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Nobel Laureate Thomas J. Sargent addresses UTC crowd

Dr. Thomas J. Sargent is quite sure that President Obama knows two countries that use U.S. currency, but he doubts he could name the third country. Sargent, the William R. Berkeley Professor of Economics and Business at New York University who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in 2011 for his “empirical research on cause and effect in the macroeconomy,”

Student takes product from Elevator Pitch Competition to stores

By Cheryl Toomey, University Relations Graduate Assistant Ladders are a common tool for construction workers and do-it-yourselfers, but ladders that are set up on uneven surfaces can lead to serious injury for professionals and laymen. Daniel Taylor, a junior business major at UTC, came up with a clever solution to the problem.  The Ladder Levelizer first appeared at the 2013 UTC Elevator Pitch Competition and can now be bought

College of Business hosts Down with the Dean event

Students had the opportunity to munch free food, gather up giveaways, explore what the COB has to offer, and soak faculty members.

Symposium on Healthcare and Analytics in Research and Practice

The UTC College of Business presents the Symposium on Healthcare and Analytics in Research and Practice (SHARP) on Thursday and Friday, October 16-17, at the Chattanooga Marriot Downtown.  SHARP 2014 will bring together academic professionals and industry representatives who share a common passion for application, research and educational innovation in the field of analytics. In that spirit of open innovation, SHARP offers the opportunity to learn from, contribute your

Social media: marketing professor researches “friending” employees, students

Should a supervisor ask to friend an employee? How does a student feel about receiving a Facebook friend request from a professor?

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