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Feb 13, 2014
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The PhD program at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park, is No. 11 in the world and No. 8 in the U.S., according to new rankings by The Financial Times. 

The rankings are based off data collected in 2013 and can be found in the fields of the Global MBA Ranking on the Financial Times business education website

Feb 03, 2014
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All faculty, program directors, deans, department chairs, alumni, and students of the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business are invited to nominate deserving Smith School faculty members (i.e., tenured, tenure-track, Tyser Teaching Fellow, lecturer, adjunct, or Ph.D. student) for one of several Krowe Teaching Awards in areas of general excellence. 

The deadline for submissions is Feb. 26 and winners will be...

Jan 28, 2014
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9 Reasons to Attend These Smith Events

Jan 22, 2014
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Shawn Mankad, assistant professor of business analytics in Smith's Decision, Operations & Information Technologies department has co-developed a formula, “RegRank,” which gauges how effectively federal regulators incorporate public feedback. [VIDEO]

Jan 16, 2014
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Siva Viswanathan talks about crowdfunding and his research delving into what really matters for entrepreneurs using this funding method. [VIDEO]

Jan 13, 2014
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Hank Lucas

Hank Lucas drew energy and optimism from a recent retreat amidst the world's foremost thinkers.

Dec 12, 2013
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Healthcare costs have been rising faster than inflation and even faster than college tuition. At the same time the quality of health care in the U.S. has been uneven at best. Many look to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as an opportunity for information technology and other innovative approaches to improve both the efficiency and quality of health services. [PODCAST]

Dec 12, 2013
Experiential / Reality-based Learning
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Academia + Entrepreneurship: When science meets great business ideas 

Jorge Mejia

Jorge Mejia is not your typical PhD student. He owns his own company and has just finished a six month research and entrepreneurial project abroad with the world’s largest incubator, Startup Chile. He’s working on his PhD in Information Systems at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business...

Nov 19, 2013
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Healthcare costs have been rising faster than inflation and even faster than college tuition. At the same time the quality of health care in the U.S. has been uneven at best.  Many look to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as an opportunity for information technology and other innovative approaches to improve both the efficiency and quality of health services. 

What are the key elements of this transformation? What’s working? What are some significant barriers?

Nov 18, 2013
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First it was The New York Times. Then The Baltimore Sun. Now The Washington Post has followed suit, requiring online readers to buy a subscription.

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