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In Memoriam: Mary Holcomb

Mary Holcomb, professor at the Haslam College of Business for more than 28 years, passed away on Friday, February 12, 2021. Mary was a true Vol for life.

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Can Supply Chain Integrity Predict Sustainability?

Led by values-driven millennial consumers, the market is putting considerable pressure on companies to be ethically responsible, part of the increasing focus on companies’ environmental, social and financial performance.

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Supply Chain Summer Workshop Provides Students Hands-on Experience in Lieu of Internships

The novel coronavirus’ impact on the U.S. economy has upended the business plans of many companies.

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Haslam Student Wins Richter Scholarship

The R. Gene and Nancy D. Richter Foundation and the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) have selected Spencer Strei, a supply chain management major with a collateral in international business and minor in statistics at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, to receive the 2020 R. Gene Richter Scholarship.

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Haslam Supply Chain Students Gain Real E-Procurement Experience in Class Project

Two professors in the Department of Supply Chain Management at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business recently created a semester-long gamified buyer-supplier project to give students experience dealing with the digital changes coming in supply chain management.