MBA students and career coaches at the Robert H. Smith School of Business were highly involved in making the recent 2008 Reaching Out Conference a major success. "Reaching Out" is the largest annual conference of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) graduate business school students. From Oct. 31 to Nov. 2, 2008, nearly 1,000 students, business leaders, and recruiters gathered at the Renaissance Hotel in Washington, D.C. to network and celebrate diversity.
Teams searching for innovation increase their odds of driving the evolution of a field when they reach out to colleagues—or to research findings—outside their field's area of expertise, a new study from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business suggests. “If all of the innovators come from the same backgrounds and know the same things, they might be efficient in coming up with solutions,”
Business students from all academic programs at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business – undergraduate, MBA, specialty masters, and PhD – graduated on Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014 in a ceremony held at the Xfinity Center (formerly Comcast Center) in College Park, Md.
With cybercrime against organizations flourishing, researchers and senior executives from business and government agencies will engage in a daylong Forum on Financial Information Systems and Cybersecurity: A Public Policy Perspective on Wednesday, January 14, 2015 in Van Munching Hall at the University of Maryland.