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  • Vossler To Head Newly-Ranked Economics Department- May 31st, 2017

    Christian Vossler, the Gerber/Taylor Professor of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, has been named head of the Department of Economics effective August 1. Vossler succeeds Bill Neilson, who announced his retirement at the end of the spring semester after a tenure with accomplishments in…

  • Gonzalez Joins Haslam as Director of Career Management for Graduate Education- May 26th, 2017

    Pedro Gonzalez joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as director of career management for graduate and executive education on May 15. Gonzalez came to UT from the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina, where he served as director of employer relations…

  • Census: Murfreesboro among fastest-growing cities in US- May 26th, 2017

      KNOXVILLE—Murfreesboro, Tenn., is among the 15 fastest-growing large cities in the U.S., according to new population estimates released today by the U.S. Census Bureau and disseminated by the Tennessee State Data Center. Of the 15 fastest-growing large cities — those with a population of 50,000 residents or more —…

  • UT Launches International Master’s Degree in Supply Chain Management- May 25th, 2017

    For many companies, the era when goods could be transformed from raw materials to finished products and then sold in the same country has long since passed. From food to electronics, companies increasingly use an interconnected web of suppliers and locations around the world to source, make and distribute their…

  • Humberto Velazquez – First Generation Student- May 23rd, 2017

      Humberto Velazquez came to the United States without knowing the language or the culture. After distinguishing himself with induction into the National Honor Society, Velazquez was mentored by a Haslam College of Business alumnus who helped him further pursue his education. Haslam enrolls more first generation students than any…

  • Haslam Confers Inaugural Student Organization Awards- May 19th, 2017

    This spring, the Haslam College of Business established and bestowed its inaugural Student Organization Awards. The awards recognize clubs, honor societies and other student groups for their contributions to Haslam’s undergraduate community. “Haslam possesses a strong community culture and our student organizations are a major part of that,” said Lane…

  • Drummond Coaches Area Physician Leaders on Step-by-Step Burnout Prevention- May 19th, 2017

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business and the University of Tennessee Medical Center recently hosted Dike Drummond, an internationally recognized expert on physician burnout. A group of physicians and healthcare leaders from throughout the region attended the workshop. Drummond’s presentation was based on his book, “Stop Physician Burnout:…

  • Peters, Economics and International Business Grad, Named as Fulbright Student- May 18th, 2017

    Eric Peters, a recent graduate in economics and international business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, has been awarded a scholarship from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. A Haslam Global Leadership Scholar, Peters comes from Murfreesboro, Tennessee, and will spend the 2017-18 academic year in Hungary. He…

  • Haslam Professor Receives Alumni Scholar Award from University of Oklahoma- May 17th, 2017

    Chad Autry, the William J. Taylor Professor of Supply Chain management and head of the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management, recently received an alumni award from his alma mater, the University of Oklahoma. Autry was recognized for the outstanding accomplishments in his business academic career. “I’m honored to…

  • Haslam Now Nation’s Fastest-Growing Public University in Custom Executive Education- May 16th, 2017

    The Financial Times has ranked the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as the fastest-growing public institution in the United States for executive education programs since last year. That metric, which measured overall revenue growth from customized programs and repeat business, also places the college at fourth among…