The first recipients of the Chattanooga State Foundation’s Michael P. Hennen Scholarship for the 2016-17 academic year were honored recently at a scholarship luncheon hosted by some of the donors.
Chattanooga State’s International Outreach Office is pleased to announce the date for our Third Annual Latin Festival 2017 Saturday, May 6th, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the Highland Park Commons in downtown Chattanooga.
Latin Festival is designed as a free community celebration with event proceeds to Chattanooga State’s Latino Scholarship Fund and English as a Second Language Programs.
During the National Masonry Skills Challenge at the World of Concrete/World of Masonry in Las Vegas, Chattanooga State alum Austin McEwen placed second in the second year apprentice category competing against other apprentice masons from across the U.S.A. 2010 Collegiate High cum laude graduate, Austin holds an Associate of Arts degree and is employed by Adams Masonry, Inc. He received a scholarship from the local Masonry Contractor’s Association to further his education at Chattanooga State.
The Chattanooga State Alumni Association invites you to join us at the ChattState Alumni Throwback Thursday Reception on Thursday, March 16 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. While enjoying refreshments in the Faculty Staff Dining Room you will network with retired and current faculty and staff.
Photo Contest: Use #ChattStateThrowback on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to enter your throwback pictures from your days on campus to win ChattState swag!
Chattanooga State Community College co-hosted the 7th annual joint UTC/ ChattState Physical Therapy Forum at UTC on Thursday, Jan. 26. During the event, ChattState presented its PTA Alumni of the Year award to Felicia Jackson.
Meeting Jennie Gritton is enlightening. Within minutes of initial conversations about her career, one can be certain that she obviously knows her “stuff” well.
The Chattanooga State Foundation announced that Dr. Maricela Rodriguez, a Chattanooga State alumna and local dentist, is the new Foundation Board Chair and President. She will serve a two-year term. Alan Cates is the immediate past chair and president. Additional officers include Edna Varner as vice-chair and chair-elect, John Germ as treasurer, Britt Tabor as assistant treasurer and Roberta Miles as secretary.
Two of Chattanooga State’s Global Scholars have been named semifinalists for the Jack Kent Cooke Transfer Scholarship, which provides up to $40,000 per year as an undergraduate transfer scholarship. Chattanooga State Global Scholars honors students Ashwyn Sam (pictured above) and Chandler Kennedy have been named as semifinalists.
Warm wishes for a Holiday Season filled with Joy, Peace & Love! Please enjoy ChattState’s holiday Message here.
The 5th annual Dinner of Firsts was a resounding success! Edna Varner and about 400 of her friends shared a wonderful dinner and awesome laughs. The event chaired by Stefanie Crowe featured Roasters Pete Cooper, Wade Hinton, Stacy Lightfoot, Keith Sanford and Elaine Swafford. Jed Mescon once again served as Master of Ceremonies.