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  • Ten New Faculty Members Join the Haslam College of Business- September 27th, 2017

    A cohort of 10 new faculty members from the United States, Korea, Mexico and China have joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business this fall. Spread across all departments, these new faculty members bring a combined 46 years of industry experience and 87 years of teaching experience…

  • Ron Ford Presented With Accomplished Alumni Award- May 2nd, 2017

    Ron Ford (HCB, ’84) was presented with an Accomplished Alumni Award on April 20 by Stephen L. Mangum, dean and Stokely Foundation Leadership Chair at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business. Ford, who is based in Los Angeles, is a member of the college’s advisory council, senior…

  • Haslam Accounting Programs Ranked Among Top 50- January 9th, 2017

    Both the graduate and undergraduate accounting programs at the Haslam College of Business were named among the top 50 in the nation earlier this month. Accounting Degree Review, a resource website for current and prospective accounting and finance students, ranked Haslam’s undergraduate program 34th on its Best Undergraduate Accounting Schools…

  • Haslam Accounting Professor Presents at Securities and Exchange Commission- November 10th, 2016

    When Lauren Cunningham, assistant professor of accounting and information management, traveled to Washington, D.C., in late October for a joint conference of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board and Journal of Accounting Research, she also stopped at the Securities and Exchange Commission to present her research. Cunningham’s attendance at the…

  • High School Students to Participate in Accounting & Information Management Academy- July 13th, 2016

    Twenty rising high school juniors from across Tennessee will participate in the Accounting & Information Management (AIM) Academy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Haslam College of Business on July 16-20. Highlights of the program include a Jeopardy-style game, in which students join teams to compete and test their knowledge, scheduled…

  • 2016 Master of Accountancy Class Raises $46,800 to Aid Future Students- July 5th, 2016

    2016 Master of Accountancy class raised $46,800 The 2016 Master of Accountancy graduating class at the Haslam College of Business has raised $46,800 to aid future students through scholarships. The funds will be collected over three years, with students having pledged to give $100 the first year, $200 the next…

  • Chairman of Public Company Accounting Oversight Board Postpones Talk at Haslam- March 29th, 2016

    James Doty, chairman of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), has postponed his presentation to students and professors on Friday, April 1. Instead, Doty will likely speak at the C. Warren Neel Corporate Governance Center within the Haslam College of Business during Fall semester. Doty, who was appointed to…

  • UT Accounting Students Ranked 4th in the Nation on CPA Exam Pass Rates- March 28th, 2016

    KNOXVILLE—Accounting graduates from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business were ranked fourth nationally among public universities for Certified Public Accountant exam pass rates in 2015. “This success is a testament to the collective efforts of the outstanding faculty and students within the accounting program at the Haslam…

  • Haslam Graduate Accounting Program Ranked Among Top 50- December 20th, 2015

    The graduate accounting program at the Haslam College of Business was named among the top 50 in the nation earlier this month. Accounting Degree Review, a resource website for current and prospective accounting and finance students, ranked Haslam’s Master of Accountancy 34th on its 2016 list. The website highlighted the program’s…

  • More than 300 attend Accounting Day- October 25th, 2015

    On Oct. 10, 2015, the Department of Accounting and Information Management sponsored the 40th annual Warren Slagle Accounting Day at the Knoxville Marriott, an annual event that draws alumni and students alike. Hosted by the Beta Alpha Psi honor society, this year’s gathering featured guest speaker Holly Warlick, head coach of…