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  • University of Tennessee's Supply Chain Forum Seeks Managing Director/Lecturer- May 12th, 2018

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business invites applications for a managing director of the Supply Chain Forum and lecturer in supply chain management. Applications will remain open until the position is filled. Applicants should forward a cover letter, current curriculum vitae and the names and contact information…

  • Haslam Students and Faculty Recognized at UT Chancellor’s Honors Banquet- May 11th, 2018

    Thirteen students and two faculty members were recently honored as part of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s 2018 Chancellor’s Honors Banquet. The banquet is held each spring to recognize students, faculty, staff and friends of the university for their extraordinary achievements. The campus’s Ready for the World award, honoring those…

  • UT to Partner with Georgia State to Study Career Technical Programs- May 8th, 2018

    UT’s Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research, in partnership with Georgia State University and the Tennessee Department of Education, will be researching the effects of career technical education (CTE) programs in K–12 schools to share with policymakers across the country. The three-year project, funded by a grant from the Laura…

  • Haslam College of Business Celebrates 2018 Faculty and Staff Awards- May 8th, 2018

    The Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, announced its annual awards during a celebration held in April. The awards recognize outstanding faculty and staff accomplishments. The ceremony was held in the East Club of Neyland Stadium, and two students contributed to the ambiance of the evening.…

  • Physician Leadership Symposium Focuses on Health Care Reform- May 7th, 2018

    With health care reform in a state of flux, more than 150 students, faculty and alumni of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Physician Executive MBA (PEMBA) program at the Haslam College of Business gathered to discuss the future of patient care and the health care industry in the United States.…

  • Improving Production Line Capacity- May 6th, 2018

    Sempangi Jones, of Haslam's 2017 Professional MBA class, devoted his Organizational Action Project to improving productivity, eliminating redundancy, and reducing costs by cross-training workers at the Arconic, Inc. plant in Alcoa, Tennessee. CHALLENGE: Aluminum is on a roll with North American auto makers. The drive to build lighter, safer, stronger, and more fuel-efficient…

  • Vol Court Pitch Competition Awards Prizes to Three New Start-Up Business Concepts- May 4th, 2018

    A student floral designer with a new coffee shop concept won the top prize at this semester’s Vol Court Pitch Competition. UT undergraduate student Meg Hutchinson pitched Flo+Co., a flower and coffee shop combination, in the semiannual pitch competition and speaker series hosted by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and…

  • Haslam Hosts Business Analytics Forum Discussing Data Presentation- May 3rd, 2018

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business gathered analytics experts from 22 companies across the country April 19-20 for its semiannual Business Analytics Forum. The event attracted more than 170 attendees (including students and faculty), with discussions centered on presenting data in an impactful way to lead business strategy. Elizabeth Hardman…

  • Joanne Wright, VP at IBM, Speaks at Spring Supply Chain Forum- May 1st, 2018

    Joanne Wright, vice president of enterprise operations and services for IBM, joined the Supply Chain Forum at the Haslam College of Business as a keynote speaker on Wednesday, April 11. Wright addressed the senior executive’s view of challenges in the supply chain, focusing on how disruptive technologies like artificial intelligence…

  • MSBA Student Spotlight: Jamie McKinnon- May 1st, 2018

    Jamie McKinnon spent the first portion of her academic career in a physics program at Kennesaw State University in Georgia. After graduation, she was eager to jump into a career that allowed her to apply her skills, but it was difficult to find a good fit. In the end, McKinnon…