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  • ADMBA Program Awards Two New Scholarships- June 28th, 2019

    Thanks to the generosity of a Haslam College of Business Aerospace & Defense MBA alumnus, two current ADMBA students recently received scholarships. The Aerospace & Defense Advisory Board presented Joshua Lazarus and Katherine “Katie” Starck with the scholarships in the spring. The two will graduate in December 2019. Starck serves as…

  • Air Force Civilian Employees Complete More Than 100 Hours of Training, Earn Executive Development Certificate- September 18th, 2018

    Newfound proficiency, confidence and leadership skills were all on display in August as 13 United States Air Force civilian employees received Executive Development certificates from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The certificates represent the completion of 113 hours of classroom training custom designed by the aerospace and defense executive development…

  • Haslam Launches MBA Marketing Campaign to Showcase Top-Ranked Programs- July 23rd, 2018

    A new marketing campaign from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business seeks to let the public know there is more than one format for MBA program delivery and one of them may be right for you. “One MBA, Seven Ways,” which launched in June through Graduate and…

  • Physician Leadership Symposium Focuses on Health Care Reform- May 7th, 2018

    With health care reform in a state of flux, more than 150 students, faculty and alumni of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Physician Executive MBA (PEMBA) program at the Haslam College of Business gathered to discuss the future of patient care and the health care industry in the United States.…

  • Behn Honored with Faculty Merit Award by Federation of Schools of Accountancy- April 25th, 2018

    Bruce Behn, associate dean for graduate and executive education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, has been awarded the FSA/Joseph A. Silvoso Faculty Merit Award (FSA) by the Federation of Schools of Accountancy. The annual award, created in 1983, honors the outstanding contribution by a faculty…

  • As Commercial and Military Technology Converge, the Aerospace and Defense Industry Changes- April 23rd, 2018

    The Aerospace and Defense industry is changing rapidly as practices from Wall Street are adopted and boundaries between commercial and military technology erode. That’s the message Jeff Babione (ADMBA, ’08) shared while speaking to a group of Haslam College of Business faculty, students and advisory board members during a visit…

  • Haslam MBA Team Places Second in 2018 SEC Case Competition- April 19th, 2018

    A team from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business placed second out of 14 teams in the 2018 SEC MBA Case Competition held April 12-14 at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. The team, including members Michelle Davis, Carson Hollingsworth, Morgan Sowers and Abbey Wegman, won $6,000.…

  • New Veterans Resource Center Offers Support to Haslam MBA Students- October 12th, 2017

    Veterans studying at the Haslam College of Business have gained an additional avenue of support with the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s new Veterans Resource Center. Located directly across the street from the college in Hodges Library, the center aims to ensure success for student veterans. “Most people associate the G.I.…

  • Skipper Joins Aerospace & Defense at Haslam- August 28th, 2017

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business has hired a new executive director for aerospace and defense. Joseph ‘Ben’ Skipper brings more than twenty years of military and academic experience to his new role within Graduate and Executive Education. “I was drawn to Haslam for many reasons,” Skipper…

  • Haslam Now Nation’s Fastest-Growing Public University in Custom Executive Education- May 16th, 2017

    The Financial Times has ranked the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as the fastest-growing public institution in the United States for executive education programs since last year. That metric, which measured overall revenue growth from customized programs and repeat business, also places the college at fourth among…