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  • MBA Global Business Seminar in Santiago, Chile- May 8th, 2014

    Full-time MBA students learned about the wine industry by visiting the DeMartino Winery in the Maipo Valley region of Chile. Students and faculty heard a presentation from one of the fourth generation owners, who discussed DeMartino’s history, market position, branding, competitive strategy, exportation laws, etc. After the presentation, the MBA…

  • Health care Executive, Entrepreneur Receives UT Accomplished Alumni Award- April 27th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE— Gary Pratt, an entrepreneur and chief executive officer of an internationally recognized health care nonprofit, has received the Accomplished Alumni Award from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The 1977 business administration graduate was honored during a UT visit to speak to new venture creation classes Thursday. Lee Patouillet, associate…

  • UT MBA Team Places Second in National Deloitte Challenge Case Competition- March 24th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—A team of students from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Business Administration took high honors in the Deloitte Inaugural Supply Chain Challenge, coming in at second place. “This was an invitation-only event for the top supply chain schools in the country,” said faculty coach Mary Holcomb. “Our team…

  • Andy White of UT Aerospace and Defense MBA Program In the News- March 23rd, 2014

    By Lola Alapo Reprinted from Tennessee Today. As the mystery deepens with Malaysia Flight 370, Andy White, director of the UT Aerospace and Defense MBA program, says the situation is very similar to an incident he remembers from his time in the military. White’s story was featured in several local…

  • Trucking Study by Mary Holcomb- March 16th, 2014

    New federal regulations mandating rest time for truckers could mean increased costs for consumers, according to a study from UT’s Global Supply Chain Institute. The new hours-of-service rules are designed to improve driver safety by reducing truck driver fatigue. But the rules also mean it might take longer for companies…

  • UT Professional MBA Program Hosts Info Session on April 5- March 12th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—Business professionals interested in earning their Master of Business Administration degree while continuing to work are invited to learn about the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s, Professional MBA program on Saturday, April 5. The information session will take place from 9:30 a.m. to noon in the James A. Haslam II Business…

  • UT’s Graduate Supply Chain Program Top-Ranked by U.S. News and World Report for Eighth Year- March 11th, 2014

    The full-time MBA program and its supply chain management concentration at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, were again listed among the nation’s best in the 2015 U.S. News & World Report graduate rankings. The College of Business Administration’s supply chain management program rankedseventh among public universities and 11th nationally, unchanged from last year. “Supply chain management…

  • UT, CAI Offer Manufacturing Leadership Program- February 25th, 2014

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Business Administration is offering a manufacturing leadership program to develop effective and successful site leaders. Cleveland Associated Industries (CAI) is collaborating with UT in providing a Manufacturing Leadership Program in Bradley County, which is within driving distance of Knoxville. The program is designed…

  • Brotherly Love: Lee Brothers Graduate Together from Two UT Executive-Level MBA Programs- December 22nd, 2013

    Buddy and Richard Lee walked across the stage last December to receive their well-earned diplomas; Buddy first and then Richard. They both added MBA to the end of their names: Buddy (Lloyd Dewey Lee Jr.) earned his MBA from the UT Executive MBA for Strategic Leadership program and Richard Lee,…

  • UT Study: New Trucker Rest Rules Could Mean Higher Consumer Costs- December 22nd, 2013

    KNOXVILLE—New federal regulations mandating rest time for truckers could mean increased costs for consumers, according to a new study from the Global Supply Chain Institute at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The new hours-of-service rules from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration are designed to improve…