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UTC Hosts Drug Take-Back

If you have extra prescription drugs laying around and do not know what to do with them, do not throw them away. If you flush it down the toilet, it could pollute the water. UTC hosted the Drug Take-Back this week. Officials want to educate the public about the proper …

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5th Annual Take Back the Night Gathering Commences

For its fifth year, Take Back the Night takes a stand against violence. Community members gathered at Chamberlain Field to enjoy music, crafts and free food, before taking the annual march through the Historic Fort Wood District to raise awareness about these issues. This event is internationally recognized as a …

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Multicultural Center Discusses “Take a Knee” Movement

The Multicultural Center hosted its monthly What’s Real dialogue. This month’s topic was Take a Knee. The movement, which was inspired by former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick brought students, faculty, and veterans together. Attendees sat in small groups and discussed an array of topics from police brutality to the Black …

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Mocs Soccer Wins Against Wofford on Senior Day, 1-0

UTC Soccer celebrated Senior Day with a win against Wofford at Finley Stadium. The Lady Mocs finished up their last home game of the season with a 1-0 win over Wofford. In the second half, Jordan Mueller swiped the ball away from the Wofford keeper to pull the Mocs ahead …

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Bloodanooga Draws Blood for Fall 2017 Semester

The blood of one could save three. Just ten minutes to give some blood is all it took for students to flock to the Tennessee Room, with the exception of the select few who were asked to give a little more time and some plasma. Blood donors were even presented …

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UTK Suspends Two Football Players

UTK is currently struggling in the world of football. The Volunteers are 3-4 on the season and 0-4 in the Southeastern Conference. The Volunteers also had to suspend star running back John Kelly for suspected possession of marijuana. Knoxville police also charged back-up linebacker Will Ignont. The Volunteers play against …

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UTC Outdoors Hosting Halloween Bash

Still looking for Halloween plans? UTC Outdoors is hosting a Halloween climbing extravaganza. There will be a costume contest, games, and most importantly, candy. If you’re interested, head down to the climbing wall at UTC’s Recreation Center on October 31 from 8 P.M. to 10 P.M.

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