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  • Faculty Spotlight: Chung Eun Lee- January 31st, 2018

    Chung Eun Lee was attracted by the juxtaposition of statistics and business at the Haslam College of Business. “The Department of Business Analytics and Statistics was very interesting to me because it’s kind of a mixture of statisticians and management scientists,” she says. “That’s not typically the case statistics departments…

  • Student Startup Grow Bioplastics Awarded NSF Grant- January 30th, 2018

    Grow Bioplastics, a startup by University of Tennessee students, has received a $225,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant. The award will fund research and development work on lignin-biomass-based biodegradable plastics for agricultural applications, specifically plastic mulches. Grow Bioplastics’ team, led by co-founders Tony Bova and…

  • UT and WVU Release Research on Coal Demand in Appalachia- January 29th, 2018

    Dramatic decreases in Appalachian coal production over the past decade have put many regional industries at risk for economic decline, according to joint research released today by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and West Virginia University. The report, “An Economic Analysis of the Appalachian Coal Industry Ecosystem,” is the first…

  • Read All About It!- January 26th, 2018

    The Winter 2017-18 issue of Haslam Magazine is now available digitally. Read about Pinnacle Bank’s Rob McCabe, our ProMBA program, the ninth annual alumni awards and more.  Read now Download the PDF

  • Vol Court Speaker Series and Pitch Competition Kicks Off January 31- January 18th, 2018

    UT 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 series begins January 31. Winners may receive…

  • Haslam Master’s in Business Analytics Earns Second Nomination for National Award- January 16th, 2018

    For the second year in a row, the Haslam College of Business’ Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) was named a finalist for the UPS George D. Smith Prize presented by the Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS). “The Smith Prize is the most prestigious award given…

  • UT, Boyd Center Professor Named Co-editor of Economics Journal- January 9th, 2018

    Celeste Carruthers has been appointed co-editor of the Economics of Education Review. Carruthers is the Ed Boling Faculty Research Fellow and an associate professor of economics in UT's Haslam College of Business. She also holds a dual appointment as a research faculty member in the Boyd Center for Business and…