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  • College benefactor honored with national philanthropy award- December 28th, 2015

    James A. Haslam II (’52) will join a select group of business and civic leaders in North America next year when he receives the 2016 Horatio Alger Award. The award has been presented annually since 1947 to recognized leaders who have succeeded, despite facing adversity, and who are committed to…

  • Haslam Makes Top 10 Lists in Business Analytics, Supply Chain and MBA Programs- December 27th, 2015

    The Haslam College of Business was recently featured on Find-MBA.com’s top 10 lists for top schools in business analytics and big data, supply chain and affordable MBA programs. The site recognized the MBA and Master of Science in Business Analytics dual degree at Haslam as unique among business schools. It…

  • Student Group Tours Boeing, Port of Charleston- December 23rd, 2015

    Ten students travelled to Charleston, South Carolina, to tour the Port of Charleston and Boeing manufacturing facility on Nov. 20-21. Haslam’s student chapter of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) organized the trip. Ethan McCullough, the student group’s vice president of site tours, said communicating with the port’s…

  • Haslam Graduate Accounting Program Ranked Among Top 50- December 20th, 2015

    The graduate accounting program at the Haslam College of Business was named among the top 50 in the nation earlier this month. Accounting Degree Review, a resource website for current and prospective accounting and finance students, ranked Haslam’s Master of Accountancy 34th on its 2016 list. The website highlighted the program’s…

  • Woidtke Named New Head of Finance- December 17th, 2015

    Tracie Woidtke, the David E. Sharp/Home Federal Bank of Tennessee Professor of Banking and Finance, has been named head of the Department of Finance at the Haslam College of Business, effective Jan. 1. “I feel privileged to be a part of the finance department and welcome the opportunity to serve…

  • Gulfstream Executive Speaks at Haslam- December 15th, 2015

    Bill Williams, vice president of supply chain management for Gulfstream, recently spoke to students and faculty members from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Aerospace & Defense MBA program at the Haslam College of Business. Williams, a native of Lebanon, Tenn., talked with a group of more than 40 UT students…

  • Fall 2015 BAS Forum Focuses on Effectiveness- December 15th, 2015

    Representatives from nineteen companies gathered at the Holiday Inn World’s Fair Park in Knoxville on November 9 and 10 for the semi-annual Business Analytics Forum. The event attracted more than 120 attendees and the main theme centered around “Combining Analytics and Maturity Model Concepts to Enhance Effectiveness.” Department head Chuck Noon…

  • Congrats to December grads!- December 8th, 2015

    In ceremonies to be held on Friday, Dec. 11, the Haslam College of Business will graduate nearly 550 students in master’s, executive and undergraduate studies. Undergraduate fall commencement begins at 9 a.m. in Thompson Boling Arena. For more information on regalia, disability accommodations, diplomas and photography, please visit the Office…

  • Haslam’s supply chain program 4th globally in publications- December 7th, 2015

    The Haslam College of Business’ supply chain program was ranked fourth in the world for publications in leading, empirically focused supply chain journals by the SCM Journal List. Steve Mangum, dean and Stokely Foundation Leadership Chair of the Haslam College of Business, said the rankings reflect the college’s commitment to impactful…

  • More Bloomberg Terminals Coming to Haslam Thanks to Regions Foundation- December 6th, 2015

    A recent gift from the Regions Foundation has allowed the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business to purchase four additional Bloomberg terminals. The additions mean Haslam will have the second most terminals among its Southeastern Conference peers. “Bloomberg is considered the ‘gold standard’ amongst financial databases,” said Laura Seery Cole,…