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  • Diversity Job Fair to Be Held Feb. 10- January 20th, 2015

    UT Career Services is hosting the seventh annual Diversity Job Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 10 from 3-5 p.m. The event will take place on the concourse level of Thompson Boling arena. More than 30 companies will be present. The career fair is designed to connect employers seeking a multicultural workplace…

  • UT Haslam College of Business Honors Alumni at Annual Gala- November 20th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business recognized the accomplishments of two alumni and one corporation during its sixth annual Alumni Awards Gala on Nov. 14. The college also honored alumnus James A. Haslam II, for whom the College of Business is named, and celebrated the culmination of…

  • Haslam Alumni Receive UT Accomplished Alumni Award- November 5th, 2014

    Molly Adams and Christi Branscom were honored at the Women in Business Conference on Oct. 24 with Accomplished Alumni Awards from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Adams (HCB ’84) currently is executive vice president of global product development for Disney Consumer Products, the business affiliate of The Walt Disney Company.…

  • UT Center Receives $20,000 for Construction Safety Research- July 24th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—A University of Tennessee, Knoxville, center dedicated to construction safety research to reduce injuries and fatalities has received $20,000 to further its work. The UT Construction Industry Research and Policy Center recently received the gift from Amerisure Insurance Company. The center is based in the UT College of Business Administration.…

  • Carcello Discusses SEC Advisory Role on All Things Considered- July 16th, 2014

    Joe Carcello, a professor at the University of Tennessee College of Business, is one of 21 people on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Investor Advisory Committee. On Wednesday, July 16, he joined WUOT All Things Considered host Brandon Hollingsworth about his role on that SEC panel.  More

  • UT Undergraduate Business Plan Contest Honors Six Student Companies- June 8th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE– Six student-owned businesses won the seventh annual Undergraduate Business Plan Competition at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, this spring. They were chosen from among 31 business plans that competed for $20,000 in donated prize money in a contest sponsored by the UT Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, housed…

  • Professional MBA alum takes full advantage of the UT/Y-12 partnership, as researcher, student, and teacher.- June 4th, 2014

    A prospering partnership In September of 2011, Y-12 and the University of Tennessee signed a Joint Assignment Agreement, the first of its kind for an NNSA production site, to allow for the formal exchange of key personnel. Today, both sites are reaping the benefits of this unique partnership, which brings…

  • Innovative Wedding Registry Wins Spring 2014 Vol Court Session- May 15th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—A business that simplifies wedding registries for couples is the winner of this semester’s Vol Court pitch competition. Dave Seeman, senior in mechanical engineering and founder of Willow List, an innovative gift registry that uses crowd sourcing to fund gifts, won first place and received $1,000 to move his business…

  • Reger Appointed Research Director for UT’s Anderson Center- May 14th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—Rhonda Reger, a professor of strategic management and entrepreneurship at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has been appointed director of research for the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. She will be responsible for fostering and generating external funding to support entrepreneurship research. The Anderson Center is based in the…

  • 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…