College of Business Administration Celebrates the Dedication of the James A. Haslam II Business Building
The James A. Haslam II Business Building on the campus of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, was formally dedicated on Tuesday, January 6. As part of the grand opening celebration, College of Business Administration Dean Jan Williams hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony in the atrium of the new six-story building. Speakers included UT President John Petersen, UT Knoxville Interim Provost Susan Martin and Jim Haslam, a long-time supporter of the university for whom the new building is named. Following their remarks, Dean Williams and Mr. Haslam proceeded to the mezzanine level of the building to cut a bright orange ribbon which hung vertically from the top floor of the atrium.
Want to Display your College of Business Administration Pride— and Help the College at the Same Time?
The College of Business Administration will soon have an online store full of college apparel, computer accessories, car decals, and more! Proceeds from the store’s sales will benefit the UT Knoxville College of Business and go towards student and faculty support. Watch for sale items as they will change regularly. Show your CBA pride and visit our new store when it opens later this month. Access the store via the college's website at http://bus.utk.edu.
PepsiCo Foundation Awards $350,000 to UTK College of Business Administration to Fund Diversity Efforts
The College of Business Administration recently received a $350,000 grant from the PepsiCo Foundation to support the college’s diversity efforts of student recruitment, retention, and professional development. The grant, which will be paid over five years, was announced by 1983 college alumnus John Compton, CEO of PepsiCo Americas Foods.
Renowned Financial Advisor Dave Ramsey Visits the College of Business Administration
This fall, renowned financial advisor Dave Ramsey visited the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, campus to talk to College of Business Administration students about how to budget for college and life after graduation
MBA Team Wins Second in National Case Competition
The full-time MBA team representing the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Business Administration placed second at the National Black MBA Association Case Competition in Washington, D.C., September 2008, beating out 28 other teams.
College of Business Administration Grads Enjoy Meeting Fellow Alumni
This fall, alumni of UTK’s College of Business Administration enjoyed attending alumni receptions taking place throughout the eastern U.S. The receptions, hosted by alumni themselves, provided an opportunity for graduates to see friends and fellow graduates and to meet new acquaintances.