Julia Sharp

Spark replaces HATCH as new citywide festival

Formerly known as Hatch, the spring festival launched last year at this time which aspired to birth a Spoleto-like event here, the essential concept of Spark is to create a weeklong festival that taps into two distinguished festivals... more »

Apr 11, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Frat Daddies hot for Greeks, not freaks at UTC

One user, “Nashgent,” states his net worth is up to $10 million, yet his monthly budget for Sugar is between $1,000 and $3,000. Obviously he never learned to put some of his income into a “just-for-fun” fund. more »

Mar 7, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings

Future of auditorium hot topic at gathering

The Pulse certainly enjoys good theatre and is a strong advocate for the progression of arts and culture in Chattanooga—unless theaters (note the difference) become political and antiquated buildings sit unused most of the year. more »

Feb 28, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings 1 Comments

"We Shall Not Be Moved"

While adults and college students were the primary activists in non-violent protests across the United States, high school students played a major role in the success of the Civil Rights Movement in Chattanooga. more »

Feb 14, 2013 12:00 AM

UTC No. 32 on list of ‘Sugar Baby’ schools

“The French had courtesans. The Japanese had geishas... we now have sugar babies.” If you’re not sold yet, just think about all the student loans you can pay off after a few sufficiently awkward dates with someone 30 years your senior more »

Jan 24, 2013 12:00 AM Beginnings