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.
Great leaders can be great role models, but another way to learn about leadership is through the mistakes of others. Some leaders who rise up the ranks start believing they are beyond reproach and that, for them, the rules don’t apply.
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.