Now celebrating its 5th year, the Chattanooga State Foundation’s Dinner of Firsts is the signature “FUNdraising” event for Chattanooga State Community College. Each year we honor a community leader who is the first in their family to attend college. This year we honor Edna Varner, a major advocate for public education and a first generation college student. Those roasting Edna include Continue reading Save the Date for Dinner of Firsts Honoring Rockstar Educator Edna Varner
Dr. Flora Tydings welcomed the new Alumni Board members to campus and stated how grateful she was for their service:
“You are making our dream of an Alumni Board a reality,” Tydings said.
We are so pleased to introduce you to our new Chattanooga State Alumni Board members: photo above (l-r): Dr. Jared Bigham, Morgan Smith, Sherri Shackleford, Dennis Tumlin, Dr. Flora Tydings, Jerry Wagner, Tabatha Armour and Gary Ainscough. Missing from Continue reading New Alumni Board at Chattanooga State
Chattanooga State Community College has been selected to participate in Achieving the Dream (ATD), the nation’s most comprehensive, non-governmental reform network for student success in higher education history. Chattanooga State joins an elite network of Continue reading Chattanooga State Joins Achieving the Dream to Improve Student Success
Chattanooga State Community College is offering a new Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) Business Degree Express program with a Management concentration, designed with working adults in mind. A fast, convenient and affordable solution for busy adults looking to quickly move ahead in their career, this new program is workable with your schedule and lifestyle. The Business Degree Express program allows Continue reading Chattanooga State Launches New Business Degree Express program for Busy Adults
By Jerry A. Wagner, charter class alum
As an Alum of Chattanooga State, I am very grateful because it allowed me to continue my education after high school. I started in Fall of 1965 taking six to nine quarter hours at night, majoring in chemical engineering, while working full time at Combustion Continue reading 50 Faces of Gratitude: Jerry Wagner
A new alumni leadership board is forming this summer and alumni activities are in the works for this fall. Ensure you get invited by completing the Alumni Form today!
Interested in learning more about our new Alumni Board, please contact fellow alum Julie Davis, 423-510-8263 or email: email@example.com.
by Floyd Eaves, retired founding faculty
I am grateful to Chattanooga State because it afforded me an opportunity to work at the college level and be a professor of students studying for a degree in higher education. This level of teaching and administration allowed me to make a difference for students preparing for their life’s work. It was a pleasure working with ALL of the presidents from 1966 to 1996 when I retired. Working at Chattanooga State gave me a chance to help grow Chattanooga State into the prestigious institution that it is today.
WDEF News 12’s May 28th “Point of View” show featured Chattanooga State’s Shannon Johnson, Director of our Michael P. Hennen Hospitality & Culinary Center: Continue reading “Point of View” features Hennen Center Director Shannon Johnson
Future filmmakers of Chattanooga take note: “This is the best program for aspiring filmmakers, hands down,” shares Chad Wilson, executive producer of film, ‘Hear Me.’ The ‘best program’ Chad refers to is the Continue reading ChattState Students Win ‘Best 3-Minute Film’