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  • Census 2020: UT Expert Answers Questions about the Upcoming Count- November 7th, 2019

    The U.S. Census will take place on April 1, 2020, and a University of Tennessee, Knoxville, expert says it’s important for everyone, including college students, to be counted. The U.S. Constitution requires that the census be conducted every 10 years and Tennessee, which has been included in every federal census,…

  • Construction Center Caps Research With Occupational Health and Safety Reports- November 5th, 2019

    The Construction Industry Research and Policy Center (CIRPC) in the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, recently completed a three-year project to improve occupational health and safety in Tennessee and beyond. The project’s reports cap CIRPC’s research, which was sponsored by a $600,000 grant from the…

  • Study Projects High Performance Organization Best Practices for 2025- November 5th, 2019

    What will it take for businesses to perform at a high level in the supply chain and hold a competitive advantage over their rivals in the next decade? High performance organizations (HPOs) align their values with their business and cultural objectives, and their leaders ensure that they keep that alignment…

  • Haslam College of Business Honors Alumni at Annual Gala- November 4th, 2019

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business recognized the achievements of three alumni and one corporate partner at its 11th annual Alumni Awards Gala on Friday, November 1. Approximately 350 alumni, faculty, staff and friends of the college attended the event, which included cocktails, dinner and the awards…

  • New UT Study Highlights Obstacles, Possibilities for Women in Supply Chain- October 31st, 2019

    Women make up 40 percent of the workforce in supply chain organizations, yet only 15 percent of these firms have female representation at the executive levels, recent research shows. To help understand this disparity, the latest white paper from the Global Supply Chain Institute in the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee,…

  • Haslam MBA Garners First International Ranking- October 31st, 2019

    The full-time MBA program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business ranks at No. 21 among U.S. public universities, according to the Economist. The WhichMBA ranking, released by the magazine on Thursday, October 31, rates the Haslam MBA as No. 79 in the world. Among the top…

  • UT Student Entrepreneurs Win US Chamber of Commerce Dream Big Awards- October 25th, 2019

        Growing up, UT student entrepreneurs Jeremy Piper, Dalton Maddox, Christopher Mikulec, and Michael Richards enjoyed hundreds of nights camping outdoors. Now, they’re making it their business to help others experience the same joy. “One of the main reasons people don’t camp is lack of experience,” said Piper. “We…

  • Graduate and Executive Education Degree Courses Now Enrolling- October 23rd, 2019

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business is currently enrolling talented students and working professionals for its graduate and executive degree offerings. Haslam’s programs are widely recognized for assignments that mirror the real world and provide the opportunity for immediate impact in the workplace.   The college's Executive MBA…

  • Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards Now Total More than $2 Million in Funding- October 22nd, 2019

    In the summer of 2019, some 29 grants totaling $694,000 were awarded to faculty members to pursue high-quality research. Now in its sixth year, the Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards have funded more than $2 million total in faculty research.  “The number of awards grew from 20 in 2018 to…

  • Food ordering app wins fall 2019 Vol Court Pitch Competition- October 15th, 2019

    YouEat, a mobile application offering a social solution to online food ordering, won first place in the fall 2019 Vol Court Pitch Competition hosted by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business. Seniors Ashley Chen and Frank Gao pitched YouEat in the semiannual competition. Gao…