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  • UT Faculty Member Earns National Adviser Award- April 30th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—Debbie Mackey, senior lecturer of management at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has been selected as the 2014 National Faculty Advisor of the Year by the Society for Human Resource Management. Mackey was selected from more than 60 nominees nationwide. She is the first person from UT to win this…

  • UT Business College Health Care Program Wins International Awards- April 30th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—The Executive Healthcare Business Program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, recently won several international awards for its work helping medical teams around the nation improve their services and enhance the patient experience. The program won two of five major awards during the national conference of the Alliance of Continuing…

  • Health care Executive, Entrepreneur Receives UT Accomplished Alumni Award- April 27th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE— Gary Pratt, an entrepreneur and chief executive officer of an internationally recognized health care nonprofit, has received the Accomplished Alumni Award from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The 1977 business administration graduate was honored during a UT visit to speak to new venture creation classes Thursday. Lee Patouillet, associate…

  • 2014 University-Level Awards- April 23rd, 2014

    Each year, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, honors its faculty, students, and staff for their extraordinary achievements. Those from UT’s College of Business Administration earning these prestigious honors in 2014 are detailed below: Alumni Outstanding Teacher As a first-year faculty member, Marianne Wanamaker’s biggest challenge was teaching a course that hadn’t ever…

  • 2014 College of Business Administration Awards- April 22nd, 2014

    Each year, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Business Administration honors its faculty and staff for their extraordinary achievements. Those earning these prestigious honors in 2014 are detailed below: Outstanding Staff Awards Superior Customer Responsiveness: Dianne Marshall; Marketing and Supply Chain Management Professionalism: Betty Drinnen; Center for Business & Economic Research…

  • UT Corporate Governance Center Named for Former Dean C. Warren Neel- April 22nd, 2014

    A University of Tennessee, Knoxville, center with a national reputation for its work in corporate governance has been named for its founder, former business dean C. Warren Neel. The UT Board of Trustees approved the naming of the C. Warren Neel Corporate Governance Center during its winter meeting at UT…

  • UT Introduces MBA For Healthcare Leadership- April 13th, 2014

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is introducing a one-year Executive MBA in Healthcare Leadership program for healthcare professionals. The inaugural class begins January 2015. Led by student requests, the program is a fusion of the College of Business Administration’s Physician Executive MBA program and its non-degree executive development programming. The…

  • UT Business Alumna Establishes Endowment for Grads to Golf Program- April 9th, 2014

    Janet L. McKinley recently established the Janet McKinley MBA Golf Endowment in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Business Administration. Earnings from the endowment will fund the newly established “Grads to Golf.”  The program promotes an interest in golf among National Association of Women MBA (NAWMBA) student members through…

  • Help a Business Analytics Undergrad Student by Completing a Brief Survey- April 9th, 2014

    Update: Thank you to all who participated in Laura’s survey. She was able to collect over 20 responses to complete her thesis. Laura has since graduated and is working for EY in New York City. Laura Burgin is a senior from Brentwood, TN double majoring in Business Analytics and French…

  • Alumni Spotlight – Evan Kodra- April 9th, 2014

    Evan Kodra, a 2011 graduate of the University of Tennessee Master’s in Statistics program, recently contacted us to let us know how his degree has been helping him in his professional and academic career.  In only two short years after graduating Evan will be a Lead Data Scientist at Affectiva,…