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  • UT Haslam Business Analytics & Statistics Collaboration Space Made Possible by Meltons- September 30th, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business Department of Business Analytics and Statistics (BAS) officially opened its new Melton Collaboration Space in mid-September. Dozens of students and Melton Scholars, many wearing orange T-shirts emblazoned with the words, “Meet Me in the Melton Lounge!,” gathered with BAS faculty and staff and the program’s benefactors,…

  • Applications Open for NSF I-Corps Fall Regional, Aimed at Commercializing Technology Ideas, at UT- September 27th, 2021

    Applications are open for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Innovation Corps (I-Corps) fall 2021 regional workshop series at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The kick-off program will be held October 15, and the closing workshop will be November 5 in the Haslam College of Business, HBB 401. In between, participants…

  • Get to Know the LGBTQ+ Association of Business Scholars- September 20th, 2021

    The LGBTQ+ Association of Business Scholars (LABS) is a new group that aims to provide community and resources for LGBTQIA+ students at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business. Organization president Avery Vantrease, a senior majoring in supply chain management, answered some questions about the organization’s mission and…

  • Haslam Physician Executive MBA Informs Healthcare CEO’s Many Initiatives- September 17th, 2021

    Eneida Roldan (PEMBA, ’03), Florida International University’s health care network CEO, wears many hats in the world of medicine and higher education. As associate dean for international affairs, associate dean of the master in physician assistant studies and a professor at FIU’s Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, her work not…

  • Haslam Earns Top 25 Spot Among Public Schools in Bloomberg’s Best B-Schools Ranking- September 16th, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business climbed to 22nd among public business schools nationally in the latest Bloomberg Businessweek MBA program rankings. Haslam also moved up seven spots overall from 2019, coming in at No. 48 among all business schools nationally. (Bloomberg Businessweek did not publish a ranking…

  • New Endowed Chair in Accounting Created to Honor Former Dean- September 15th, 2021

      James Myers, the Dennis Hendrix Distinguished Professor of Accounting, recently was selected as the first faculty member to hold the Jan R. Williams Endowed Chair in Accounting Excellence in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business. Named for the former head of the Department of Accounting and…

  • AIM and WEB Programs Introduce High Schoolers to Business Concepts- September 14th, 2021

    The 2021 Accounting and Information Management (AIM) Academy and Women Empowered through Business (WEB) Institute presented virtually by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business wrapped up over the summer, with a total of 19 students taking part. AIM is designed for underrepresented students, first-generation college students and…

  • Supply Chain, Business Analytics Rise in U.S. News and World Report Undergrad Rankings- September 11th, 2021

    Two programs in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business were recognized as best-in-class contenders in the 2022 U.S. News and World Report Best Undergraduate Business Programs rankings released today. Haslam’s supply chain management program ranked at No. 3 both nationally and among public universities, while business analytics…

  • Tennessee Business Leaders Survey: Pandemic-Induced Recession Fading- September 8th, 2021

    The economy is improving quickly across Tennessee, according to the most recent survey conducted by the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business.  The Tennessee Business Leaders Survey shows that 39 percent of respondents listed adverse economic conditions as a top challenge…

  • Student Uses ADMBA Project to Find and Fix Aerospace Firm’s Unseen Revenue Loss- September 7th, 2021

    When customer service manager and former aircraft engine mechanic Coty Stiltner (’20, ADMBA) joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business Aerospace & Defense MBA program, he encountered a substantial amount of material to absorb even before the first class. He wondered if he’d made the right decision.…