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  • Behn Honored with Faculty Merit Award by Federation of Schools of Accountancy- April 25th, 2018

    Bruce Behn, associate dean for graduate and executive education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, has been awarded the FSA/Joseph A. Silvoso Faculty Merit Award (FSA) by the Federation of Schools of Accountancy. The annual award, created in 1983, honors the outstanding contribution by a faculty…

  • As Commercial and Military Technology Converge, the Aerospace and Defense Industry Changes- April 23rd, 2018

    The Aerospace and Defense industry is changing rapidly as practices from Wall Street are adopted and boundaries between commercial and military technology erode. That’s the message Jeff Babione (ADMBA, ’08) shared while speaking to a group of Haslam College of Business faculty, students and advisory board members during a visit…

  • Haslam MBA Team Places Second in 2018 SEC Case Competition- April 19th, 2018

    A team from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business placed second out of 14 teams in the 2018 SEC MBA Case Competition held April 12-14 at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. The team, including members Michelle Davis, Carson Hollingsworth, Morgan Sowers and Abbey Wegman, won $6,000.…

  • UT’s Master of Science in Business Analytics Wins National Award- April 17th, 2018

    INFORMS, the leading international association for operations research and analytics professionals, has awarded the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business its 2018 UPS George D. Smith Prize for an innovative curriculum, taught in the context of a true business environment, that prepares students to become effective practitioners. Featuring…

  • UT Study Identifies Seven Key Practices to Mastering Demand and Supply Integration- April 12th, 2018

    Experienced supply chain executives have likely been involved in multiple implementations of sales and operations planning (S&OP), but few have a process that functions as intended. S&OP success has eluded businesses for more than four decades, despite widespread support and employment of integrated processes. A new white paper from UT’s…

  • Haslam Hosts the First Meeting of the Professional Sales Forum- April 11th, 2018

    The Haslam College of Business’ Professional Sales Forum hosted its first meeting April 4-5. More than 50 professionals attended, with a keynote address from Phillip Fulmer, director of athletics at the University of Tennessee. “Our keynote luncheon speaker is a leader who knows more than a little bit about winning and…

  • Rangnekar Named Fulbright Scholar- April 9th, 2018

    Avanti Rangnekar, of Knoxville, a senior in economics at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and a Haslam Scholar has been named a Fulbright Scholar. She will work with a hospital in India on a health economics research project that seeks to better understand how factors such as culture and tradition…

  • Most Haslam Faculty and Staff Donate to UT During Big Orange Family Campaign- April 5th, 2018

    The Haslam College of Business emerged as a campus leader again during the fifth annual Big Orange Family Campaign at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Ninety-nine percent of Haslam faculty and staff donated back to the university during the fundraiser, exceeding the campus-wide participation rate of 59 percent. For purposes…

  • Redefining the Capacity Utilization Process- April 4th, 2018

    Matthew Bouvia, of Haslam's 2017 Professional MBA class, devoted his Organizational Action Project to aggregating capacity utilization measures at the Edgewell Personal Care Company, where he is a senior industrial engineer.  CHALLENGE: Continual improvement requires real-time results. For manufacturers, having instant access to real-time production line and machine performance data is particularly important…