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  • Haslam’s Advisory Council to the Dean Appoints Five New Members- March 27th, 2019

    The Dean’s Advisory Council in the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has added five new members. Formed in 1975, the council comprises a group of prescient advisors who help the college implement its mission while serving as a conduit to the business world in which…

  • Five Tips on Financial Security for Spring Break- March 18th, 2019

    With spring break in progress or looming, many students and families plan to travel. Ramon DeGennaro, professor of banking and finance with the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, cautions to be mindful of your money while away from home. He offers these five tips on…

  • Anderson Center Accepting Applications for Boyd Venture Challenge- March 14th, 2019

    Student-owned start-up businesses seeking funding may apply to the Boyd Venture Challenge beginning March 13. The seed-fund grant awards up to $20,000 to legally established student startup companies each fall and spring semester. The competition is hosted by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in UT’s Haslam College of Business. The challenge…

  • UT Student Entrepreneurs Win Recent Pitch Competitions- March 13th, 2019

    Graduate student Lia Winter won first place and about $16,000 in prize money last week at an international pitch competition in Manitoba, Canada, for her patent-pending surgical device, EasyWhip. Winter’s company, Winter Innovations, was one of three student start-ups to win four pitch competitions over the past two weeks, collecting…

  • Haslam’s Supply Chain Grad Programs Jump Three Spots to 4th in U.S. News Rankings- March 12th, 2019

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as No. 4 among public business schools for supply chain management. The rankings increase, which reflects the college’s graduate programs in supply chain management, represents a rise of three places over last year.…

  • Rolling Storage Wins Semi-Annual Vol Court Pitch Competition- March 11th, 2019

    An idea for a mobile storage solution won first place in this semester’s Vol Court Pitch Competition. University of Tennessee sophomore Kaleb Winders pitched Rolling Storage in the semiannual competition and speaker series hosted by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in UT’s Haslam College of Business. Rolling Storage…

  • Haslam Study: Construction Injuries Linked to Inexperience- March 8th, 2019

    Researchers at the Construction Industry Research & Policy Center (CIRPC) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business are studying the context of injuries in construction in Tennessee in 2014 through 2015. They have examined the nature, cause and affected body part of injuries in addition to the age,…

  • UT Researcher Wins Best Paper Award for Crowdsourced Ideas Study- March 7th, 2019

    Michel Ballings, an assistant professor of business analytics and statistics at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, has received the 2017 Thomas P. Hustad Best Paper Award from the Journal of Product Innovation Management. The award recognizes one study each year that does the most to push…

  • Haslam College of Business to Host 2019 SEC MBA Case Competition- March 1st, 2019

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business will host the seventh annual SEC MBA Case Competition April 4-6 in Knoxville. During the event, teams of MBA students from the Southeastern Conference will compete to provide the best solution to a real-world business problem during a timed event. FedEx,…