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Robert H. Smith School of Business

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Chen, Liao Named AOM Fellows

Mon, 05/04/2020 - 08:37
Maryland Smith professors Gilad Chen and
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Maryland Smith’s Erick Loyo Selected for Poets & Quants’ Class of 2020 Best & Brightest MBAs

Mon, 05/04/2020 - 08:34
Erick Loyo entered Maryland Smith’s Full-Time MBA program with an impressive five-year resume of banking and finance accomplishments. He subsequently excelled and stood out as a leader and advocate for his classmates and the program.
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Covering Miles for COVID-19 Relief

Fri, 05/01/2020 - 09:56
Jason Hershman ’11 had been running more miles than ever before this spring in hopes of setting a personal record at the Boston Marathon. But as the COVID-19 pandemic shut down sports worldwide, the prestigious race had to be pushed well past the traditional Patriots’ Day, rescheduled for Se...
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Navigating Life After Smith

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 11:06
Something happens when a Maryland Smith senior finishes that final exam, submits that final essay, and dons a cap and gown. It is the moment, says Maryland Smith’s Victor Mullins, when they begin to write their stories. For the Spring 2020 graduating class, the book opens in a challenging ti...
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A Pandemic-Era Challenge: How to Put 200 Classes Online, Fast

Wed, 04/29/2020 - 15:49
With the coronavirus pandemic causing disruption and shutdowns across the country, universities have had to transition, quickly, to remote learning.
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Alumni Span Globe To Raise Money for Masks

Wed, 04/29/2020 - 12:22
It began as an individual effort to donate masks to a few classmates and professors in China. From there, the idea began to grow. Maryland Smith alum Luhan Tang, MBA ’19, expanded the initiative into the UMD4Masks Campaign, wanting to help address the shortage of face masks faced by frontlin...
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Maryland Pride, Face First

Wed, 04/29/2020 - 11:23
Smith Alum’s Maryland-centric Retail Company Wears New Role Supporting Healthcare Workers Gov. Larry Hogan approached the podium for a press conference last week with a bold new accessory for these times: a red surgical-style mask bearing the message “Maryland Strong.”
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Maryland Smith Researchers in Collaborative Effort To Advance Medical Science

Wed, 04/29/2020 - 09:14
Maryland Smith researchers will conduct data-driven research into treating a condition associated with opioid addiction as part of a joint, UMD cross-campus initiative with the University of Maryland, Baltimore.
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Finding Ways To Help As Needs Grow

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 14:44
Maryland is under stay-at-home orders, but members of the Maryland Smith community still are finding ways to reach out, while practicing social distancing. They’re extending a virtual hand to UMD students, schoolchildren in neighborhoods, and medical professionals who are caring for COVID-19...
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When the Talent Show Must Go On

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 14:28
Even from home, Maryland Smith students know that the show must go on. On Thursday, April 23, 2020, over 70 students, faculty and staff from the full-time MBA program came together via Zoom to show off their talents outside of the classroom in this year’s Smith’s Got Talent competition.
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Global Trade and the Coming Climate Disruption

Fri, 04/24/2020 - 12:32
On Monday, April 20, 2020, the Center for Global Business (CGB) hosted its second Annual Forum, a signature spring event that brings together distinguished voices from the academic, policy, diplomatic, and business communities on issues that impact international business. The center welcomed...
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Flush With Excitement, Entrepreneur Team Is No. 1

Thu, 04/23/2020 - 15:07
Water-Saving Automatic Flushing System Wins Pitch Dingman Competition’s Top Prize For Charles Grody '20, it was a toilet flush (or two...or three) that led to a lightbulb moment.
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Golden Wins Mathematics Research Award

Wed, 04/22/2020 - 14:43
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Maryland Smith Begins Dean Search

Fri, 04/17/2020 - 10:09
With a hiring committee assembled and a job description published online, the search for a new dean at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business is officially under way.
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The Center for Global Business Announces Winner of Its First Data Grant Competition

Fri, 04/17/2020 - 09:56
The Center for Global Business (CGB) at the Robert H. Smith School of Business announced the winner of its first annual data grant competition — David M. Waguespack, associate professor of management and organization at Maryland Smith.
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From Marketing Lectures to Making PPE: How One Maryland Smith Professor Is Giving Back

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 15:11
The University of Maryland has moved to online learning through the rest of the semester in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. With most students and faculty at home hunkered down with their families, many are thinking of ways to give back to their communities during these difficult times.
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QUEST Honors Program Celebrates Diverse Incoming Class

Mon, 04/13/2020 - 11:33
The University of Maryland’s Quality Enhancement Systems and Teams (QUEST) Honors Program will welcome one of its most diverse classes ever in the fall of 2020.
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Serving Their Community First During the Pandemic

Mon, 04/13/2020 - 11:21
In 2017, Rahul Vinod ’11 and Sahil Rahman ’12 opened the doors to their first restaurant, RASA – a fine, casual Indian restaurant in the Navy Yard neighborhood of Washington, DC. They not only wanted to run a successful restaurant, but they also wanted to be proud of their business and its i...
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Webinar Offers Advice on Finding a Global Reach

Fri, 04/10/2020 - 10:12
How can businesses transform their online presence to stay connected with global markets? That question took center stage as the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business Center for Global Business hosted a webinar for the greater Maryland Smith community.
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Center for Global Business Awards 2020 PhD International Research Award

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 12:57
Ha Le, a second-year MBA student at Maryland Smith, writes about the PhD International Research Award. The Center for Global Business (CGB) at Maryland Smith announced that Audra Wormald, a PhD candidate in the department of management and organization, has received the 2020 PhD Internationa...
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