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Aug 25, 2015, 11:38 ET

UMD's Smith School Appoints Dean of Learning

 As part of an ongoing commitment to transform learning, the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business has appointed one of...

Aug 25, 2015, 08:30 ET

University of Michigan's Annual Entrepalooza Symposium to Feature Keynote Address from BBC Anchor and Best-Selling Author Katty Kay

 The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of...

Aug 14, 2015, 09:05 ET
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H-E-B Primo Picks Quest For Texas Best Announces Winners

 Creators of unique products from the Lone Star State are relishing the sweet taste of success as winners of H-E-B's Primo Picks Quest for...

Aug 12, 2015, 16:59 ET

UMD Professor Leads Academy of Management

Professor Debra Shapiro from the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business started a one-year term as president of the Academy of...

Aug 10, 2015, 18:36 ET

FDA Accepts a Supplemental New Drug Application for Review of Brintellix® (vortioxetine) Clinical Trial Data That Assessed Cognitive Function in Patients with Major Depressive Disorder

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (Takeda) and H. Lundbeck A/S (Lundbeck) announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has...

Aug 05, 2015, 12:48 ET

UMD's Smith School Joins White House Initiative for Women in Business

 A delegate from the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business visited the White House today for meetings aligned with the...

Aug 05, 2015, 08:00 ET
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H. D. Smith Recognizes 2015 Trading Partners of the Year

 H. D. Smith, among the nation's largest pharmaceutical wholesalers, today announced the winners of its annual Trading Partners of the Year...

Jul 27, 2015, 12:05 ET

H-E-B Primo Picks Quest For Texas Best Announces 25 Finalists

H-E-B's Primo Picks Quest for Texas Best contest has made one thing very clear: Texans are creative. This year's variety and flavorful entries...

Jul 24, 2015, 08:35 ET

Dr. Adam H. Hamawy Introduces a New Holistic Approach to Cosmetic Surgery

Dr. Adam H. Hamawy, founder of Princeton Plastic Surgeons, introduces a new holistic Beauty System and Method that will be extremely beneficial for...

Jul 14, 2015, 08:30 ET

Robert H. Sholly Named One of America's PremierExperts® in Entrepreneurship

 Highly decorated citizen-soldier Robert H. Sholly was recently named one of the leading experts in entrepreneurship by America's...

Jul 02, 2015, 12:26 ET

Watch Out for CFOs With Big John Hancocks: UMD Researchers say

John Hancock rallied a nation with his large autograph on the Declaration of Independence, but new research from the University of Maryland's...

Jun 30, 2015, 16:21 ET

Information Age, Global Workplaces Slowing Hiring Process: UMD Career Expert

The hiring process is slowing.  As of April, the average vacancy took 23.7 days to fill, nearly double the 15.3 days of mid-2009. Applicants...

Jun 25, 2015, 10:00 ET

Downton Abbey® Costume Exhibition To Open At The Driehaus Museum February 9, 2016

Celebrate the sixth and final season of the beloved period drama Downton Abbey®, at Chicago's Own American Palace, The Richard H. Driehaus...

Jun 24, 2015, 18:17 ET

Yippy, Inc. CEO Files $50 Million Lawsuit Against Magna Group LLC

 Richard Granville, the CEO of technology company Yippy, Inc., filed a $50 million lawsuit in New York Supreme Court against the "death...

Jun 19, 2015, 14:30 ET
Fizan Abdullah, MD, PhD, has been appointed Division Head of Pediatric Surgery at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.

National Leader In Pediatric Surgery And Research To Head Division Of Pediatric Surgery At Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital Of Chicago

Fizan Abdullah, MD, PhD, has been appointed Division Head of Pediatric Surgery at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and...

Jun 19, 2015, 10:23 ET

Upscale and Newer Restaurants Escaping Negative 'Groupon Effect,' UMD Study Shows

 Restaurants often come across as desperate when they offer Groupon-style deals, but a new study from the University of Maryland's Robert H....

Jun 12, 2015, 08:45 ET

Chicago Plastic Surgeon Talks About the Force Behind "Selfie-Provement"

 Remember eons ago...ok, just 10 years...when celebrity images were the only ones we'd see in the media? Photo -...

Jun 05, 2015, 23:26 ET
Dr. Gary Alter and Dr. Harrison Lee: Super Duo Plastic Surgery Team Behind Caitlyn Jenner's Transformation.

Caitlyn Jenner's Plastic Surgeon's Revealed Today: Gary J. Alter, MD & Harrison H. Lee, MD

Caitlyn Jenner's plastic surgeons have been revealed today as Dr. Gary J. Alter & Dr. Harrison H. Lee. The Beverly Hills plastic surgeons are...

May 26, 2015, 11:30 ET

Larry H. Miller Dealerships Introduces LHM Fast Pass, an Online Vehicle Buying Experience

 Larry H. Miller Dealerships announced today the launch of LHM Fast Pass, an integrated online to in-store solution to purchasing or leasing a...

May 21, 2015, 14:30 ET

Grupo H+ y Fujifilm de México, colocan al Hospital TEC 100 a la vanguardia con su nueva Unidad de Endoscopia

Grupo H+ y Fujifilm de México, anuncian la apertura oficial de la nueva Unidad de Endoscopia que implementa las mejores prácticas...