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  • Report: Tennessee Showing Signs of Economic Recovery as COVID-19 Pandemic Continues- December 16th, 2020

    Positive economic growth is expected over the next year for Tennessee, although it may be rocky and somewhat sporadic as the state digs out of the recession brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. The state’s economic forecast is explored in a report released today by the Boyd Center for Business…

  • Haslam MBA Rises to 48th Nationally in Poets&Quants Ranking- December 15th, 2020

    The MBA program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business moved up one spot, from 49th to 48th, among all full-time master’s programs in the 2020 Poets&Quants Top 100 U.S. MBA rankings. Additionally, the program rose from No. 25 to No. 24 among public institutions. This marks…

  • Haslam Named to Princeton Review’s List of Best Business Schools- December 14th, 2020

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business once again has been cited as one of the best MBA programs in “The Princeton Review Best Business Schools for 2021: On-Campus MBA Programs.” Haslam’s MBA has maintained the distinction of placing on this list, based on the Princeton Review’s compilation…

  • Student Start-Ups Win Funding in Graves Business Plan Competition- December 4th, 2020

    Six UT student start-ups were awarded cash prizes in the fall 2020 Graves Business Plan Competition. The Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business hosted the business plan and pitch contest, with final-round pitches taking place over Zoom. The awards were announced in a Zoom ceremony…

  • Holiday Season Shipping Issues: Your Questions Answered- November 20th, 2020

    With the novel coronavirus still wreaking havoc on the economy, holiday shoppers are naturally anxious about gifts they have ordered arriving on time. With online sales expected to surge this year, shippers will face a crush of deliveries. Alan Amling, distinguished fellow with the Global Supply Chain Institute in the…

  • First 2020 Haslam Commencement Ceremonies to Be Held Friday- November 19th, 2020

    The University of Tennessee's Haslam College of Business will hold commencement ceremonies for the Full-Time MBA and Master of Science in Business Analytics programs this Friday, November 20. These will be the first of seven Fall Haslam graduation ceremonies and will be held at the Tennessee Theatre.  Appropriate social distancing…

  • Local Lab Helps Healthcare Facilities, Schools, Businesses Prevent Spread of COVID-19- November 18th, 2020

    In June, Assured Bio Labs, LLC, an environmental microbiology lab in Oak Ridge, became the first U.S. facility to be accredited by the AIHA for surface and air analysis of the virus that causes COVID-19. Since then, the lab has tested samples for more than 100 clients including hospital systems,…

  • TN-PEARL Launches Website to Share Research and Resources on Higher Education in Tennessee- November 17th, 2020

    A new website has launched for the Tennessee Postsecondary Evaluation & Analysis Research Lab (TN-PEARL) that aims to make the lab’s research about higher education in Tennessee simple to access and easy to understand. TN-PEARL is a joint partnership of the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research at the…

  • Haslam’s Healthcare EMBA Programs Largest Among Public Institutions in National Ranking- November 13th, 2020

    Modern Healthcare’s just-released annual ranking of healthcare MBA programs by size places two executive MBA programs in the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, at the top of the rankings. The Physician Executive MBA program (PEMBA) and Executive MBA for Healthcare Leadership (EMBA-HL) took the No.…

  • In Uncertain Times, UT’s International MS in Supply Chain Management Forges Ahead- November 12th, 2020

    In the face of a pandemic, how does an international master’s degree program continue operating? Despite worldwide travel restrictions and widespread economic turmoil which thwarted student educational plans and disrupted universities’ academic offerings, the Master of Science in Supply Chain Management Tri-Continent (MS SCM - Tri-Continent) offered by the Haslam…