Join the Robert H. Smith School of Business on Dec. 20, 2015, to celebrate the accomplishments of our graduates at a commencement ceremony from 4–6 p.m. at the Xfinity Center, University of Maryland’s College Park campus. Tickets are not required for the Smith commencement ceremony or the campus-wide ceremony on Dec. 19.
In this edition of Smith Business Close-Up with the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, host Jeff Salkin sits down with David Kass, who explains why you should resist the impulse to guess where the market is headed.
As their first semester comes to a close, a case competition organized with Northrop Grumman during the final week of MBA orientation is paying dividends for the class of 2017 full-time MBA students at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business. Many first-year MBA students cite the activity as a highlight of their Smith experience and great way to prepare for the rigors of a full-time program and job search.http://www.rhsmith.umd.edu/programs/full-time-mba
The proposed DuPont-Dow merger would temporarily combine two of the world’s chemical behemoths, followed by a three-way split. David B. Sicilia, a business historian, puts the development into the context of shifting trends in the chemical industry, and answers the key question: Is this a good idea? Read more ...
"All across the television landscape, viewers are changing how they watch TV," a host of NPR's Morning Edition recently noted. "Instead of taking in episodes of hit shows like 'The Big Bang Theory' once a week, people are stockpiling episodes to watch them later."