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  • In Visiting Cuba, Haslam Students Gain New Perspectives- January 31st, 2017

    Shuffling in from the January cold, a group of 17 rising Haslam College of Business sophomores shed their coats and layers of sweaters to sit together and reflect on their trip to Cuba during December. Not only did they reminisce about the Caribbean weather, they swapped stories about the experiences…

  • Report: Tennessee, US Economies to Stay Steady in 2017- January 26th, 2017

    KNOXVILLE—The Tennessee and U.S. economies are projected to stay on “steady footing” in 2017, but some unknown factors, like a new administration and Congress, could have an effect on the path of growth, according to a report released by the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research at the University…

  • UT's Vol Court Pitch Competition Takes Place Feb. 1 through March 8- January 25th, 2017

    KNOXVILLE—The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's  Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation invites students, faculty, staff and members of the local community to pitch their business ideas at Vol Court, a semiannual pitch competition and speaker series. Winners of the competition receive up to $1,500 in prize money, space in the…

  • THOUGHT LEADERSHIP: Why are Some Product Recalls So Challenging?- January 23rd, 2017

    by Chris Craighead, Dove Professor of Supply Chain Management In 2008, there was a salmonella outbreak across 43 states associated with salsa. Tomatoes were recalled from grocery stores across the country, but as the outbreak continued to grow, health officials discovered that jalapeno peppers were the true source of contamination. Lawmakers…

  • Haslam Alumni Named to “40 Under 40”- January 10th, 2017

    Nine University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business alumni have been named to the Greater Knoxville Business Journal’s “40 under 40: Knoxville’s Rising Stars” list for 2016. According to the journal, the list includes “city employees, entrepreneurs, scientists, doctors and agents of change,” all of whom “share a passion for…

  • Haslam Accounting Programs Ranked Among Top 50- January 9th, 2017

    Both the graduate and undergraduate accounting programs at the Haslam College of Business were 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 undergraduate program 34th on its Best Undergraduate Accounting Schools…

  • Haslam Earns Top Spots for Job Placement in Business Analytics, Supply Chain- January 9th, 2017

    The Haslam College of Business was recently featured by Find-MBA.com as one of the top 10 schools worldwide for placing students in careers related to supply chain management and business analytics and big data. This is the second year Haslam has made the top 10 lists in both specialties. In…