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  • Haslam Students Complete More Than 40,000 Hours of Community Service- May 21st, 2019

    The first Haslam Volunteer Impact Recognition Ceremony honored 29 students who have performed 160 hours or more of service to the campus and local community. The event was held by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business at the foot of the Volunteer statue.   James A. Haslam…

  • Haslam Honors Faculty, Staff- May 14th, 2019

    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.   Haslam Awards Staff Award: Superior Customer Responsiveness Tracy Falls, Marketing Tim Williams Staff Award for Professionalism Jeannie Goodman, Finance Staff…

  • UT Economist Wins Arrow Award for Research on Tuskegee Syphilis Study- May 13th, 2019

    Marianne Wanamaker, an associate professor of economics in the Haslam College of Business, has been named a co-recipient of the International Health Economics Association’s Arrow Award for research showing the Tuskegee syphilis study decreased the overall life expectancy of black men. “Tuskegee and the Health of Black Men,” published in…

  • Nearly 850 Business Students Celebrate During Spring 2019 Commencement- May 10th, 2019

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business graduation ceremony included approximately 840 students today, May 10. Preliminary numbers indicate that 507 students from the Class of 2019 logged 19,135 hours of civic service and 28 percent of the class studied abroad. The graduates have accepted opportunities in 21…

  • Graves Business Plan Competition Awards Funds to Six UT Student Start-Up Businesses- May 9th, 2019

    Six UT student start-up businesses were awarded cash prizes in the Graves Business Plan Competition. The Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in UT’s Haslam College of Business hosted the 12th annual entrepreneurial pitch contest. Andy’s Beekeeping LLC and Rolling Storage LLC took home top prizes of $5,000 each in the lifestyle business and…

  • Boyd Venture Challenge Awards $25,000 to UT Student Startups- May 7th, 2019

    Three businesses owned by students at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, were awarded funding in the spring 2019 Boyd Venture Challenge. The Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in UT’s Haslam College of Business hosts the seed-fund grant competition. Start-up companies Winter Innovations, Quantum Lock and Flo+Co. were selected from…

  • Chancellor’s Honors Awards- May 6th, 2019

    Faculty, staff, and students were recognized for their outstanding achievements at the annual Chancellor’s Honors Banquet in April, the university’s largest recognition event of the year. Three Haslam College of Business seniors were recognized for their academic achievement, leadership, and outstanding service with the university’s highest student honor, the Torchbearer…

  • Cutting-Edge Research and Industry Practice Connect at Haslam’s Supply Chain Forum- May 1st, 2019

    The Global Supply Chain Institute at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, held its semi-annual Supply Chain Forum in mid-April, hosting networking events and drawing speakers from industry-leading companies. The institute debuted two white papers during the forum, “End-to-End Supply Chain Planning Framework and Key Concepts,” and “Driving Shareholder Value with…