Students of the College of Law will soon be able to practice trademark law before the US Department of Commerce’s US Patent and Trademark Office. UT is one of only forty-seven law schools chosen to participate in the USPTO Law School Clinic Certification Pilot Program.
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UT Culinary Program students catered and served lunch to 120 American Red Cross volunteers last week. WATE-TV Channel 6 featured the students’ efforts in this story.
The Construction Industry Research and Policy Center recently received $20,000 from Amerisure Insurance Company to further its work. The center is dedicated to construction safety research to reduce injuries and fatalities. The center is based in the College of Business Administration. Several media outlets featured the news. They include: WATE-TV Channel 6 WDEF-TV News 12 WRCB News
Local NPR affiliate 91.9FM WUOT recently featured Professor Joseph Carcello and his appointment to the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s Investor Advisory Committee. Listen to the full story and also read it here. Carcello is the E&Y and Business Alumni Professor and head of the Department of Accounting and Information Management in the College of Business Administration. He
A group of seniors have been biking cross-country to raise awareness about human trafficking and money to fight modern-day slavery. They arrive in Knoxville last week. Their efforts have been featured by local and national media including: Daily Reporter (Indiana) Knoxville News Sentinel Kusi News (San Diego) Montrose (Colorado) Daily Press Navajo (Arizona) Times Northwest
Business professor Joseph Carcello has been named to the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s Investor Advisory Committee. The Knoxville News Sentinel highlighted the news in this article.
The US Securities and Exchange Commission has named Professor Joseph V. Carcello to its Investor Advisory Committee. He is the only business school professor appointed to the committee. Carcello is the E&Y and Business Alumni Professor and head of the Department of Accounting and Information Management in UT’s College of Business Administration. He also is executive director of the UT Neel Corporate Governance Center.
Business leaders and professionals are often overwhelmed by information—not because there is too much, but because they don’t know how to tame it. Stephen Few, one of the world’s most renowned experts on business analytics, quantitative techniques, and data analysis, will conduct an interactive half-day seminar on how to effectively present and analyze quantitative business data on September 11 at UT.
BI Software Insight, an online hub for business intelligence-related news, named UT’s Master in Business Analytics as one of the top big data and analytics programs in the country. It’s one of the top 25 programs identified that help meet the rising demand for data scientists and analysts who are capable of turning data into insights. Read the
UT faculty joined community volunteers this weekend to install a new natural playground at the North Head Start Center. The playground will give students a new recreation area and provide researchers with an opportunity to study the environment’s impact on children’s activity levels. The effort is part of the Partners through Playgrounds project, which will study how