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  • Summer Research Program Recognizes 11 Faculty- May 28th, 2015

    In its second year, the Haslam Summer Scholars research awards program has more than doubled its support for faculty led, high quality, research in the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.. “These awards allow us to promote strong scholarship while recognizing and supporting outstanding faculty in…

  • UT Study: Volkswagen Plant Expansion to Add 9,800 Jobs to State Economy- May 28th, 2015

    KNOXVILLE— The expansion of Volkswagen’s Chattanooga manufacturing facility to produce a new midsize sport utility vehicle could add about 9,800 jobs to the Tennessee economy, according to a study released today by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The expansion includes the opening of a North American Engineering and Planning Center.…

  • Haslam Student Attends Capitalism Seminar- May 27th, 2015

    James McDowell, a senior in finance and economics, recently attended the Communicating Capitalism seminar in Clemson, South Carolina, on a full scholarship. McDowell received the scholarship after submitting a short essay to the Foundation for Economic Education on the financial impact of corporate ethics. McDowell was alerted to the seminar…

  • Congressman Blackburn Visits UT Defense Institute and Baker Center- May 26th, 2015

    United States Rep. Marsha Blackburn visited the Haslam College of Business’, Aerospace & Defense Business Institute (ADBI) and the Howard H. Baker, Jr. Center for Public Policy during a visit on Wednesday, May 27. Blackburn, who represents Tennessee’s 7thdistrict, which includes portions of the U.S. Army’s Fort Campbell, met with…

  • UT Report Provides Solutions to Truck Driver Shortage, Identifies Broader Supply Chain Talent Crunch- May 11th, 2015

    Recent estimates of a 300,000 truck driver shortage have drawn attention from media across the nation, but a report from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business reveals an even broader crisis in supply chain talent. Higher supply chain volumes and greater operational complexities are creating increased demand…

  • Aerospace and Defense Leaders Discuss Research, Meet Students at Haslam- May 11th, 2015

    More than 20 prominent leaders from industry recently came together at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business for the college’s annual Aerospace and Defense Advisory Board meeting. Dan Stewart, UT’s assistant vice president for research, Bruce Behn, associate dean, and Andy White, director of the Aerospace and…

  • Alumni Event Brings MBA Programs Together for the First Time- May 10th, 2015

    Executive, professional and full-time MBA graduates from the Haslam College of Business held their first joint alumni gathering on April 30. The event, held at Club LeConte in Knoxville, drew more than 25 alumni representing 20 years of MBA graduates. Andy Ussery (MBA ’96) of Averitt Express said that he…