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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

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...

Mar 10, 2015, 10:30 ET

H. D. Smith named finalist for HDMA's Distribution Management Award for innovative mobile controlled substance ordering system

H. D. Smith, the largest independent wholesaler in the U.S., announced it was named a finalist for the HDMA Distribution Management Award for its...

Mar 02, 2015, 16:35 ET

UMD's Smith School to Serve 90 High School Students

About 90 high school students from underrepresented groups will study entrepreneurship and leadership this summer in two programs at the University...

Feb 16, 2015, 14:00 ET

UMD's Smith School of Business Makes Pledge to Women

Women remain underrepresented in MBA programs across the United States, but the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business is...

Feb 05, 2015, 11:12 ET

Smith School of Business to Host DRI International's Inaugural Collegiate Conference Event

 DRI International is proud to announce its partnership with the Supply Chain Management Center at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith...

Feb 02, 2015, 14:28 ET

Marketing Executive to Headline Women Leading Women

 University of Maryland alumna Andrea Brody will share insights from her global career in marketing and sales during the fourth annual Women...

Jan 30, 2015, 12:23 ET

Executive Education Growth Triples Industry Pace at UMD Smith School

 Executive education activity at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business grew by more than 22 percent in 2014—...

Jan 28, 2015, 12:33 ET

How U.S. Multinationals Bring Home $12B-Plus Yearly, Tax Free: UMD Study

U.S.-based multinational corporations move an average of $12 billion in taxable income back into the country each year, tax free, through complex...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:30 ET

UMD Alumni Launch Startups With Help from their Alma Mater

 University of Maryland alumni are getting help launching new businesses this year thanks to a new program from the Dingman Center for...

Jan 21, 2015, 15:52 ET

Five Questions About China's Latest GDP Growth Report with UMD's Anil K. Gupta

China's latest GDP data reinforce the widely held belief that the days of break-neck economic growth are indeed coming to an end. At 7.4 percent,...

Dec 15, 2014, 14:34 ET

Researchers Use Text-Mining Software to Predict Success, Failure of D.C. Restaurants

Using a database of 130,000 Yelp reviews of restaurants in Washington, D.C., two professors and a Ph.D. student at the University of Maryland's...

Dec 02, 2014, 13:26 ET
Finally a DYI manual to guide executives to master the daily challenge of managing their responsibilities AND their personal needs

Mastering the CEO's Greatest Challenge: Strategies for Staying Cool in the Executive Hot Seat

A much-needed DIY manual is now available to guide executives through the core personal challenge they face each day.  In Mastering the...

Dec 01, 2014, 18:12 ET
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For the Second Consecutive Year, Jonathan H. Parker Selected Member of The National Advocacy for DUI Defense (NAFDD)

For the second consecutive year, Jonathan H. Parker of Parker & Maloney of Miami was recognized by NAFDD, an organization that awards the...