News from university of maryland's robert h. smith school of business A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

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 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 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 21, 2015, 15:52 ET
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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
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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...

Oct 27, 2014, 09:03 ET
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UMD's Smith School to Open Center with $6 Million in Gifts

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business will study enterprise and markets at a new center of excellence funded by $5...

Oct 13, 2014, 08:30 ET
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$1M Grant Fuels Global Focus at UMD's Smith School

A new $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education will fund the Center for International Business Education and...

Aug 29, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Nonprofits Turn to Millennials to Be Experts on Themselves

Student consultants at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business often find their target audience staring at them in the...

Aug 25, 2014, 11:41 ET
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UMD's Smith School Closes MBA Gender Gap in D.C.

 Business schools nationwide have struggled to close the gender enrollment gap, but the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of...

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...