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Touring the World, Virtually, During Embassy Day

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 02/17/2021 - 14:04
At Maryland Smith, global experiences come in many forms.   
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Mid-Atlantic Quantum Alliance Expands Impact and Reach with Addition of 10 New Partners

Clark School of Engineering - Wed, 02/17/2021 - 12:24
The 24 MQA members are building a vibrant and diverse ecosystem designed to foster U.S. and regional leadership in the coming quantum technology revolution.
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UMD Research Sheds Light on Holiday Travel and COVID

Clark School of Engineering - Wed, 02/17/2021 - 10:36
Correlations were tracked using mobile device data.
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Senbet Appointed to Ethiopian Economic Advisory Council

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 02/17/2021 - 09:58
Maryland Smith finance professor Lemma W. Senbet was appointed to a newly created Independent Council of Economic Advisors in his native Ethiopia by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. Senbet, an expert and leader in economic policy in Africa, is the William E.
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Run the World Movement Challenge Honors Women Engineers

Clark School of Engineering - Mon, 02/15/2021 - 10:25
WIE event celebrates UMD’s Jeanette Epps, Women’s History Month
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Egan Receives Two Outstanding Research Awards

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 02/12/2021 - 16:32
For an unprecedented third time, Toby Egan, associate professor in the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business and its School of Public Policy, was recently awarded the Richard A. Swanson Research Excellence Award, given to the authors of the outstanding refereed research...
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In Hospital Project, QUEST Students Prescribe Changes

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 02/12/2021 - 15:30
A virtual trip to the doctor’s office was quite productive for these Maryland Smith students. This past semester, a team of QUEST Honors Program students worked with Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C., to provide recommendations toward improving the patient experience, reducing...
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An Entrepreneur is Born

Clark School of Engineering - Fri, 02/12/2021 - 14:40
ChBE Alumni Joseph Sciamanna ('19) discusses how his stint at UMD led to the founding of his first company.
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The Global Shakeout: Five Global Trends that will Impact Global Business

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Thu, 02/11/2021 - 16:18
The Center for Global Business (CGB) hosted its annual conversation with Eric Peterson, partner and managing director, Global Business Policy Council, Kearney, on Monday, February 8, as part of the Distinguished Speakers in International Business Series (DSS).
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Maryland Smith’s Raghavan Heads NSF Research on Illicit Drug Trafficking

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Thu, 02/11/2021 - 12:52
Maryland Smith’s S. Raghu Raghavan is the principal investigator for a five-year National Science Foundation collaborative research award worth nearly $1 million to look into drug cartels: Discovery, Analysis, and Disruption of Illicit Narcotic Supply Networks. As transnational drug cartels ...
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How D.C.-Maryland Restaurants are Adapting to COVID

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Thu, 02/11/2021 - 12:45
Restaurateurs and Food Columnist Tim Carman to Discuss Strategies for Survival in a Maryland Smith-Hosted Webinar As restaurants have been particularly challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business has organized an online panel discussio...
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Three Ways TerpTax Adapted in the Pandemic

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Thu, 02/11/2021 - 11:35
For many organizations, the pandemic era has been a test of resilience and adaptability. Maryland Smith’s TerpTax is acing that test. TerpTax, Maryland Smith’s free tax preparation service, puts volunteer undergrad students to work helping qualifying community members and UMD graduate studen...
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For EMBA, a Gender Parity Milestone

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 02/10/2021 - 15:05
Maryland Smith’s Executive MBA program has hit another milestone – gender parity. For the 2021 cohort, 54% of the students are women. That’s a first for the program, which is ranked No. 11 in the United States, according to the Financial Times.
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Unlocking the Mysteries of Fire ... in Space

Clark School of Engineering - Wed, 02/10/2021 - 08:40
A University of Maryland engineer's work aboard the International Space Station could lead to cleaner engines and power plants, and safer living conditions in space.
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A. James Clark Scholars Program: Building Relationships that Lead to Success

Clark School of Engineering - Tue, 02/09/2021 - 17:10
Meet Kristen Yee, Steven Hu, and Meron Yonas as they offer a glimpse into what it means to be an A. James Clark Scholar at the University of Maryland's A. James Clark School of Engineering.
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