Updates and Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Virtual Women’s Summit Focuses on Transformational Leadership

April 15, 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 address at the sixth annual Women in Business, Entrepreneurship and Leadership Summit hosted by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business in March. 

Pollock Combines Storytelling and Scholarly Writing in New Book

April 14, 2021

For Tim Pollock, Haslam Chair in Business and Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, an early love of writing has led to decades of studying and practicing the craft. Now he's written his own book on the subject.

Brands Bet on Products, Production, and Story – Not Issues – in Game-Day Advertising

April 13, 2021

As world events have changed consumers’ priorities, they also have altered companies’ approach to marketing, particularly on the biggest advertising day of the year. The research team of Tyler Milfeld, a marketing Ph.D. student at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, and his advisor Dan Flint, Regal Professor of Marketing at Haslam, has been studying the shifting trends in Super Bowl ads for three years.

Finance Students Gain First-Hand Experience on Consulting Project

April 12, 2021

At the Haslam College of Business, learning doesn’t stop with the creation and sharing of knowledge. Applying that knowledge is a core part of the college’s mission. Students in Tracie Woidtke’s MBA and undergraduate honors Financial Management class put their knowledge into practice by consulting on real projects with HCA Healthcare, La-Z-Boy and SmartBank.

Enrollment Open for Upcoming Graduate and Executive Degree Courses

April 9, 2021

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business plans to welcome students back to a fully open campus this fall, with appropriate health and safety precautions in place to address COVID-19.

More than 650 Haslam Students Celebrated during Graduate Education Week

April 6, 2021

Each year, nearly 8,500 graduate students earn degrees from graduate education programs in Tennessee. These programs generate a $1.1 billion-dollar economic impact in the state. Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has recognized the importance of the state’s graduate and executive education programs by designating April 6-10 Graduate Education Week.