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  • UT-ORNL Doctorate First of Its Kind- May 15th, 2017

    The use of big data—collecting and interpreting vast amounts of information—has rapidly grown in importance across areas ranging from health care to nuclear security. To help meet that demand, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory have created a first-of-its kind data science and engineering doctoral program, the only…

  • Raju Calls on Physician Leaders to Address Societal Aspects of Healthcare- May 12th, 2017

    Ram Raju (PEMBA, ’00), senior vice president and community health officer at Northwell Health in New York, delivers his keynote speech. A call to develop metrics of social engagement and understand the impact non-clinical conditions have on healthcare dominated a keynote speech delivered at the end of April by Ram…

  • Russell Crook Named First Tennessee Foundation Endowed Professor- May 11th, 2017

    (l-r) Dave Miller, east market president for First Tennessee, Pam Fansler, east market chairman for First Tennessee, Russell Crook, professor of management, and Stephen L. Mangum, dean and Stokely Foundation Leadership, celebrate Crook being named to the newly endowed First Tennessee Foundation Professorship and Fansler’s upcoming retirement during a reception…

  • Boyd Venture Challenge Awards Funding to Four Student Startups- May 10th, 2017

    Four businesses owned by UT students were recently awarded a total of $35,000 in the spring 2017 Boyd Venture Challenge. The Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in UT’s Haslam College of Business hosted the seed fund grant competition. The Sorority Guide, Orion Investment Group, In With the Old, and Campus Car…

  • Undergraduate Students Visit Atlanta and Memphis on Professional Development Trips- May 9th, 2017

    A group of diverse undergraduate students from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business visited Atlanta and Memphis, Tennessee, on two separate professional development trips this spring. Site visits on their two-day trip to Atlanta included: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the Tennessee Valley Authority, Georgia-Pacific, iCreate, Inc., and…

  • Brow Named Director of New Integrated Business and Engineering Program- May 8th, 2017

    Mary Brow joined the Haslam College of Business and the Tickle College of Engineering as director of the new Integrated Business and Engineering Program (IBEP) on May 1. “Mary has direct experience in the work setting for which we hope to prepare students,” said Lane Morris, associate dean of undergraduate…

  • Haslam Staff, Students and Alumni Recognized at UT Chancellor’s Honors Banquet- May 5th, 2017

    Eighteen students, two staff members and an alumna were honored recently as part of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s 2017 Chancellor’s Honors Banquet. The banquet is held each spring to recognize students, faculty, staff and friends of the university for their extraordinary achievements. Carson Hollingsworth, a public administration major, received…

  • Haslam College of Business Celebrates 2017 Faculty and Staff Awards- May 5th, 2017

    The Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, announced its annual awards during a celebration held on April 27. The awards recognize outstanding faculty and staff accomplishments. This year the Superior Customer Responsiveness Award went to Juliana Troxler of the economics department for her positive attitude and…

  • UT Study Assesses the Impact of Five Technologies on the Supply Chain- May 3rd, 2017

    A flood of new technologies in the last decade portend a supply chain revolution, and a new study from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Global Supply Chain Institute identifies five that companies should examine to ensure their long-term survival.   The white paper assesses the current and potential functionality as…

  • Ron Ford Presented With Accomplished Alumni Award- May 2nd, 2017

    Ron Ford (HCB, ’84) was presented with an Accomplished Alumni Award on April 20 by Stephen L. Mangum, dean and Stokely Foundation Leadership Chair at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business. Ford, who is based in Los Angeles, is a member of the college’s advisory council, senior…