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  • Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards Provide 16 Faculty with Funding- June 28th, 2016

    Now in its third year, the Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards program has bestowed 16 faculty members with more than $230,000 for high-quality research in the Haslam College of Business. “These awards recognize both past accomplishments and the promise of future intellectual contributions from our wonderful faculty,” said Charles Noble, associate…

  • Gartner Once Again Ranks UT Undergraduate Supply Chain Program Third in US- June 23rd, 2016

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business has the third most prestigious undergraduate supply chain program in the nation, according to Gartner, a leading industry research company. Haslam held the same position in Gartner’s last ranking, released in 2014. Pennsylvania State edged out Michigan State for the highest…

  • Aerospace and Defense Program Begins Industry Immersion in St. Louis- June 20th, 2016

    Forty-five students, faculty and staff from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business are convening in St. Louis, Missouri, this week for industry-based business learning. The group from Haslam includes all 37 students in the Aerospace & Defense MBA (ADMBA) program and several of the program’s professors and…

  • UT Hosts Business Education for Talented Students Program- June 14th, 2016

    Forty high school students from around the Southeast will practice majoring in business on the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, campus as part of the Business Education for Talented Students (BETS) program June 15-25. The 10-day residential program, offered by UT’s Haslam College of Business, allows students from diverse communities to…

  • International Conference Honors Haslam Analytics Professor- June 13th, 2016

    Hamparsum Bozdogan received an award for his academic contributions at the International Conference on Information Complexity and Statistical Modeling in High Dimensions with Applications (IC-SMHD-2016) last month. Bozdogan was one of five globally renowned statisticians to keynote the conference in Cappadocia, Turkey. “This conference provided a wonderful opportunity to foster…

  • Two Startups with UT Roots Win Statewide Venture Challenge- June 9th, 2016

    Two companies started through a program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business were recently awarded $12,500 each through Launch Tennessee’s Statewide University Venture Challenge. Grow Bioplastics and SilkOps were among four winners out of 38 Venture Challenge applications. Grow Bioplastics won in the commercial tech sector,…

  • Haslam Students Study Spanish Markets during Summer Mini-term- June 7th, 2016

    Twelve Haslam students studied history, culture and business to find marketing opportunities for consumer products during a study abroad program in Spain this summer. Kelly Hewett, associate professor of marketing at Haslam, led the class for its second year, emphasizing the importance of social context in the marketing climate. “Most…

  • Global Technology Leaders Gather at UT for Innovation Research Workshop- June 6th, 2016

    Global Technology Leaders Gather at UT for Innovation Research Workshop The Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will host its Innovations in Data-Rich Environments Research Workshop June 8-10. Twenty-five of the world’s top academic researchers and industry professionals in the technology field will attend, including keynote…

  • Haslam Students Learn About Global Business Climate in London- June 2nd, 2016

    A trip to London in May presented 19 Haslam College of Business undergraduate students with an opportunity to learn about global business at a relevant time. The United Kingdom will hold a referendum on June 23 to determine whether to exit the European Union, an event that will affect markets…

  • Transportation Communication Systems Requires Overhaul to Meet 21st Century Demands- June 1st, 2016

    On Monday, May 30, Target’s new policy penalizing transportation professionals for supply delays and inaccuracies went into effect. The United States’ sixth largest retailer by sales eliminated the two to 12-day grace period for deliveries and hiked fines on late shipments with incomplete or inaccurate information to 5 percent of…