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  • Day One of the Business Analytics Forum a Success- September 12th, 2014

    Day one of the bi-annual Business Analytics Forum at The University of Tennessee began early; for some maybe a little too early. The night before the official beginning of the forum, several Masters in Business Analytics students took part in a data visualization competition. In the competition, students groups were…

  • UT’s Engineering and Supply Chain Management Top-Ranked by U.S. News and World Report- September 8th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s, College of Engineering has taken a large leap forward and is now ranked 32nd among all public universities and 57th among all undergraduate programs, according to the U.S. News and World Report’s 2015 rankings released today. The College of Business Administration’s supply chain management program…

  • UT Undergraduate Supply Chain Program Ranked Third in US by Gartner report- August 19th, 2014

    UT’s undergraduate supply chain program was recently ranked third in the US, according to a report from a leading industry company. Gartner Inc. placed UT’s program just behind those at Michigan State and Pennsylvania State, which tied for first. UT previously ranked eleventh. The program is housed in the College…

  • UT Business Department Gets a New Name, Driven by Change in Business Environment- July 26th, 2014

    The Department of Statistics, Operations, and Management Science in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Business Administration has a new name. The Department of Business Analytics and Statistics Why the change?  “We wanted a department name that better reflects the programs we teach, the kind of research we conduct,…

  • Business Analytics Publication: Real-time order tracking for supply systems with multiple transportation stages- July 17th, 2014

    Dr. Nana Bryan and Dr. Mandyam M. Srinivasan European Journal Operational Research Volume 236, Issue 2, 16 July 2014, Pages 548–560 Read full article here. Abstract: This paper presents a stochastic model that evaluates the value of real-time shipment tracking information for supply systems that consist of a retailer, a manufacturer, and…

  • UT Risk Mitigation Study Shows Companies Lacking in Assessments, Strategies- July 16th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE — Outside risks can stretch supply chains’ capabilities to the breaking point, but executives who run them often fail to develop risk contingency plans, according to a new study from the Global Supply Chain Institute at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Ninety percent of the firms surveyed do not…

  • 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’s Carcello Named to Securities and Exchange Commission Committee- July 2nd, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has named University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Professor Joseph V. Carcello to its Investor Advisory Committee. He is the only business school professor appointed to the committee. Carcello is the E&Y and Business Alumni Professor and head of the Department of Accounting and Information Management…

  • Business Analytics Expert Coming to UT in September; Registration Open- June 25th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—Business leaders and professionals are oftentimes overwhelmed by information, not because there is too much, but because they don’t know how to tame it. Stephen Few, one of the world’s renowned experts and thought leaders on business analytics, quantitative techniques and data analysis, will conduct an interactive half-day seminar on…

  • UT Human Resources Student Organization Recognized as Industry Best- June 11th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE — The student chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has been named the most outstanding chapter worldwide, according to its parent organization. This is the third consecutive year the chapter has been recognized with the honor. The chapter is based in…