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  • UT’s Haslam College of Business 32nd Among Public Undergrad Programs- December 18th, 2018

    Poets & Quants has named the undergraduate education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as the 32nd best among public institutions in 2018. The rankings, released on Thursday, Dec. 13, were based on a representative survey of nearly 13,000 alumni as well as school-reported data. Students…

  • Record Number of Haslam Students Studying Abroad- October 8th, 2018

    An increasingly globalized market requires professionals with international knowledge and experience. The Haslam College of Business aims to provide the opportunities and support needed to gain such experience. Sara Easler, Director of the Office of International Programs and Study Abroad, leads the effort to increase student participation in faculty-directed, summer…

  • Haslam Welcomes New Class of Freshmen and MBAs- September 11th, 2018

    An athlete, a railroad conductor and a meteorologist walk into a classroom at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. This is not the beginning of a stale joke, but the  reality for this year’s full-time MBA class at the Haslam College of Business. The group brings an average of nearly five…

  • Alumni Donate Software to Prepare Students for the Future of Transportation- July 9th, 2018

    Every day, 3.5 million truck drivers take to the open road. A large portion of these drivers haul loads selected for them by freight brokers based on static information that can be weeks out of date. Truckers often head to pick up a load or travel back home from one…

  • Board Approves Naming of UT’s Integrated Business and Engineering Program- June 22nd, 2018

    UT’s Integrated Business and Engineering Program (IBEP) will now carry the name of the man who played an instrumental role in its creation. The university’s Board of Trustees voted to approve the naming of the blended business and engineering program for Ralph Heath, a retired president of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.…

  • Haslam Students Visit Companies in Ohio and Tennessee- June 21st, 2018

    During the spring semester, groups of diverse students from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business participated in professional development trips to locations including Kingsport and Knoxville, Tennessee, as well as Cincinnati, Ohio. The trips, hosted by the college’s Office of Diversity and Community Relations, were designed to…

  • Haslam Students and Faculty Recognized at UT Chancellor’s Honors Banquet- May 11th, 2018

    Thirteen students and two faculty members were recently honored as part of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s 2018 Chancellor’s Honors Banquet. The banquet is held each spring to recognize students, faculty, staff and friends of the university for their extraordinary achievements. The campus’s Ready for the World award, honoring those…

  • From Cadbury Chocolates to Corporate Social Responsibility, Haslam Students Market Sustainability- March 29th, 2018

    A chocolate eagerly unwrapped in a child’s hand may taste all the sweeter when sustainably sourced. Motivating consumers to pluck sustainable sweets from grocery store shelves, however, has posed a business challenge with which even large companies like Mondelez International, maker of Cadbury Creme Eggs, struggle. Students enrolled in Corporate Social…

  • Commencement Speaker Scott Niswonger to Receive Honorary Degree- March 19th, 2018

    Scott Niswonger, who turned his passion for aviation into several thriving businesses with annual sales of more than $1 billion, will be recognized on May 10, 2018, with an honorary degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business. He also will deliver the college’s commencement address on that…

  • Haslam Students Reconcile Perceptions and Reality During Cuba Program- February 19th, 2018

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, began sending students to Cuba annually around the time the United States eased travel restrictions in 2015. International relations have undergone dramatic changes since, with the U.S. going so far as to draw down its embassy presence, but the students who…