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  • Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards Surpass the $1M Funding Mark- June 27th, 2018

    Now in its fifth year, the Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards have funded more than $1 million in faculty research. In 2018,  a total of more than $400,000 was granted to 20 faculty members to pursue high-quality research, up from six awards at the program’s inception. “Well over half of…

  • UT’s Haslam College of Business Launches Online Master’s Degree- June 26th, 2018

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business expects to launch its inaugural online master’s degree, the Master of Science in Supply Chain Management, in mid-2019. Course development for the program will begin this summer in collaboration with online education provider Noodle Partners. “We expect that this will be…

  • Census: Tennessee Continues to Age and Become More Diverse- June 22nd, 2018

    Tennessee is following national trends of an aging population and continuing to become more diverse, according to the data released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau and disseminated by the Tennessee State Data Center. The state’s median age has increased from 38.0 years to 38.7 years from 2010 to 2017,…

  • Board Approves Naming of UT’s Integrated Business and Engineering Program- June 22nd, 2018

    UT’s Integrated Business and Engineering Program (IBEP) will now carry the name of the man who played an instrumental role in its creation. The university’s Board of Trustees voted to approve the naming of the blended business and engineering program for Ralph Heath, a retired president of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.…

  • Haslam Students Visit Companies in Ohio and Tennessee- June 21st, 2018

    During the spring semester, groups of diverse students from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business participated in professional development trips to locations including Kingsport and Knoxville, Tennessee, as well as Cincinnati, Ohio. The trips, hosted by the college’s Office of Diversity and Community Relations, were designed to…

  • Charting a Future Course for a Regional Family Clinic- June 21st, 2018

    CHALLENGE: A family practice located in a small, south central Iowa town was formed in 2011 as a Virtual Private Practice (VPP) within a larger health care system. Since the practice’s primary mission is meeting the total health needs—including preventive, acute, chronic medical care, and obstetrics—of the underserved, the VPP…

  • Summer 2018 Haslam Magazine Available Online- June 20th, 2018

    Alumni profiles of Bob Baron taking on the weather, Tim Williams and Rich Ray tapping Tennessee talent and Ksenia Kuznetsova finding her center in PwC’s U.S. Internal Audit and SOX Center of Excellence. Donor profile of Susan Crunk staying connected. Faculty profiles of Marianne Wanamaker and Matthew Serfling. Student profiles…

  • Haslam Construction Center Delivers OSHA Fall-Safety Training During Nationwide Awareness Event- June 19th, 2018

    Experts from the Construction Industry Research & Policy Center at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business recently traveled to Nashville to conduct job safety training as part of the event, National Safety Stand-Down To Prevent Falls in Construction. Ed Taylor, executive director of the construction center, said…

  • Galbreth Joins Haslam as New Head of the Department of Business Analytics and Statistics- June 6th, 2018

    Michael Galbreth recently joined the Haslam College of Business as the new head of the Department of Business Analytics and Statistics and the Pilot Chair of Excellence. He assumes the position this summer. Galbreth joins Haslam from the University of South Carolina, where he held various professorship and administrative roles…

  • New Study from UT Creates Framework for Leveraging Digital Technology in Supply Chain- June 5th, 2018

    The current onslaught of digital technologies offers the promise to transform supply chain management and quickly advance organizations past their competitors, but few in the field fully understand how best to develop a strategy among the upheaval of so many new options. A SAVVY Guide to the Digital Supply Chain,…