Haslam College of Business Newsletter

May 2017

Fastest Growth Among U.S. Public Universities Executive Education Programs

Fastest Growth Among U.S. Public Universities Executive Education Programs

The Financial Times has ranked the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business as the fastest-growing public institution in the United States for executive education programs since last year. Read More »

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Undergraduate Students Visit Atlanta and Memphis on Professional Development Trips

A group of diverse undergraduate students from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business visited Atlanta and Memphis, Tennessee, on two separate professional development trips this spring. Read More »

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Russell Crook Named First Tennessee Foundation Endowed Professor

Russell Crook, professor of management at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, was named to the newly endowed First Tennessee Foundation Professorship during a reception on May 2. Read More »

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Boyd Venture Challenge Awards Funding to Four Student Startups

Four businesses owned by UT students were recently awarded a total of $35,000 in the spring 2017 Boyd Venture Challenge. The Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in UT’s Haslam College of Business hosted the seed fund grant competition. Read More »

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UT-ORNL Doctorate First of Its Kind

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory have created a first-of-its kind data science and engineering doctoral program, the only one in the United States to pair a university and national laboratory and one of just three such big data doctoral programs in the U.S. overall. Read More »

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Summer 2017
June 1: First and Full Summer Sessions Begin

June 2: HYAB Application Deadline

July 10: Second Summer Sessions Begin

August 23: Fall Classes Begin


Spotlights
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Crystal Brooks Bill Harrison Linda Myers

Like many students across Tennessee, Crystal Brooks sold candy bars in high school to help fundraise for her class. As a freshman embarking on a new challenge, she asked her father how to go about it. Read More »

The pursuit of accounting took Bill Harrison from Kingsport, Tennessee, to Harvard Business School and back again. Harrison grew up as the son of an accountant in Kingsport and his father’s business was a family affair. Read More »

Linda Myers joined the Haslam College of Business in the fall of 2016 as a distinguished professor of accounting at the Haslam Chair of Business. Her interest in Haslam was peaked when she presented in the Haslam Distinguished Scholar Speaker Series. Read More »


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