While Occupy Wall Street has attracted growing numbers of college students with encampments emerging on several campuses, its economic-reform motive has prompted a radically different action by undergrads in a Robert H. Smith School of Business finance class at the University of Maryland.
The resulting 'New' New Deal: A Pragmatic Approach for Stabilizing an Ailing Economy is a 15-page white paper to reduce the near $15 trillion federal deficit.
Project of the Year Team: (from left): Dr. Leora Morgenstern, Senior Research Scientist and Principal Investigator at SAIC, with students Shiran Beroukhim, Jason Felder, Jeff Jacobs, Ryan Murphy, Avi Prince, and faculty advisor Bruce Golden, France-Merrick Chair in Management Science at the Smith School.
A selection of Robert H. Smith School of Business marketing undergrads and art design-major counterparts at the University of Maryland recently tested their skills under the scrutiny of major-company executives.
Three five-member teams competing as "ad agencies" presented branding and promotional strategies for a furniture rental company looking to bolster its recent venture into the college
The Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business is gearing up to host the seventh annual China Business Plan Competition in Beijing on Jan. 5, 2012. Teams of up to four Smith MBA students will compete against their counterparts in China for $10,000 in cash prizes for the best business plan pitch.
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, MS in business, 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.