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  • Haslam Students Win National Supply Chain Case Competition Two Years in a Row- April 28th, 2017

    The student team from the Haslam College of Business recently won the annual Intermodal Association of North America’s logistics and supply chain case competition for the second year in a row. Hosted by the University of North Florida, the undergraduate competition took place in early April. Team members from the…

  • Haslam Students Explore Diversity and Leadership- April 27th, 2017

    Twenty-nine diverse students at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business spent part of the spring semester participating in the annual PepsiCo Power of One: Diversity Leadership Development Program. The program, which prepares young leaders for the complexities of managing a diverse workforce, is open to juniors and…

  • Haslam MBA Students Compete in SEC Case Competition- April 26th, 2017

    A team of MBA students from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business competed in the 2017 SEC MBA Case Competition on April 6-8 at the University of Florida, Gainesville. James Munoz, Katelyn Bethmann, Steven Rogus and Tony Geist joined MBA students from the 13 other Southeastern Conference…

  • UT Study Identifies Transportation Best Practices and Megatrends to Adopt by 2025- April 26th, 2017

    The rising cost of transportation has created strife between shippers and carriers as they leverage the economics of supply and demand at the expense of each other. According to a new study from the University of Tennessee Knoxville’s Global Supply Chain Institute, this inherit conflict undermines a company’s ability to meet its supply…

  • Graves Business Plan Competition Makes Awards to Seven Student Startups- April 25th, 2017

    Seven UT student startups were recently awarded cash prizes in the Graves Business Plan Competition. The Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in UT’s Haslam College of Business sponsored the 10th annual entrepreneurial contest. Sophomores Kelsey Duncan and Ryan Cunningham took top prizes of $5,000 each in the high growth business and…

  • Haslam College of Business Recognizes Mack Dove for Supply Chain Support- April 24th, 2017

    At its spring Supply Chain Forum, the Haslam College of Business recognized Mack Dove’s contributions to the field and the university with a Distinguished Service Award. “Mack has been a tremendous supporter of all supply chain efforts at the Haslam College of Business,” said Chad Autry, head of the Department…

  • Haslam’s supply chain program ranks 4th globally in publications- April 21st, 2017

    The Haslam College of Business’ supply chain program was ranked fourth in the world for publications in leading, empirically focused supply chain journals by the SCM Journal List for the second time. Stephen L. Mangum, dean and Stokely Foundation Leadership Chair at Haslam, said the rankings reflect the college’s commitment to…

  • Dave Clark, SVP of Amazon, Speaks at UT’s Supply Chain Forum- April 20th, 2017

    Dave Clark, senior vice president of worldwide operations at Amazon, joined the Haslam College of Business Supply Chain Forum as the keynote speaker on Wednesday, April 12. Clark focused on new opportunities in supply chain, noting that in the next 10 to 20 years, businesses will be driven by experts…

  • UT Launches Integrated Business and Engineering Program for Undergraduate Students- April 13th, 2017

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business and Tickle College of Engineering have partnered to create a new cross-disciplinary learning experience for undergraduate students. The Integrated Business and Engineering Program (IBEP) brings a cohort of 20 to 30 students together for three years of course work focusing on…

  • Laura Starks, Distinguished Professor of Finance, Presents Hedge Fund Research- April 12th, 2017

    Laura Starks, Charles E. and Sarah M. Seay Regents Chair in Finance at the University of Texas-Austin, gave Haslam College of Business faculty and doctoral students advance insight into a yet-unpublished paper, “Institutional Investors and Hedge Fund Activism,” on Friday, April 7. The workshop came on the heels of Starks'…