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  • Healthcare Innovation EasyWhip Wins Fall 2017 Vol Court Pitch Competition- November 21st, 2017

    A time-saving surgical tool created by UT graduate student Lia Winter took home the top prize at this semester’s Vol Court Pitch Competition. Winter pitched the device, EasyWhip, to beat a record 23 competitors. Vol Court is hosted twice a year by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in…

  • UT Global Supply Chain Institute Issues White Paper on Supply Chain Collaboration Best Practices- October 17th, 2017

    Cross-functional collaboration and supply chain integration are challenging business goals that many companies deprioritize because their value is hard to define. A new study from the Global Supply Chain Institute finds that not only does internal collaboration create financial worth but also that benchmark companies are leveraging collaboration outside their organizations…

  • 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.…

  • Haslam Hosts Forum on Practical Business Uses for Big Data- October 5th, 2017

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business will gather analytics experts from across the country October 11-13 for its semiannual Business Analytics Forum. The forum will explore how companies are using data to innovate in practical ways. Keynote speaker Sam Ransbotham will address the hype surrounding breakthrough uses of big data.…

  • 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…

  • Lee Scott, former Wal-Mart CEO, talks retail lessons at Graduate Business Symposium- November 23rd, 2016

    Lee Scott, chairman of the BDT Capital advisory board and former CEO of Wal-Mart, spoke in early November, at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business First Tennessee Foundation Graduate Business Symposium. Scott is widely credited for reinvigorating Wal-Mart's mission and transforming the company into a respected corporate…

  • Haslam Once Again Named Outstanding Business School by Princeton Review- November 8th, 2016

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business has been named an outstanding business school in the Princeton Review’s annual guide, “The Best 294 Business Schools: 2017 Edition.” Haslam, as in previous years, was chosen for the distinction based on its MBA program. According to the publishers of the…

  • Haslam Alumni Named to “40 Under 40”- April 29th, 2016

    Nine University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business alumni have been named to the Greater Knoxville Business Journal’s “40 under 40: Knoxville’s Rising Stars” list for 2016. According to the journal, the list includes “city employees, entrepreneurs, scientists, doctors and agents of change,” all of whom “share a passion for…

  • 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…

  • Tom Cervone Returns to UT as Managing Director of Professional MBA Program- December 2nd, 2013

    KNOXVILLE—Tom Cervone has returned to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, as managing director of the Professional Master of Business Administration program. Cervone is a 2010 graduate of the program, which is based in the College of Business Administration. Since graduation, he has been serving as a leadership development coach for…