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  • Google HR Business Partner to Speak at UT Feb. 27- February 6th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—Justin Angsuwat, a lead human resource business partner at Google, will be at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, on Thursday, Feb. 27, to speak about Google and his career that led him there. The event, free and open to the public, begins at 11 a.m. in Cox Auditorium in the…

  • UT Team Heads to New Jersey to Help with Super Bowl XLVIII- January 26th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—A group of students, a faculty member and an alumna of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will head to East Rutherford, N.J., next week to work behind the scenes at Super Bowl XLVIII, one of the largest one-day mega-sporting events in the world. This year’s game, on Feb. 2, will…

  • UT Students Rank in Top 3 Percent in Nation for Passing 2013 CPA Exam- January 26th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—Students from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, ranked in the top 3 percent in the nation for their passage rates on the Certified Public Accountant exam, according to recently released numbers. UT students ranked 26th out of 787 schools across all national programs, according to the National Association of State…

  • Let’s Go Shopping- January 14th, 2014

    By Lola Alapo This article was reprinted from Quest magazine. Ever been embarrassed to buy hemorrhoid ointment, tampons, adult diapers, or other personal hygiene products at the store? Chances are you have. Did you wind up buying other products you really didn’t need in an attempt to distract attention from…

  • UT Study: Political Speeches Affect Businesses’ Investments in States- January 9th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—The tone and content of a politician’s speech affects whether businesses make financial and employment investments in that politician’s state, according to a new study from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Larry Fauver, the James F. Smith Jr. Professor of Financial Institutions in the UT College of Business Administration, co-authored…

  • 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…

  • UT Professor Discusses Supply Chain Management- December 18th, 2013

    UT Associate Professor Chad Autry discusses moving packages from a warehouse to your door with WBIR reporter, John Becker. View the video.    

  • Big Data Beyond Business Intelligence: UT highlighted- December 11th, 2013

    UT professor and student quoted in article.  Read More.      

  • Business Analytics Expert Coming to UT in Feb. 2014; Registration Now Open- December 4th, 2013

    KNOXVILLE—Leading firms are now using data analytics to drive their business strategies, make critical decisions and compete through their analytical prowess. Tom Davenport, one of the world’s renowned experts and thought leaders on knowledge management, data analytics and business processes, will conduct an interactive half-day seminar at the University of…

  • UT Welcomed into CFA Institute University Recognition Program- November 20th, 2013

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville has become part of the CFA Institute University Recognition Program, a consortium that includes less than 120 universities worldwide and less than 75 in the Americas. The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation is a respected and recognized investment credential. To earn the CFA designation, individuals…