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  • Haslam College of Business Launches Professional Sales Forum- September 28th, 2017

    According to a 2016 study more than 50 percent of American business school graduates get their first job in sales but most either resign or are terminated from it. In response to this growing need for qualified and interested sales professionals, the Haslam College of Business recently launched the Professional…

  • Ten New Faculty Members Join the Haslam College of Business- September 27th, 2017

    A cohort of 10 new faculty members from the United States, Korea, Mexico and China have joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business this fall. Spread across all departments, these new faculty members bring a combined 46 years of industry experience and 87 years of teaching experience…

  • UT Faculty Receive National Science Foundation Grant for Software Research- September 25th, 2017

    Four faculty members from the Haslam College of Business and the Tickle College of Engineering have received a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant totaling $1.7 million. The grant funds a joint proposal for research done with Carnegie Mellon University. Bogdan Bichescu, Randy Bradley, Audris Mockus and Russell Zaretzki will all…

  • Haslam Students’ Australian Study Abroad Experience Focuses on Real-World Exposure- September 22nd, 2017

    Haslam students visited six different business headquarters while studying marketing and supply chain management in Australia this summer. “I really enjoyed the exposure to Australian business through our day-to-day experiences, as well as our field trips,” said Laura Hollins, a senior majoring in marketing and management. “It was so fascinating…

  • Haslam College of Business Holds 2nd Annual Haslam Engaged- September 15th, 2017

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business will host nearly 1,000 first-year business students September 19 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in Thompson-Boling Arena. Now in its second year, Haslam Engaged, the official kick-off to the students’ experience within the college, is an experiential, team-building and learning event.…

  • Professor Named to President's Council of Economic Advisers- September 15th, 2017

    Marianne Wanamaker, associate professor of economics in the Haslam College of Business, has been appointed as a senior economist on the President’s Council of Economic Advisers. The first active UT professor to serve the council, she moved to Washington, DC, this summer to begin a one-year term. Established by Congress…

  • Leading Change in Emergency Department Chest Pain Care- September 15th, 2017

    The following is the profile of an organizational action project conducted by Leon Adelman, a member of the Haslam Physician Executive MBA, Class of 2016. CHALLENGE: Chest pain is a common reason people seek emergency medical care, resulting in about eight million emergency department (ED) visits in the United States…

  • Faculty Spotlight: Paolo Letizia- September 15th, 2017

    A native of Milan, Italy, Paolo Letizia earned an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering and began his career at Accenture, an American consulting firm with an office in his home city. “At Accenture, I was doing consulting in the area of operations, supply chain, and customer relationship management for companies…

  • Census Survey Shows State Continues to Follow National Trends- September 14th, 2017

    Tennessee continued to follow national trends, seeing a decline in its poverty rate for the second year in a row, according to the 2016 American Community Survey (ACS) one-year estimates released Thursday, September 14, by the US Census Bureau. The state’s poverty rate decreased from 16.7 percent in 2015 to…

  • UT's Vol Court Speaker Series and Pitch Competition Kicks Off September 27- September 13th, 2017

    University of Tennessee students, faculty and staff as well as members of the local community, are encouraged to pitch their business ideas at Vol Court, a semiannual pitch competition and speaker series run by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in UT's Haslam College of Business. The competition begins…