News at Smith

Feb 24, 2015

Smith Executive-in Residence and Professor of the Practice Cliff Rossi has raised concerns as mortgage underwriting giant Freddie Mac recruits traders from the likes of Citi, Bank of America and Credit Suisse to place new housing wagers. Bloomberg Business, in an

Feb 23, 2015

Small business owners cannot compete with the big box stores on price. Instead, they must win on customer service. “You can solve their problem like no one else can,” says Brent Goldfarb at the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship. Goldfarb and others share five customer service

Feb 23, 2015
World Class Faculty & Research

The Center for Health Information and Decision Systems (CHIDS) at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business will partner with Columbia, Md.-based Vheda Health to develop health IT solutions for chronic illnesses, thanks to a $100,000 grant from the Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MIPS) program.

Feb 23, 2015

Radian Group Inc., has appointed Smith finance professor Cliff Rossi as senior vice president and chief economist. In this position, Rossi will be responsible for research, forecasts, quantitative analysis and financial modeling of mortgage insurance portfolio and the housing and mortgage markets of one of the nation's largest private mortgage insurers

Feb 20, 2015
Experiential / Reality-based Learning

During Winter Break of 2015 a total of 112 Smith full-time and part-time MBA students traveled abroad on faculty-led global business courses to the United Arab Emirates, Singapore and Japan, and Chile.


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