1. Be Entertained
MBA Monte Carlo Night
February 22, 2014
Ritz Carlton, Washington, D.C.
2. Be Inspired
The MBA program at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business maintains its ground in the Financial Times’ 2014 Global MBA rankings.
The Smith School is ranked #50 in the world and #26 in the U.S.. The school is ranked #5 worldwide in e-business and #9 worldwide in economics, as rated by MBA 2010 graduates.
The ranking is based on two surveys of business schools and alumni who graduated...
On Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, 180 undergraduates, 450 MBA and MS students, and three PhDs graduated from the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business.
Dean Alex Triantis was the master of ceremonies for the event, which took place in Cole Field House. Surrounded by the soon-to-be alumni, faculty, staff, family members and friends, Dean Triantis congratulated the graduates and offered them this advice: “When something disrupts your plans, your career, your personal life -- focus on the opportunity. Embrace the disruption instead of...
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Testudo is Hiding in Van Munching Hall!
As the fall semester comes to a close, we invite the Smith School community to join us in a “Where’s Testudo?” contest that will take place in Van Munching Hall.
During the first two weeks of December, a “Testudo” stuffed animal (identical to the photo) will be hidden somewhere in Van Munching Hall. A picture clue with him in his...
Twenty MBA and MS Finance students from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland were accompanied by finance professor David Kass on a trip to Omaha, Nebraska, to meet with Warren Buffett on November 15, 2013.
On Nov. 20, Cliff Rossi, Professor of the Practice at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business, gave the keynote presentation, "Five Years after the Crisis: An Introspective Look at Risk Management," at PRMIA and EY's CRO Risk Summit Dinner in NYC.
"What I would like to do here is to take stock of where risk management has evolved over the last 5 years," said Rossi. "With emphasis on three areas that will shape the direction of the profession going forward;...
“Enthusiastically go after every single day.” This was the message of BB&T Chairman and CEO Kelly King’s Nov. 6 CEO@Smith presentation at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.
“Passion causes us to give it our all. Be passionate and purposeful about life – you can make a difference.”
These are words that King himself has lived by and words that are exemplified in his work at BB&T. King has served as chairman of BB...