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Aug 12, 2014, 16:57 ET
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Beware of Your Mindset When Renting

 Commitment-shy shoppers carefully evaluate products before making a purchase, but new research from the University of Maryland's Robert H....

Jun 04, 2014, 09:27 ET
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UMD Business School to Educate 600 U.S. Customs and Border Protection Leaders

 Starting this summer, the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business, Office of Executive Programs, will direct the U.S....

Nov 07, 2013, 16:50 ET

Health IT and Economics Summit to Gauge Health Care Reform

Experts from academia, industry and government will gather Nov. 15-16 at the Washington D.C. Marriott at Metro Center to explore how information...

Jan 10, 2013, 16:20 ET

Honey Bee Rental Company Wins 2013 China Business Plan Competition

University of Maryland's Smith School of Business and Peking University's Guanghua School of Management Host 8th Annual Event  MBA...

Oct 31, 2012, 12:00 ET

MBAs Compete in University of Maryland Smith School's Mergers and Acquisitions Contest; Ohio State Wins

 MBA students had the upcoming presidential election on their minds as they plotted merger and acquisition strategies and recommendations for...

Oct 12, 2012, 11:20 ET

UMD Smith School of Business Honors Amazon.com's Supply Chain Head

20th annual event highlights logistics, supply chain career opportunities for students  The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith...

Oct 08, 2012, 10:36 ET

University of Maryland Cupid's Cup Business Competition Opens to Student Entrepreneurs Nationwide

Under Armour's Kevin Plank Sponsors Major Expansion of Annual Event  University of Maryland's Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship is...

Jan 17, 2012, 14:27 ET

Record Year for University of Maryland's Dingman Center Angels

Investments in 2011 Give Eight Regional Startups a Boost  The end of 2011 marked the close of an active year for the Dingman Center for...

Oct 14, 2011, 12:14 ET

UMD Smith School of Business Honors Starbucks' Global Supply Chain Head

Annual industry event highlights careers, networking for supply chain management students The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of...

Mar 14, 2011, 12:55 ET

U.S. Small Business Owners Plan to Add 3.8M Jobs in 2011, According to Small Business Success Index

U.S. small business owners say they plan to add nearly 3.8 million jobs this year, according to the latest Small Business Success Index, released...

Jan 14, 2011, 09:42 ET

University of Maryland's Smith School of Business and Partner Guanghua School of Management Award Prizes in 2011 Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship China Business Plan Competition

The University of Maryland's Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the Robert H. Smith School of Business awarded $10,000 to winners of the 2011...

Nov 01, 2010, 14:58 ET

Notre Dame Takes Top Prize in Fourth Annual University of Maryland M&A Competition

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business today announced the winners of its fourth annual Mergers & Acquisitions...

Oct 25, 2010, 14:43 ET

Univ. of Maryland's Smith School of Business EMBA Program Ranks No. 15 in the U.S.

Financial Times Executive Education Ranking Places Smith School No. 1 in Corporate Strategy Worldwide; No. 9  for Faculty Research,...

Oct 15, 2010, 11:52 ET

University of Maryland Business School Honors Home Depot's Supply Chain Head

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business today named Mark Holifield – senior vice president of global supply chain for...

May 25, 2010, 12:22 ET

UMD Business School Awarded $1.5M Grant from U.S. Department of Education

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business announced it has received a $1.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of...

May 04, 2010, 10:03 ET

U-Md. Business School Receives $1M From Henry and Elaine Kaufman Foundation to Support Fellowship in Business History

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business today announced it will receive a $1 million endowment from the Henry & Elaine...

Mar 10, 2010, 12:06 ET

Electric Utility Leader Dennis Wraase Joins U-Md. Center for Social Value Creation as Executive-In-Residence

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business today announced former Pepco Holdings Inc. president, board chair and CEO Dennis R....

Jan 28, 2010, 10:41 ET

U-Md. Robert H. Smith School of Business Partners with USAID for 'Global Challenge' Competition

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) are teaming up for the...

Jan 26, 2010, 10:41 ET

U-Md. Robert H. Smith School of Business and Global Business School Network to Host Annual International Conference

June 2010 Event Explores How B-Schools Can Lead Through Innovation The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business and the Global...

Jan 20, 2010, 11:23 ET

University of Maryland's Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship and Partner Guanghua School of Management Award Prizes in 2010 China Business Plan Competition in Beijing

Students from the United States and China took home a real-world lesson in global entrepreneurship with an innovative course...