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  • Haslam College of Business Honors Outstanding Faculty and Staff- June 10th, 2022

    The Haslam College of Business recently held its annual awards celebration to recognize outstanding faculty and staff accomplishments. Chad Autry, the college’s associate dean for research and faculty, emceed the ceremony at a reception in the West Club of Neyland Stadium. Shannon McCloud from the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship…

  • Women’s Summit Focuses on Professional and Personal Balance- April 12th, 2022

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business presented its seventh annual Women in Business, Entrepreneurship and Leadership Summit on March 7. More than 65 students, faculty and staff attended this year’s hybrid in-person/online event. The conference, entitled “Refresh, Renew, Reimagine,” centered on helping attendees create strategies for achieving…

  • AIM and WEB Programs Introduce High Schoolers to Business Concepts- September 14th, 2021

    The 2021 Accounting and Information Management (AIM) Academy and Women Empowered through Business (WEB) Institute presented virtually by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business wrapped up over the summer, with a total of 19 students taking part. AIM is designed for underrepresented students, first-generation college students and…

  • Virtual Women’s Summit Focuses on Transformational Leadership- April 15th, 2021

    “Be open to a wide range of experiences. Get as many skills as you can, and really be open to all the different opportunities that will come your way when you’ve got those skills.”  That was part of the advice Madeline Rogero, former mayor of Knoxville, offered in her keynote…

  • New Director of Diversity and Community Relations Appointed at Haslam- April 23rd, 2020

    Clarence Vaughn III joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as director of diversity and community relations in early April. He takes the reins from Tyvi Small, who was elevated to UT’s vice chancellor for diversity and engagement. Vaughn will provide strategic leadership in creating an integrated…

  • Women’s Summit Focuses on Empowering Female Business Leaders- March 20th, 2020

    “Find something you care about and get actively involved in it. Then you just kind of grow.” That was the message keynote speaker Dee Haslam, CEO of Haslam Sports Group, delivered during her lunchtime comments at the fifth annual Women in Business, Entrepreneurship and Leadership Summit on Friday, March 6.…

  • Third Annual Women’s Summit Explores Leadership and Diversity- July 19th, 2019

    Approximately 50 attendees participated in the 2019 Women in Business, Entrepreneurship and Leadership Summit held in the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Sponsored by Haslam and International Paper, the summit provides an opportunity for Haslam students to network with successful mentors in the business community. The…

  • Haslam Students Visit Charlotte Businesses- June 26th, 2019

    Earlier this year, students from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina, and visited several companies to learn more about how the businesses run.  Haslam’s Office of Diversity & Community Relations hosted the trip to give students the opportunity to get a ground…

  • Haslam Students Visit Companies in Ohio and Tennessee- June 21st, 2018

    During the spring semester, groups of diverse students from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business participated in professional development trips to locations including Kingsport and Knoxville, Tennessee, as well as Cincinnati, Ohio. The trips, hosted by the college’s Office of Diversity and Community Relations, were designed to…

  • Haslam College of Business Celebrates 2018 Faculty and Staff Awards- May 8th, 2018

    The Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, announced its annual awards during a celebration held in April. The awards recognize outstanding faculty and staff accomplishments. The ceremony was held in the East Club of Neyland Stadium, and two students contributed to the ambiance of the evening.…