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Starting Your Day with Rude-Colored Glasses

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 08/23/2017 - 16:51
Workers who witness incivility in the morning often spend the rest of the day wearing "rude-colored glasses" that taint their perceptions of the world. New research forthcoming in the Journal of Applied Psychology shows that a single exposure to unkind or thoughtless behavior can trigger the...
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To-Do List for Uber's Potential New 'Grownup'

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 08/23/2017 - 16:43
Departing General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt is a household name to investors on Wall Street, while Uber, scandal-ridden and operating at loss, reportedly is positioning for an initial public offering. This week's news that Immelt is Uber's new-CEO frontrunner caught some observers off-guar...
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UMD Students Present Social Enterprise Research in Rome

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 08/23/2017 - 15:30
Four undergraduate students from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business produced research for a new Social Enterprise Ecosystems Report, released Aug. 16 in collaboration with Deloitte, Capital One and Halcyon Incubator in Washington, D.C.
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Relive Totality With Clark School Images, Videos

Clark School of Engineering - Tue, 08/22/2017 - 17:29
View landscapes and research operations at three locations. 
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Middle School Students Learn How To Be Changemakers

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Tue, 08/22/2017 - 11:14
What makes your heart pump? When do you feel like you’re in the zone? What type of work makes you feel the most you? These are all questions that 100 rising eighth graders answered when they visited the University of Maryland this summer to learn about social innovation.
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Yao Receives Education Award from the American Chemical Society Division of Agrochemicals

Clark School of Engineering - Tue, 08/22/2017 - 10:10
The recent alumnae was recognized for research on poultry house emissions.
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Watch the Clark School's total eclipse live stream starting at 2:40 p.m. Eastern Time

Clark School of Engineering - Mon, 08/21/2017 - 13:04
The stream will take place from South Carolina.
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Smith MBA Students Excel in AECOM Innovation Challenge

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 08/18/2017 - 16:04
During the spring 2017 semester, four part-time MBA students studying at the Washington, D.C., campus of the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business participated in the AECOM Innovation Challenge – a two-credit independent study course.
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Mary Bowden Appointed Acting Director of WIE

Clark School of Engineering - Fri, 08/18/2017 - 13:05
Visiting Assistant Professor Mary Bowden became acting director of the Women in Engineering (WIE) program.
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Clark School Participates in Solar Eclipse

Clark School of Engineering - Fri, 08/18/2017 - 09:09
The Clark School is deploying teams of faculty, staff and students to experience the solar eclipse in-person.
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A Conversation With Greg Lewis, Deloitte Intern

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 08/18/2017 - 02:02
In this edition, Greg Lewis, MBA Candidate 2018, lets us in on what it's like to work as a Strategy and Operations Summer Associate at Deloitte in Arlington, VA.
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A Conversation With Nina Kouadio, AT&T Intern

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 08/18/2017 - 02:00
In this edition, Nina Kouadio, MBA Candidate 2018, lets us in on what it's like to work as an Associate Brand Management Intern at AT&T.
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Journalism Interactive Promises Real-World, Hands-On Training

Philip Merrill College of Journalism - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 14:47
COLLEGE PARK, Md. Aug. 17 – The draft program for Journalism Interactive 2017 is out, with a lineup of more than 40 accomplished speakers, two dozen sessions and hands-on-training designed to help journalism educators stay at the forefront of digital storytelling....
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Podcast: Talent Development at Hilton

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 13:59
Kimo Kippon earned generous tips as a waiter in Hawaii, so he actually took a step down in pay when he moved into management. "It was a desire to be part of something bigger and to really help people," Kippon says in episode 3 of Beyond Business, a podcast series hosted by Smith School profe...
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Life After Berkshire for GE

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 15:42
Revelation this week of Berkshire Hathaway dumping its $315 million stake in General Electric is stoking doubt in the blue chip stock. One analyst describes GE as "the dog of the Dow," citing Berkshire's selloff of its 10.6 million shares as an exclamation point to a bad year. "The outlook f...
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In Poor Health Series Wins Major NABJ Collegiate Award

Philip Merrill College of Journalism - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 15:41
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (August 16) – Merrill College’s urban affairs reporting class (Professor Sandy Banisky), Capital News Service (CNS Digital Bureau Chief Sean Mussenden) and Visiting Fellow Tom Bettag were named National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) “Salute to...
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Miller Center September Events

College of Arts and Humanities - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 11:01
Miller Center September Events Save the dates for three Miller Center events in September:   AnnouncementsHistory
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Legislators, University Administrators Gather to Launch Maryland Energy Innovation Institute

Clark School of Engineering - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 00:00
The institute was created to turn research breakthroughs into commercial, clean energy solutions.
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