Grand Challenge


Harnessing science, technology and innovation to transform rural living.

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Rural Reimagined is dedicated to developing and supporting the success of rural areas throughout Tennessee in a way that can be replicated to help rural areas throughout the country and the world. Engaging every academic discipline in this effort and bringing expertise and collaboration to examine rural challenges in these areas is another piece of the Grand Challenge. Faculty, students, staff and administrators are working on this Grand Challenge that will leverage the unique assets of Tennessee Tech.

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