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  • U.S. News Ranks Haslam as Top 20 Business School Among Public Universities- March 30th, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business continues its upward progression in the latest U.S. News and World Report’s Best Graduate Schools Rankings of Full-Time Business Schools. This year, among all institutions, Haslam placed at No. 39, up seven spots from 2020. Haslam climbed from No. 23 in…

  • Two Business Analytics Students Graduating at Top of College Class- March 26th, 2021

    Business Analytics and Statistics seniors Lauren Beavers of Cleveland, Tennessee, and Joelle Jarjoura, a Kingsport native, number among the top seven students graduating from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business in the spring 2021 semester. After graduation, Jarjoura is moving to Chicago to work as a demand…

  • Care Like a Doctor, Think Like a CEO- March 23rd, 2021

    Do good doctors make good leaders? Physicians typically rise through the ranks of hospital systems based on their clinical acumen and outcomes, with many finding themselves in key leadership positions without requisite leadership or business training. The University of Tennessee Medical Center (UTMC) and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam…

  • Amazon Commits $750,000 to Haslam College of Business Professorship- March 15th, 2021

    In a demonstration of its continued investment in the state of Tennessee, Amazon has committed $750,000 for an endowed distinguished professorship in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, the school announced today. The gift will receive a one-to-one match from the Haslam family for an endowment totaling…

  • An Unconventional Path: From the FBI to a Master of Accountancy- March 8th, 2021

    As a high schooler, Mekal Smith dreamed of attending the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, but a friend convinced him not to apply. Years later, he considered himself fortunate when his career with the FBI brought him to Knoxville. Smith majored in psychology at Tuskegee University with an eye on becoming…

  • UT Accounting Department Earns High Marks for Research- March 5th, 2021

    In Brigham Young University’s research rankings of accounting programs for 2020, the department of accounting and information management (AIM) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business received recognition in a number of key areas. The department tied for No. 6 worldwide in archival audit research and placed…

  • Your Home Office May Not Be Deductible – And Other Pandemic-Related Tax Tips- March 2nd, 2021

    The COVID-19 pandemic has created some unique — and often challenging — financial circumstances for many taxpayers over the past year. Here are some things to keep in mind as you file your taxes for 2020. Unemployment Benefits Like normal unemployment compensation, unemployment benefits authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief…

  • Ready to File Your Taxes? Learn About Changes Brought On By Pandemic Relief Acts- March 1st, 2021

    The COVID-19 pandemic has brought changes to nearly every aspect of public life, including U.S. income tax season. Both the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act (March 2020) and the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations (CRRSA) Act (December 2020) contain provisions that affect taxpayers in a number…