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  • Faculty Spotlight: William Seaver- November 14th, 2016

    William Seaver originally came to the Haslam College of Business in 1988 as a visiting professor from Virginia Tech. Later, he left academia to spend several years working in industry before returning to the University of Tennessee in 1993. Seaver earned his bachelor’s and master’s of business administration degrees at…

  • University of Tennessee Faculty Hosts International Analytics Conference- November 14th, 2016

    Bogdan Bichescu, an associate professor of management science at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is serving as program chair for the annual conference of the Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS). Seven faculty members from the Haslam College of Business and Tickle College of Engineering join him on…

  • Immersion Trips Expose Executive MBA to International Policy and Business Climate- November 14th, 2016

    When Haslam Executive MBA students make their site visits throughout the world each year, they have opportunities to be immersed in the structures around which global business is built. Recently, some of their destinations have included: Washington, D.C.; Santiago, Chile; Lima, Peru; Shanghai, China; Hamburg, Germany; and Budapest, Hungary. During…

  • Haslam Student Leadership Council to Advise College Administration- November 13th, 2016

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business has formed a new leadership group that will represent student organizations and serve as an advisory to the college. Jack Dodson, president of the newly formed Student Leadership Council and a senior management major, said the 22-member group meets monthly and…

  • PepsiCo Sponsors Haslam Supply Chain Case Competition- November 10th, 2016

    Six representatives from PepsiCo helped judge an annual supply chain competition at the Haslam College of Business on Friday, November 4. This marked the competition’s fourth year but the first in which PepsiCo sponsored. The competition is used as a feeder for selecting and preparing students for the national Intermodal…

  • Haslam Accounting Professor Presents at Securities and Exchange Commission- November 10th, 2016

    When Lauren Cunningham, assistant professor of accounting and information management, traveled to Washington, D.C., in late October for a joint conference of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board and Journal of Accounting Research, she also stopped at the Securities and Exchange Commission to present her research. Cunningham’s attendance at the…

  • UT Director Attends Air Force Scholars Conference- November 8th, 2016

    Andy White, director of the Aerospace & Defense Business Institute at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business, recently joined scholars from universities and think tanks across the country at Columbia University in New York for the National Security Scholars Conference. White, a United States Air Force veteran…

  • Haslam Once Again Named Outstanding Business School by Princeton Review- November 8th, 2016

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business has been named an outstanding business school in the Princeton Review’s annual guide, “The Best 294 Business Schools: 2017 Edition.” Haslam, as in previous years, was chosen for the distinction based on its MBA program. According to the publishers of the…

  • Haslam College of Business to honor veterans, active service members- November 7th, 2016

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business will recognize its veterans on Thursday, Nov. 10 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the college’s atrium. Sponsored by Haslam’s Office of Diversity and Community Relations, the event takes place on the birthday of the United States Marine Corps and…

  • UT Study: Tennessee's Uninsured Numbers Decline for Third Year- November 2nd, 2016

    For the third year in a row, the estimated number of uninsured people in Tennessee dropped, according to a report released today by the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research in UT’s Haslam College of Business. The percentage of uninsured people in Tennessee—5.5 percent—is the lowest in the past 20 years. This…