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  • Applications Open for NSF I-Corps Spring Super Regional at University of Tennessee at Chattanooga- February 11th, 2022

    Applications are open for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Innovation Corps (I-Corps) spring 2022 Super Regional workshop series, to be held at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Mapp Building, Second Floor, 410 E. 8th St., Chattanooga, TN 37403. The three-week customer-discovery program kicks off on…

  • Winning Product in 2021 R&D 100 Awards Received Marketing Help from Haslam Students- November 15th, 2021

    It takes a village to raise a child, the saying goes. To nurture an idea from mental construct to marketable product, it takes several parties willing to work for years on a device that could very well fail. Precision Deicer, an innovative road brine delivery system, came to fruition through…

  • First Horizon Bank Announces $1 Million Endowment to Haslam College of Business- November 8th, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business has received a commitment from First Horizon Bank for a $500,000 endowment. Since the endowment supports strategic priorities for the college, it will receive one-to-one matching funds through the Haslam Matching Gift Program for a total gift of $1 million. A…

  • For Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Education Increases Business Location Options- October 11th, 2021

    About half of the immigrant entrepreneurs in the U.S. initially come to this country to obtain a university degree. When they’re ready to establish a business in their host country, though, how do they choose a location for their new venture? A recent study shows that highly educated immigrant entrepreneurs…

  • Applications Open for NSF I-Corps Fall Regional, Aimed at Commercializing Technology Ideas, at UT- September 27th, 2021

    Applications are open for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Innovation Corps (I-Corps) fall 2021 regional workshop series at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The kick-off program will be held October 15, and the closing workshop will be November 5 in the Haslam College of Business, HBB 401. In between, participants…

  • Fifteen New Faculty Members Join UT’s Haslam College of Business- August 23rd, 2021

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business welcomes 15 new faculty members this fall. They join the departments of accounting and information management, business analytics and statistics, graduate and executive education, management and entrepreneurship, marketing and supply chain management. With experience in different industries, educational settings and regions of the globe, the group both enhances Haslam’s instructional repertoire and…

  • Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards Provide Funding for 32 Leading Faculty- August 6th, 2021

    The 2021 Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards program has awarded 32 grants totaling more than $700,000 to Haslam College of Business faculty members to conduct high-quality research. In its eight years, the program has funded nearly $4 million in faculty research. “These summer research awards make it possible for the…

  • How Do Activists Choose Companies to Target for Social Campaigns?- July 28th, 2021

    With large budgets and high media profiles, corporations have the power to model change on issues such as workplace bias and environmental impact. When social activists want to pressure companies to make certain changes, they may utilize tactics such as boycotts, public protests and lawsuits. Corporate social performance (CSP) refers…

  • After Decades of Service, Work and Family, Non-Traditional Student to Earn Degree- May 4th, 2021

    Four years ago, Rich Lyke was facing an uncertain future. On the verge of losing his customer service job, he wasn’t sure what to do next. Now, with a double major in marketing and management at the Haslam College of Business, he’s preparing to graduate from the University of Tennessee,…

  • For New Alumna, Investment Leads to Opportunity- April 27th, 2021

    From an early age, Elana Ladd (HCB, ’20) learned how good it felt to dedicate herself to achieving a goal. She started working at age 16 and set her sights on using her income to fix up a used truck. Although the progress was gradual as she saved up for…