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Robert H. Smith School of Business

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2020 Cybersecurity Forum: Maryland Smith Grad Gives Insight into Cyber-Securing America

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 13:03
Among U.S. Army branches, Infantry, Special Forces and Corps of Engineers are household names. Perhaps “Cyber,” the newest branch, is approaching such status. “We look to do partnerships in how to secure our nation in a cyberattack, based on the reality that targeted attacks can deny or disr...
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Maryland Smith’s Online MBA Program Ranks Among Top 10

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 12:36
The Online MBA Program at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business is ranked No. 10 in the latest U.S. News and World Report Best Online MBA Programs, published today.
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Kirsch Has an Eye on the Past

Thu, 01/02/2020 - 15:53
It starts with horse manure: How past problems influence the present. Maryland Smith’s David A. Kirsch never planned on being an academic, but the entrepreneurship professor and author just keeps finding new problems to tackle. “What am I going to do when I grow up?” Kirsch would ask himself...
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Maryland Smith’s Snider Center Marks Five-Year Anniversary

Thu, 01/02/2020 - 10:05
Marking its fifth anniversary, the Ed Snider Center for Enterprise and Markets at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business is taking stock of its mission-aligned research and outreach.
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Annual Cybersecurity Forum Set for Jan. 8

Thu, 01/02/2020 - 08:47
About 60 cyber and policy experts representing academia, business and government will participate in the 16th annual Forum on Financial Information Systems and Cybersecurity: A Public Policy Perspective, from 9 a.m.-4:10 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, in Van Munching Hall, Room 1412 at the Un...
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Annual Cybersecurity Forum Slated for Jan. 8

Tue, 12/31/2019 - 11:03
About 60 cyber and policy experts representing academia, business and government will participate in the 16th annual Forum on Financial Information Systems and Cybersecurity: A Public Policy Perspective, from 9 a.m.-4:10 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, in Van Munching Hall, Room 1412 at the Un...
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Embrace Diversity, Adversity and Social Responsibility, Maryland Smith Speaker Tells Winter Grads

Thu, 12/19/2019 - 09:07
Celebrating heritage, adhering to high ethical standards and overcoming all obstacles were among the many career recommendations shared with students by keynote speaker Jose Antonio Tijerino during commencement exercises on December 18, 2019, at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith S...
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Center for Global Business Selects Winter 2020 Undergraduate Communication Liasons

Wed, 12/18/2019 - 14:21
Kara Korab, program manager for the Center for Global Business at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business, writes about the Smith School Study Abroad Ambassador program.
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Maryland Smith Undergraduate Students Compete at International Business Case Challenge

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 21:32
Greg Rafal, assistant director of the Center for Global Business, writes about the International Business Case Challenge at the University of Connecticut, held Nov. 13-17, 2019.
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Students Savor a Break, With Pancakes During Stacks on Smith

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 12:46
On December 10, 2019, Maryland Smith hosted Stacks on Smith, a night for students to relax during finals week and enjoy a pancake breakfast.
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Maryland Smith’s Winter Commencement is Dec. 17

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 08:11
Join the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business in celebrating the accomplishments of its graduates, during Winter Commencement starting 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, at the Xfinity Center in College Park, Md.
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Student Venture Hydraze Advances at University of Maryland’s Hult Prize Competition

Mon, 12/09/2019 - 15:59
On December 6, 2019, the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship hosted its second annual edition of Hult@UMD as part of the global student social entrepreneurship case competition. The Hult Prize asks participants to explore ideas that answer a specific social challenge. This year’s challenge w...
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NSF Awards $1M to Develop Open Knowledge Database for Business

Mon, 12/09/2019 - 10:02
The National Science Foundation has awarded $1 million to a multi-institutional team that includes a UMD business professor to help develop an open knowledge database to benefit entrepreneurs and small businesses. Louiqa Raschid, a professor of information systems in the Robert H. Smith Scho...
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Maryland Smith’s Merrill Presidential Scholar Honorees

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 07:20
Students Reflect on Mentors Suarez, Kudisch and Bailey. And Vice Versa Three pairs of Maryland Smith students-faculty mentors were recognized in a recent event honoring this year’s graduating class of University of Maryland Philip Merrill Presidential Scholars. The program further cited a K-...
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Global Competencies for the 21st Century Workplace

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 10:43
For its annual Distinguished Speakers Series in International Business during International Education Week, the Center for Global Business at Maryland Smith hosted a conversation with Smith alumni on global competencies for the 21st-century workplace on Thursday, November 21.
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CHITA 2019: Insights from the Health Industry Trenches and Academic Labs

Wed, 11/27/2019 - 10:20
Analytics guru Pamela Peele and a Maryland Smith graduate helping transform a pharmacy supply chain to a full-fledged healthcare provider were among several presenters who shared insights with researchers, industry leaders and policymakers at the 
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Five UMD Student Startups Named Finalists at Pitch Dingman Competition Semifinals

Mon, 11/25/2019 - 13:36
On November 22, 2019 in Van Munching Hall’s Tyser Auditorium, the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at Maryland Smith hosted the semifinal round of Pitch Dingman Competition, featuring 10 undergraduate, graduate and PhD student-run businesses across University of Maryland, College Park. Ea...
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How do toys stay relevant? Richard Dickson ’90 explains Mattel’s philosophy

Fri, 11/22/2019 - 10:24
Mattel President and COO Richard Dickson answers a tough question: How do brands stay relevant? Speaking to an audience of students, faculty, staff and guests at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, Dickson ’90 told the story of Mattel, described how he finds insp...
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Marketplace for Student Startups

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 09:37
If the college campus is the embodiment of democracy’s marketplace of ideas, Terp Marketplace might be the smaller-scale equivalent for University of Maryland entrepreneurialism. Hosted once a semester by the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship, today’s market will feature more than 30 stude...
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