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  • Business Education for Talented Students (BETS) Program Completes Tenth Year- June 30th, 2017

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business BETS Program (Business Education for Talented Students) recently completed its tenth year of bringing diverse high school students to campus. Tyvi Small, the college’s executive director for talent management, diversity, and community relations, has been with the program since its inception.…

  • Noble and Kelley Named to Proffitt’s and Goodner’s Professorships- June 28th, 2017

    Two faculty members at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business were recently appointed to professorships in the fields of marketing and banking. Stephanie Noble, professor in the Department of Marketing & Supply Chain Management, received the Proffitt’s Professorship in Marketing. Eric Kelley, associate professor in the Department…

  • University of Tennessee Announces NSF Innovation Corps Workshop- June 27th, 2017

    The University of Tennessee is expanding its reputation as a center for innovation and technology commercialization by taking part in the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Innovation Corps (I-Corps) program. The University joins the Georgia Institute of Technology, the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa and the University of Alabama at Birmingham as…

  • Harvey Joins Haslam as Leadership Division Executive Director- June 23rd, 2017

    Jonathan Harvey recently joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as executive director of the leadership division in graduate and executive education. “Jonathan will manage client relationships, work with faculty to determine new program offerings and seek to achieve ambitious growth targets for the division,” said Bruce…

  • Census: Tennessee’s Median Age Continues to Grow- June 22nd, 2017

    Since the 2010 Census, Tennessee’s population has continued to age and 2016 was no exception, according to the data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau and disseminated by the Tennessee State Data Center. The center is housed within the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research at University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam…

  • Business Students Explore Classic and Modern Leadership in London- June 21st, 2017

    A group of 24 students from the Haslam College of Business studied a wide range of management styles during mini-term in London, England, in May. Jacob Young, a senior majoring in supply chain management, said that the key management difference he observed was the emphasis in the British workplace on…

  • HanesBrands Sponsors Business Analytics Case Competition- June 14th, 2017

    Members of HanesBrands’ analytics group challenged first-year Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) students in a case competition held late in the spring semester. Hanes sponsors the competition, now in its second year. The competition serves as a test of the knowledge and skills that MSBA students gain in…

  • Executive Director Chosen for Young Alumni Award by Alma Mater- June 12th, 2017

    The Pulliam School of Journalism at Franklin College recently recognized Tanya Brown, executive director of marketing and public relations for the Haslam College of Business, with its Young Alumni Award. "Tanya's academic ability, drive and work ethic were evident from the time she matriculated,” said Joel E. Cramer, division head…

  • 20 Faculty Members Receive Haslam Summer Scholars Research Grants- June 9th, 2017

    The Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards granted 20 faculty members a total of more than $400,000 to pursue high-quality research in 2017. Now in its fourth year, the program has more than tripled in size since its inception.  “These awards reward our faculty for recent performance and incentivize our top…

  • FedEx Corporation Endows Supply Chain Professorship- June 6th, 2017

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business has named Chad Autry the first FedEx Corporation Endowed Professor. Autry currently serves as the William J. Taylor Professor of Supply Chain Management and head of the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management. Autry believes the endowment will assist in…