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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...

May 20, 2015, 15:14 ET

Former President of Top Ad Agency Accepts Position as Vice President of Marketing at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Kary McIlwain, 26--year veteran of Y&R, has accepted the position as Vice President of Marketing at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's...

May 13, 2015, 16:16 ET

UMD B-School's '360 Feedback Tool' Addresses Government 'Leadership Crisis'

University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business, Office of Executive Programs, has collaborated with Boston-based Cambria Consulting to...

May 05, 2015, 11:57 ET

Stock Market's View of Gun Control: It's Coming

 Surveys show little change in American attitudes toward gun control after mass shootings, and gun sales have been going up in recent years....

Apr 29, 2015, 09:00 ET
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H. D. Smith ranks on InformationWeek's Elite 100 technology innovators

H. D. Smith, the largest independent wholesaler in the U.S. and a leading pharmaceutical brand support company, today announced that it...

Apr 23, 2015, 13:18 ET
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Scholly Wins 10th Annual Cupid's Cup Business Competition Chaired by Under Armour Founder and CEO

Scholly, maker of a mobile and web application that allows students to easily find college scholarships, was named the winner of the 2015 Cupid's...

Apr 17, 2015, 11:19 ET

Driehaus Museum Announces Exciting Lineup of Spring Programs

 The Driehaus Museum offers fascinating lectures, concerts, tours, and more! The lineup for May through June 2015 is as follows: Walking Tour:...

Apr 16, 2015, 12:12 ET
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Cupid's Cup Organizers Announce Corporate Sponsors

Under Armour Founder and CEO Kevin Plank and the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland's Robert H....

Apr 15, 2015, 15:57 ET

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum Hosts Two Weekends of Its Highly Popular Annual Mother's Day Events

  Museum Store Mother's Day Trunk Show – Saturday, May 2, 2015, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. With Mother's Day quickly approaching and...

Apr 01, 2015, 09:23 ET

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum Presents From Brooklyn to Hollywood: A Journey in Jewels With Esteemed Jewelry Designer and Collector Neil Lane

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum (40 East Erie Street) presents, From Brooklyn to Hollywood: A Journey in Jewels with distinguished jewelry designer...

Mar 17, 2015, 08:00 ET
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H. D. Smith Announces Executive Structure Changes Supporting Continued Companywide Growth and Patient-Care Focus

 H. D. Smith, the largest independent wholesaler in the U.S. and a leading pharmaceutical brand support company, today announced changes to its...