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“Fearlessly Inclusive”: Spotlight on Smith’s Queer Leadership Accelerator

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 11:43
April is Pride Month at Smith! The Diversity and Equity Council’s thought leadership task force spotlights affinity clubs and organizations to bring awareness to the social identities they represent and how these organizations foster societal change.
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Talking About the Future of Everything

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 10:46
A lot can change in a year, but imagine what can happen in 10 years.
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Bjarnadóttir Earns Best White Paper Award

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 10:43
New research from Maryland Smith’s Margrét Bjarnadóttir that asks how organizations can leverage AI to build a more equitable workforce has been named the Best White Paper in the 2021 Wharton Analytics Conference.
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Global Teams Compete in the Entrepreneurship IB Agility Lab

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Thu, 04/15/2021 - 10:51
As part of the #KeepGlobalSmith campaign, the Center for Global Business held the International Business (IB) Agility Lab: Entrepreneurship from April 7-9, 2021. The IB Agility Labs are a series of short, virtual case competitions that allow undergraduate students to learn from global busine...
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Six UMD Students Win VFS Scholarships

Clark School of Engineering - Tue, 04/13/2021 - 13:15
Vertical Flight Society Scholarships recognize the world’s most talented engineering students interested in vertical flight.
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Welcoming Applicants for Student Entrepreneurship Fellowship

Clark School of Engineering - Mon, 04/12/2021 - 15:17
Open to students graduating from engineering, pharmacy, STEM programs at UMD College Park and Baltimore
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Today’s Trailblazers to be Honored as 2021 Taking Nature Black Environmental Champions

Clark School of Engineering - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 15:06
ChBE Professor Akua Asa-Awuku recognized as a regional champion.
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UMD Researchers to Design Greener Aircraft Engine

Clark School of Engineering - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 15:39
Professors Christopher Cadou and Eric Wachsman are developing a hybrid system for commercial aircraft.
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Maryland Smith’s Claiborne Awarded Career Honor

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 14:08
Darrell Claiborne, director of operations at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, was recognized by the National Association for Campus Activities (NACA) as the recipient of the organization’s highest honor, the 2021 Founders Award.
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ECE’s Embedded Systems and Internet of Things Program launches into its first year

Clark School of Engineering - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 12:01
The ESIOT Program is a two-year program intended for transfer students in Maryland.
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Brennan, Seck Win MCAA Scholarships

Clark School of Engineering - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 09:19
Mechanical engineering students earn recognition from a leading professional organization.
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Voice-activated telehealth technology could strengthen patient-physician connection

Clark School of Engineering - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 03:51
John Baras, Smith School team and MedStar Health Research Institute developing system to provides frequent feedback about patient compliance and symptoms.
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Raise a Glass to Finding Your Passion – And Not Looking Back

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 14:25
Russ Lorber, MBA ’02, had always had an entrepreneurial interest, but for many years, he wasn’t sure what to do with it.
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Sweet Decision: Growing an Environmentally Focused Business

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 14:22
One of every three bites of food you eat requires pollination – most of it done by honeybees. It’s a statistic that regularly “buzzes” around Chris White’s thinking. And it’s part of the reason why he decided nearly 12 years ago to launch Bee America, his Bethesda-based artisanal honey busin...
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Rebooting: The Joy of Restaurant Dining

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 12:14
It’s been a hard 12 months for restaurants and for people who love them. And for many, the future remains uncertain.
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Maryland Joins NSF-funded Effort to Help Set Nation's Direction for Engineering

Clark School of Engineering - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 12:08
The Engineering Research Visioning Alliance will convene engineering voices to identify opportunities and priorities for innovative research that benefits society.
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Maryland Smith Alum: Prescribing Positivity in Healthcare

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Tue, 04/06/2021 - 14:17
Dr. Wendy Sanhai, MBA ’09, has dedicated her entire 25+ year professional career to science, global health and public health, keeping the needs of patients as her true north star. Her career has spanned academia, private industry and Department of Health and Human Services – spread across th...
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Students Invited to TechFest

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Tue, 04/06/2021 - 10:01
Maryland Smith’s Department of Decision, Operations & Information Technologies is getting ready for TechFest. The annual forum brings together industry leaders who are at the forefront of addressing cybersecurity and privacy issues using modern tools. This year’s industry speakers will i...
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On A Mission to Bridge the Global Health Gap

Clark School of Engineering - Mon, 04/05/2021 - 17:28
BIOE Assistant Professor Jenna Mueller and her lab are working to improve access to surgery around the world.
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