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QUEST Honors Program Celebrates 25 Years

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Tue, 10/10/2017 - 13:37
The Quality Enhancement Systems and Teams (QUEST) Honors Program at the University of Maryland celebrated 25 years of continuous improvement with a spectacular anniversary gala on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at The Hotel, the new luxury hotel and conference center at UMD. Attendees included more...
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FALL 2017 ARHU LEADERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS

College of Arts and Humanities - Tue, 10/10/2017 - 09:54
FALL 2017 ARHU LEADERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS New leadership appointments for the 2017-18 academic year. Announcements, New AppointmentsFacultyCreativity, Digital Humanities, Diversity, Women/GenderHayim Lapin, Trevor Muñoz, Carol Stabile, Britta AndersonArt History and Archaeology, College of Arts and...
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QUEST Team Wins IBM Design Challenge

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Tue, 10/10/2017 - 09:07
Undergraduate students from the University of Maryland’s QUEST honors program took center stage on Oct. 7, 2017, as they pitched their ideas to a panel of IBM judges. In celebration of the program’s 25th anniversary, IBM partnered with Quality Enhancement Systems and Teams (QUEST) to introdu...
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UMD Researchers Work to Mitigate Water Scarcity Crisis with Solar-Powered Devices Made of Wood

Clark School of Engineering - Tue, 10/10/2017 - 00:00
Low-cost, enviro-friendly devices use natural nanoengineering
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Hubbard to be Inducted as Hagler Institute Faculty Fellow

Clark School of Engineering - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 18:31
Dr. James E. Hubbard, Jr. is one of seven 2017–18 Faculty Fellows of the Hagler Institute for Advanced Study.
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Dingman Center Expands Board of Advisors

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 16:38
The Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland has expanded its Board of Advisors from 15 to 21 members. The additions are part of an effort to engage more successful founders, investors and business leaders in the activities of the Center and expand its  ts footprint ...
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INAUGURAL ARHU RESEARCH ADVISORY COMMITTEE

College of Arts and Humanities - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 13:03
INAUGURAL ARHU RESEARCH ADVISORY COMMITTEE Announcing the Inaugural Arts and Humanities Research Advisory Committee AnnouncementsFacultyArts and Humanities Center for Synergy, College of Arts and Humanities
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HASAN ELAHI ON DIGITAL PRIVACY

College of Arts and Humanities - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:46
HASAN ELAHI ON DIGITAL PRIVACY Wed, 9/20/17 Elahi explores hiding in plain sight and smartphones as master spies. Weighing InFaculty, Staff, Graduate, UndergraduateCreativity, Digital Humanitieshasan elahiArt, College of Arts and Humanities, Digital Cultures and Creativity
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ARTIST VISITS BOISE TO EXPLORE IDEAS OF WESTERN EXPANSION AND SURVEILLANCE

College of Arts and Humanities - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:23
ARTIST VISITS BOISE TO EXPLORE IDEAS OF WESTERN EXPANSION AND SURVEILLANCETue, 9/26/17 Art professor Hasan Elahi spoke about his FBI interrogation experience. Exhibitions and PerformancesFaculty, Staff, Graduate, UndergraduateCreativity, Digital Humanitieshasan elahiArt, College of Arts and...
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The Business Case for Sustainability

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 15:36
The new standard of corporate sustainability goes way beyond complying with regulators and appeasing nonprofits. Business leaders today are being pushed to embed social and environmental impact into the value chain to drive performance and competitive advantage. The work is complicated and s...
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FPE Alumnus Personifies the American Dream

Clark School of Engineering - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 14:27
Jack Poole, Principal at Poole Fire Protection, hopes to inspire future FPE grads.
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Undergrads Take Business Etiquette 101

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 14:19
First impressions are everything in the world of business. How you present yourself can determine whether you are hired or not. With small classes focused on relevant topics outside of academics, the class BMGT398T is concentrated on helping transfer students build and maintain their profess...
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Investor, Philanthropist and Smith School Benefactor Michael Dingman dies at 86

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 11:49
Michael David Dingman, benefactor and namesake of the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, died on Oct. 3, 2017, at his home in Lyford Cay, Bahamas. He was 86.
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MILKBOY ARTHOUSE, THE NEWEST ADDITION TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD

College of Arts and Humanities - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 10:55
MILKBOY ARTHOUSE, THE NEWEST ADDITION TO THE NEIGHBORHOODWed, 10/4/17 Local DC blogger and UMD alumna, Petal McDonald, reviews the Keith Wallace performance at MilkBoy ArtHouse. Exhibitions and PerformancesAlumni, Faculty, Staff, Graduate, UndergraduateCreativity, Race/EthnicityClarice Smith...
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The Home of the Future

Clark School of Engineering - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 17:10
Take a look inside reACT, UMD's entry in the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon competition.
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Povich Center, espnW partner to explore challenges facing female athletes, journalists

Philip Merrill College of Journalism - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 14:48
The Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism at the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism and espnW have partnered to host a one-and-a-half day conference titled “Women, Sports and Media: Coverage, Careers, Consequences” April 20-21. In the first of its kind, this...
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