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  • Construction Industry Research and Policy Center Aims to Make Roofing Safer with App- December 21st, 2016

    About one in eight construction fatalities are caused by falling from a roof, a trend which researchers at the Construction Industry Research and Policy Center at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business, hope to help reverse. Researchers noticed the issue while sifting through Occupational Safety and Health…

  • Students Award $30,000 in Grant Money to Local Nonprofits- December 7th, 2016

    A group of UT students awarded $30,000 among 14 area nonprofits at 6 p.m. Tuesday, November 29 at the Haslam College of Business. The presentation, as well as the process of choosing which nonprofits would receive funds, was part of Alex Miller’s nonprofit management class. Miller is the William B.…

  • Happy Holidays from the Haslam College of Business- December 6th, 2016

    We hope this season gives you time to celebrate and reflect upon the people and places that bring meaning and delight to your lives. At the Haslam College of Business, we find joy in The successes of our students and relationships built with our faculty and staff, the business community,…

  • Haslam College of Business Undergraduate Program Ranked 13th by Poets&Quants- December 5th, 2016

    The undergraduate business program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is 13th in the nation among public universities, according to rankings released today by Poets&Quants. The Haslam College of Business ranked 32nd among all institutions and 10th in quality of educational experience. This category depended on a survey of alumni…

  • Lee Scott, former Wal-Mart CEO, talks retail lessons at Graduate Business Symposium- November 23rd, 2016

    Lee Scott, chairman of the BDT Capital advisory board and former CEO of Wal-Mart, spoke in early November, at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business First Tennessee Foundation Graduate Business Symposium. Scott is widely credited for reinvigorating Wal-Mart's mission and transforming the company into a respected corporate…

  • Haslam Presses Towards Top 25 with Fundraising Campaign- November 23rd, 2016

    As part of its “Investing in the Journey to the Top 25” campaign, the Haslam College of Business has raised $153 million since 2012 toward a fundraising goal of $175 million. The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is pursuing recognition as a Top 25 university over the course of several years,…

  • Alumni Spotlight: Stefan Partin- November 22nd, 2016

    Stefan Partin earned his bachelor of science in business administration from the Haslam College of Business in 2011. For the next few years, he worked first as a business manager for the Tennessee Solar Energy Association and then as an account executive at Alternate Renewable Innovative Economic Solutions for Energy…

  • UT College of Engineering, Haslam College of Business Open Big Data Analytics Lab- November 21st, 2016

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and IBM have announced a new computational lab and education initiative devoted to analytics that will enable the university to store large amounts of unstructured data in a security-rich environment while providing students and researchers the processing systems necessary to analyze it. Established with technology…

  • GeoAir Wins Fall 2016 Vol Court Pitch Competition- November 21st, 2016

    GeoAir, a startup company founded by MBA candidate Alex Adams, won top prize at last week’s fall 2016 Vol Court Pitch Competition. The company beat 18 competitors to take first place at the competition, which was hosted by UT’s Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. GeoAir gives a faster, more precise…

  • Alumni Spotlight: Miller Moore- November 17th, 2016

    Miller Moore joined the US Navy while he was attending the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, as an undergraduate student. “I got a bachelor’s of science in material science and engineering in 2009,” Moore says. “After graduation, I spent five years on active duty in Washington, D.C., serving as an engineer…