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  • Easler Joins Haslam as Director of International Programs- August 23rd, 2016

    Sara Easler has joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as director of international programs and study abroad. She began the newly created role at the beginning of August. Easler comes to Haslam from the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina, where…

  • Italian Experience Fosters Understanding of International Economics- August 23rd, 2016

    Fourteen Haslam College of Business students returned from Italy Aug. 3 after spending three weeks living at the Santa Chiara Study Center in Castiglion Fiorentino, a small walled city perched on a hilltop in Tuscany. With the fall semester now underway at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, supply chain management…

  • UT College of Engineering, Haslam College of Business Work with IBM to Tackle Big Data- August 22nd, 2016

    KNOXVILLE—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…

  • Nestle and Gerber/Taylor Professorships Awarded- August 22nd, 2016

    Professors Christian Vossler and Rhonda Reger were recently appointed to two new endowed professorships established within the Haslam College of Business effective August 1, 2016. Rhonda Reger was named the Nestle USA Endowed Professor of Business Administration. She serves as the doctoral studies director for the Department of Management and…

  • Ice Cream Pop-Up Shop Churning Success for UT Grad- August 19th, 2016

    For UT alumna Colleen Cruze Bhatti, a combination of timing, connections, and hard work brought her to the next step in her growing dairy business, Cruze Farm Girl. This summer, Bhatti opened her first storefront, the Cruze Farm Milk Bar, in downtown Knoxville. She credits UT’s Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and…

  • Graduate Business Analytics Student Interns at Nielsen- August 14th, 2016

    Nathan Parmeswar did not take an internship at Nielsen to gain work experience. A master’s in business analytics student, he came to the program after several years in the working world. Parmeswar took the internship at Nielsen to learn data insight skills no other company currently utilizes. “Nielsen is the…

  • Haslam Students in Ireland Learn About FDI- August 7th, 2016

    Seven seniors were studying Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Ireland this summer in the midst of Great Britain’s vote to exit the European Union. The class was taught by associate professor of management Russell Crook, who says the vote provided a rich learning environment for his class. “We talked about…

  • Decade of Trips Down Under Provide Haslam Students Business Insight- August 7th, 2016

    Diane Mollenkopf, McCormick Associate Professor of Logistics at the Haslam College of Business, has been taking students to visit the same companies in Australia since 2007. “Ten years ago, many of the Australian business managers didn’t understand why a group of American university students would want to study their firms,”…

  • Haslam Class of 2016 Graduates Head to Work with Top Employers- August 2nd, 2016

    Four years ago, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business undergraduate class of 2016 began a journey that has culminated in a group of well-rounded professionals entering the workforce. Employers hiring business students who graduated during the 2015-16 academic year include: Amazon.com, Dell, the Dollar General Corporation, EY,…