Courtyard: Orientation

Decosimo Success Center, 2nd floor of Fletcher Hall: Joseph F. Decosimo Success Center

Outside of the ARC: Campus Recreation (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn more: https://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376509

Sponsored by: College of Engineering and Computer Science

STEMulate your imagination! Explore Chem-E Car, Industrial Automation, Drones, Concrete Canoe, UTC Rocket Mocs, UTC Racing Mocs, and more!

Location: Chamberlain Field

Event Contact: Sara Jackson, sara-jackson@utc.edu, (423) 425-5828

This event is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Credit

Stop by our Welcome Tables to check out upcoming Welcome Week events, pick up a campus map! We'll have tables set up in different locations, sponsored by different departments ready to welcome you to the Fall 2019 semester and share resources and services they can provide to help you succeed at UTC!

EMCS Breezeway: Center for Career and Leadership Development

Fletcher Courtyard: Performing Arts 

Heritage Plaza: Mocs Dining

Library Courtyard: Department of Social, Cultural, and Justice Studies

Decosimo Success Center, 2nd floor of Fletcher Hall: Joseph F. Decosimo Success Center

Outside of the ARC: Campus Recreation (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Sponsored by: Center for Global Education and the Office of Student and Family Engagement

Twice a month, the Center for Global Education hosts International Tea Time. Students, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to enjoy different types of tea while learning about different cultures.- No need to sign up ahead of time! This event is free!

Location: Tennessee Room in the University Center

Event Contact: Patricia Lin-Steadman, patricia-lin-steadman@utc.edu, (423) 425-5936

Learn more: https://www.utc.edu/international-students/get_involved/events/index.php 

This event is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Credit

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn more: https://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376508 

Sponsored by: Campus Recreation and Veteran Student Services

Join us for our annual Welcome Week pool party! Our talented DJ will be making waves in this once-a-year event. Swim, float, and slide into darkened waters with a laser light show and neon lights illuminating the night. Free pizza, drinks, and swag! All students are welcome! Free! No registration required! All students must have a valid Mocs card to enter.

Location: Aquatic and Recreation Center Pool

Event Contact: Craig Gosnell, (423) 425-5682

 

Tuesday, Aug. 20

Sponsored by: Center for Student Wellbeing

UTC Ryde will be providing rides around campus for students to their cars and classes! During the ride, students will participate in trivia about UTC campus statistics to win prizes. The event is free and no sign-ups required. Just look for the golf carts driving around campus!

Event Contact: Haley Wilson, haley-a-wilson@utc.edu; Tricia Henderson, tricia-henderson@utc.edu 

Learn morehttps://www.utc.edu/center-student-wellbeing/index.php 

Sponsored by: Financial Wellness Center

Hop on the Express Cart with the Financial Wellness Center and get a ride to where you need to go on campus while answering Financial Literacy trivia questions! Look out for our golf carts driving around campus!

Event Contact: Bryan Bulmer, financialwellness@utc.edu 

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4383617 

Stop by our Welcome Tables to check out upcoming Welcome Week events, pick up a campus map! We'll have tables set up in different locations, sponsored by different departments ready to welcome you to the Fall 2019 semester and share resources and services they can provide to help you succeed at UTC!

EMCS Breezeway: Emergency Services

Fletcher Courtyard: Orientation 

Heritage Plaza: Department of Social, Cultural, and Justice Studies

Library Courtyard: Mathematics

Sponsored by: Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavor

Stop by to learn more about Undergraduate Research and why it is so important for your future endeavors!

Location: University Center Lobby

Event Contact: Renae Johnson, renae-johnson@utc.edu, (423) 425-5964

Learn morehttps://www.utc.edu/research-creative-endeavor/index.php 

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376511   

Stop by our Welcome Tables to check out upcoming Welcome Week events, pick up a campus map! We'll have tables set up in different locations, sponsored by different departments ready to welcome you to the Fall 2019 semester and share resources and services they can provide to help you succeed at UTC!

EMCS Breezeway: Mathematics

Fletcher Courtyard: Performing Arts 

Heritage Plaza: Mocs Dining

Library Courtyard: Department of Social, Cultural, and Justice Studies

Sponsored by: Campus Recreation

Join us at UTC Outdoors and learn how to Stand-Up Paddle Board. Students will meet at the Outdoors Center to be fitted for a PFD and paddle. Next, we will walk down to the UTC rowing barge to enjoy some easy paddle boarding around McClellan Island and enjoying a beautiful day on the water. Pre-registration required!

Location: UTC Outdoor Center

Event Contact: Lisa Ivester, (423) 425-5671

Learn morehttps://www.utc.edu/campus-recreation/utc-outdoors/trips.php

This event is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Credit

Sponsored by: Campus Recreation

Join Campus Recreation for 30 minute demos of our different Group Fitness classes! This is your chance to attend your favorite class, or try a brand new class. We will have raffle drawing at the end of each class. We can't wait to have you join us!

Location: Large Group Exercise Room in the ARC

Event Contact: Scarlett Underwood, (423) 425-5673

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn more: https://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376514 

Sponsored by: Office of Multicultural Affairs

Join us for a new karaoke experience with live music and show us what you've got! Not up for singing? No worries! Join us to enjoy the show and cheer on your fellow Mocs!

Location: Chamberlain Field

Rain Location: Tennessee Room in the University Center

Event Contact: Chris Stokes, christopher-stokes@utc.edu 

 

Wednesday, Aug. 21

Sponsored by: US Army ROTC

Join us at our ROTC Physical Training kickoff for the 2019-2020 year. Come see what we are all about and burn calories all at the same time! If you like it, ROTC PT is a class you can register for.

Location: ROTC Building

Rain Location: Maclellan Gym

Event Contact: 2LT Robert Thompson, bfz137@mocs.utc.edu

Sponsored by: Center for Student Wellbeing

UTC Ryde will be providing rides around campus for students to their cars and classes! During the ride, students will participate in trivia about UTC campus statistics to win prizes. The event is free and no sign-ups required. Just look for the golf carts driving around campus!

Event Contact: Haley Wilson, haley-a-wilson@utc.edu; Tricia Henderson, tricia-henderson@utc.edu 

Learn morehttps://www.utc.edu/center-student-wellbeing/index.php 

Sponsored by: Financial Wellness Center

Hop on the Express Cart with the Financial Wellness Center and get a ride to where you need to go on campus while answering Financial Literacy trivia questions! Look out for our golf carts driving around campus!

Event Contact: Bryan Bulmer, financialwellness@utc.edu 

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4383617 

Stop by our Welcome Tables to check out upcoming Welcome Week events, pick up a campus map! We'll have tables set up in different locations, sponsored by different departments ready to welcome you to the Fall 2019 semester and share resources and services they can provide to help you succeed at UTC!

EMCS Breezeway: Center for Global Education

Fletcher Courtyard: Office of Communications and Marketing 

Heritage Plaza: Department of Social, Cultural, and Justice Studies

Library Courtyard: Orientation

Sponsored by: WUTC 88.1 FM

Tour the Tennessee Valley's public radio station.  Meet the staff and learn about exciting and valuable opportunities for you.

Location: WUTC, on the 1st floor of Cadek Hall; radio station entrance is at the back of the building

Event Contact: Terri King, terri-king@utc.edu, (423) 425-4756

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn more: https://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376510 

Sponsored by: Center for Global Education

Come ask questions, grab some swag, and find out how to be a MOC Abroad!

Location: University Center Lobby

Event Contact: Jamie Booth, jamie-k-booth@utc.edu, (423) 425-4731

Learn morehttps://www.utc.edu/study-abroad-international-exchange-programs/index.php 

Sponsored by: Department of History

The History Department invites all current and prospective majors and minors to stop by Brock Hall for some free food, swag, and information. Pre-registration is not required for this free event, and department faculty will be present to answer all of your questions about the History and Africana Studies programs.

Location: Brock Hall 301

Event Contact: Dr. Fang Yu Hu, fangyu-hu@utc.edu, (423) 425-4561

Learn morehttps://www.utc.edu/history/index.php 

This event is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Credit

Sponsored by: Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavor

Stop by our meet and greet to learn more about the URaCE office and the importance of undergraduate research!

Location: Brown/Thompson Student Park (outside of Crossroads by the fountain)

Event Contact: Renae Johnson, renae-johnson@utc.edu, (423) 425-5964

Learn more: https://www.utc.edu/research-creative-endeavor/index.php 

Stop by our Welcome Tables to check out upcoming Welcome Week events, pick up a campus map! We'll have tables set up in different locations, sponsored by different departments ready to welcome you to the Fall 2019 semester and share resources and services they can provide to help you succeed at UTC!

EMCS Breezeway: Engineering Management

Fletcher Courtyard: Performing Arts 

Heritage Plaza: College of Arts and Sciences

Library Courtyard: Department of Social, Cultural, and Justice Studies

Sponsored by: UTC Library Special Collections

Drop by this special exhibit anytime between 2:00-4:30pm to check out "Thirteen Decades of Back to School Traditions and Campus Growth: A Retrospective". The University Archivist will be available to answer your questions and discuss UTC campus history. This is a free event and no preregistration is required. View the exhibit and then test your knowledge with a new Buzzfeed Quiz from the Library: "How Much Do You Really Know About Campus History?"Bonus: collect a limited-edition button!

Location: UTC Library Special Collections, Room 439

Event Contact: archives@utc.edu, (423) 425-4503

Learn Morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4383618 

This event is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Credit

Sponsored by: Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Center for Global Education

Join us for a reception to welcome International Students to the UTC Community.

Location: Multicultural Center, 3rd floor of the University Center

Event Contact: Christopher Stokes, (423) 425-5651

This event is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Credit

Sponsored by: Campus Recreation

Join Campus Recreation for 30 minute demos of our different Group Fitness classes! This is your chance to attend your favorite class, or try a brand new class. We will have raffle drawing at the end of each class. We can't wait to have you join us!

Location: Large Group Exercise Room in the ARC

Event Contact: Scarlett Underwood, (423) 425-5673

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn more: https://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376515 

Sponsored by: Disability Resource Center and Mosaic

Upon arrival, participants will sign in, retrieve a pair of Bluetooth headphones, choose between two music stations provided by our live DJs, and party on! It’s going to be the loudest party that can’t be heard! This event is FREE and open to all current UTC with a valid Mocs ID. Food and refreshments will be provided. Come and dance like no one is watching in a sensory-friendly environment!

If you have any disability accommodation needs or access questions, please contact us by phone at 423-425-4006 or by email at drc@utc.edu. Please note that there will be colorful, moving lights at the event; if you have any concerns about this, we’re happy to talk about options to make the environment accessible for you – just see a staff member or student leader at the check-in area!

Location: Chamberlain Field

Rain Location: Tennessee Room in the University Center

Event Contact: Disability Resource Center, drc@utc.edu, (423) 425-4006


Thursday, Aug. 22

Sponsored by: MOCs Dining and the Center for Career and Leadership Development

Join us for the first ever food truck fest on campus! Food trucks Amaizeing Eats and Chatterbox are serving a variety of food from tacos and burritos to BBQ. With menu items ranging from $3 to $14, we've got your lunch plans covered! Only cash and credit cards will be accepted. Giveaways will be available to those that stop by early! Come out and enjoy some yard games and music with your friends! Who knows, maybe Scrappy will be joining us? 

Location: Heritage Plaza

Event Contact: Will Walker, walker-william4@aramark.com; Daniel Grzesik, Daniel-Grzesik@utc.edu

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4731075 

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376512 

Sponsored by: University Health Services

Join us to learn more about our services. We'll also have food, drinks, and lots of swag!

Location: UTC Student Health (Maclellan Gym)

Event Contact: June Matthews, june-matthews@utc.edu 

Learn more: https://www.utc.edu/student-health-services  

Sponsored by: Center for Global Education

UTC students interested in semester or year-long study abroad are required to attend a general study abroad information session offered by the UTC Office of Study Abroad.UTC Study Abroad office staff discuss available programs, how you should choose the best program, transfer of credit, application procedures, financial aid and scholarships.Learn “almost” everything about study abroad programs and UTC policies so that you will get the best out of your study abroad experience.

Location: Ocoee Room in the University Center

Event Contact: Jamie Booth, jamie-k-booth@utc.edu, (423) 425-4731

Learn more: https://www.utc.edu/study-abroad-international-exchange-programs/getting-started/information-sessions.php 

This event is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Credit

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Drop into the Library Studio anytime between 3:00-6:00pm to play with the cool gear available to you. Everyone is welcome, regardless of major, status, or experience-level. Whether you’ve never seen a 3D printer or you’re almost finished directing your own feature-length movie or anything in between - this event is for you! Studio staff will be available to answer any questions about how to use the tech, how to make consultation appointments, how to reserve the recording suites, and any other questions you may have.

Location: UTC Library Studio, Room 305

Event Contact: libstudio@utc.edu, (423) 425-2219

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4383536 

Sponsored by: ThinkAchieve

This is a 75 minute walk featuring the best of the nearby best and some places you will share with your friends on your own later.  We will meet and then leave for the walk from the Circulation Desk of the Library at 3:30pm. Wear comfortable shoes be ready to walk to and see some great places.  This event is free and open to any UTC Student and is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Reflection Credit. 

Location: Meet at the Circulation Desk of the Library

Event Contact: ThinkAchieve, think@utc.edu

Learn more: https://www.utc.edu/think/beyond

This event is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Credit

Sponsored by: Campus Recreation

This trip is your chance to see Chattanooga by bike. We will start our journey from the Outdoor Center and bike through town on the Riverwalk. All equipment will be provided. Don’t forget to bring water and snacks for the trip. Pre-registration required!

Location: UTC Outdoor Center

Event Contact: Lisa Ivester, (423) 425-5671

Learn morehttps://www.utc.edu/campus-recreation/utc-outdoors/trips.php

This event is eligible for Beyond the Classroom Challenge Credit

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376516 

Sponsored by: Campus Recreation

Join Campus Recreation for 30 minute demos of our different Group Fitness classes! This is your chance to attend your favorite class, or try a brand new class. We will have raffle drawing at the end of each class. We can't wait to have you join us!

Location: Large Group Exercise Room in the ARC

Event Contact: Scarlett Underwood, (423) 425-5673

Sponsored by: UTC Theatre Divison & Women and Gender Studies Program

A feminist and experimental exploration of gender and performance, celebrating the 30th anniversary of UTC's Women and Gender Studies Program in partnership with UTC Theatre Division.

Location: UTC Cadek Recital Hall

Event Contact: Jessie Wright, jessie-wright-rudez@utc.edu, (423) 425-4374

Learn morehttps://www.facebook.com/events/352313702334036/?notif_t=plan_user_associated&notif_id=1565240929803752 

Sponsored by: Office of Multicultural Affairs

Join us for a family reunion style cookout to welcome our new and returning members of the UTC community!

Location: Chamberlain Field

Rain Location: Maclellan Gym

Event Contact: Chris Stokes, christopher-stokes@utc.edu 

 

Friday, Aug. 23

Sponsored by: US Army ROTC

Join us at our ROTC Physical Training kickoff for the 2019-2020 year. Come see what we are all about and burn calories all at the same time! If you like it, ROTC PT is a class you can register for.

Location: ROTC Building

Rain Location: Maclellan Gym

Event Contact: 2LT Robert Thompson, bfz137@mocs.utc.edu

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376513  

Sponsored by: Campus Recreation

Come out to Chamberlain Pavilion for the opportunity to meet and greet UTC Club Sport Student Leadership & Team Members. Learn how to get involved and other essential details, like tryouts times, practice times and of the legacy each club sport has established. Also, find the opportunity to socialize, snack and play a few games.

Location: Chamberlain Pavilion

Event Contact: Eddrick Brooks, 423-425-2203

Sponsored by: Chattanooga Athletics

Come out to the UTC Sports Complex to support the Mocs in their home opener against Austin Peay! All home regular-season soccer games are free for all fans to attend. Visit GoMocs.com for additional information about the soccer team and to find the entire 2019 schedule.

Location: UTC Sports Complex, 500 O'Neal Street

Event Contact: Taylor Dewey, taylor-dewey, (423) 425-2257

Learn morehttps://gomocs.com/schedule.aspx?path=wsoc 

Sponsored by: UTC Theatre Divison & Women and Gender Studies Program

A feminist and experimental exploration of gender and performance, celebrating the 30th anniversary of UTC's Women and Gender Studies Program in partnership with UTC Theatre Division.

Location: UTC Cadek Recital Hall

Event Contact: Jessie Wright, jessie-wright-rudez@utc.edu, (423) 425-4374

Learn morehttps://www.facebook.com/events/352313702334036/?notif_t=plan_user_associated&notif_id=1565240929803752 

Sponsored by: Office of Student and Family Engagement

Join us for a night of laughter at our Welcome Back Comedy Show!

Location: University Center Auditorium

Event Contact: Laura Petrus, laura-petrus@utc.edu, (423) 425-2321


Saturday, Aug. 24

Sponsored by: Center for Women and Gender Equity

Please join us to learn more about the Center for Women and Gender Equity and their organizations, Women's Action Collective, Spectrum, and the Coalition Advocating for Student Empowerment (CASE). You will learn about and help us plan our exciting programs for the upcoming year. Attendees will get free tacos and a free Center t-shirt. 

Location: Center for Women and Gender Equity, University Center 350

Event Contact: Lauren Ouwerkerk, lauren-ouwerkerk@utc.edu 

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/3375230

Sponsored by: UTC Library

Welcome, and Welcome Back, to UTC! Take a guided tour of the library to discover what materials and services are available to you. Whether you’re new to campus, or just looking to see what’s newly-available from the library, this tour is for you! This tour will cover all 5 floors of the library building, is completely free, and no pre-registration is required.

Location: Meet at the Check Out Desk on the 1st floor of the UTC Library (located between the Chamberlain and Douglas Street entrances)

Event Contact: UTC Library, library@utc.edu, (423) 425-4501

Learn morehttps://mocsyncorgs.utc.edu/event/4376517  

Sponsored by: UTC Theatre Divison & Women and Gender Studies Program

A feminist and experimental exploration of gender and performance, celebrating the 30th anniversary of UTC's Women and Gender Studies Program in partnership with UTC Theatre Division.

Location: UTC Cadek Recital Hall

Event Contact: Jessie Wright, jessie-wright-rudez@utc.edu, (423) 425-4374

Learn morehttps://www.facebook.com/events/352313702334036/?notif_t=plan_user_associated&notif_id=1565240929803752 

Sponsored by: Center for Women and Gender Equity

Join us for an outdoor movie showing of 10 Things I Hate About You! Don't forget to bring a chair or blanket to sit on! 

Location: Chamberlain Field

Rain Location: Tennessee Room in the University Center

Event Contact: Lauren Ouwerkerk, lauren-ouwerkerk@utc.edu, (423) 425-5648