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Sep 08, 2016

During b-school you learn about all sorts of business acronyms, from BATNA to SWOT. But how do you get around VMH (Van Munching Hall)? Here’s a quick guide to frequently used acronyms for academic departments, centers and offices at UMD-Smith.

Sep 07, 2016

Dean Mullins sat down with Smith Sophomore, Maria Claudia Viera '19, to discuss how she is “pioneering her path” during her Smith Journey. Maria is in the process of earning a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre.

Sep 06, 2016

Rajshree Agarwal, Rudolph P. Lamone Chair and Professor in Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland, knows that being an entrepreneur isn’t just about starting a new company. The founding director of the Ed Snider Center, she looks at enterprise in a holistic way, inspiring the next generation to be creative and critical thinkers.

Sep 02, 2016
Experiential / Reality-based Learning

Is it better for PepsiCo to dress up “Naked” or square a circle? The MBA Class of 2018 at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business got their first taste of corporate consulting, data analysis and the whirlwind pace of business school life during the MBA Orientation Live Case Competition on Friday, August 19, 2016.

Sep 01, 2016

Employers know what it means to be a business student at the University of Maryland. It is getting increasingly harder to gain a direct admission into the Robert H. Smith School of Business, so when a student does, they are treated with apt respect and esteem. The students worked hard to get the attention of the school, and so employers work just as hard to get their attention in response. And so it is no surprise that on the first day of their college careers, the Smith Class of 2020 were already caught in the crossfire of a singularly peaceful and


About the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business 

The Robert H. Smith School of Business is an internationally recognized leader in management education and research. One of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Maryland, College Park, the Smith School offers undergraduate, full-time and part-time MBA, executive MBA, online MBA, specialty masters, PhD and executive education programs, as well as outreach services to the corporate community. The school offers its degree, custom and certification programs in learning locations in North America and Asia.

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