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  • Business Analytics Expert Coming to UT in September; Registration Open- June 25th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—Business leaders and professionals are oftentimes overwhelmed by information, not because there is too much, but because they don’t know how to tame it. Stephen Few, one of the world’s renowned experts and thought leaders on business analytics, quantitative techniques and data analysis, will conduct an interactive half-day seminar on…

  • UT Doctoral Candidate wins Third Place in Prestigious International Competition- June 25th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE— Nastaran Simarasl, a management doctoral candidate at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, won third place in the prestigious Global Development Awards and Medals Competition, for which she received a medal and $5,000 to fund her research. The competition was sponsored by the Global Development Network, an international organization funded…

  • UT Human Resources Student Organization Recognized as Industry Best- June 11th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE — The student chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has been named the most outstanding chapter worldwide, according to its parent organization. This is the third consecutive year the chapter has been recognized with the honor. The chapter is based in…

  • UT Undergraduate Business Plan Contest Honors Six Student Companies- June 8th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE– Six student-owned businesses won the seventh annual Undergraduate Business Plan Competition at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, this spring. They were chosen from among 31 business plans that competed for $20,000 in donated prize money in a contest sponsored by the UT Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, housed…

  • Dr. Noon is named new Department Head- June 6th, 2014

    After 33 years of service and almost 9 years as the Department Head, Dr. Ken Gilbert has retired. Following in his footsteps is Dr. Chuck Noon.  With this new assignment, Dr. Noon plans to build upon the success of our top ranked Business Analytics Masters program.  Given his 27-year track…

  • Noon Named Head of UT Department of Statistics, Operations, and Management Science- June 4th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—Chuck Noon has been named head of the Department of Statistics, Operations and Management Science at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He replaces Kenneth Gilbert, who retired after 33 years of service with the university. The department is housed in the UT College of Business Administration. “Ken was instrumental in…

  • Professional MBA alum takes full advantage of the UT/Y-12 partnership, as researcher, student, and teacher.- June 4th, 2014

    A prospering partnership In September of 2011, Y-12 and the University of Tennessee signed a Joint Assignment Agreement, the first of its kind for an NNSA production site, to allow for the formal exchange of key personnel. Today, both sites are reaping the benefits of this unique partnership, which brings…

  • UT Named As Having Top Big Data and Analytics Masters Program- June 2nd, 2014

    BI Software Insight, an online hub for business intelligence-related news, named UT’s Master in Business Analytics as one of the top big data and analytics programs in the country. Read more.