Smith Undergrads Place First in
Prestigious Wake Forest Marketing Summit
Spending 36 hours straight with the same group of people would generally turn
off most students, but a team of four undergraduates from the University of
Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business enthusiastically did so in
February 2013 as part of the Wake Forest Marketing Summit, a case competition
held annually at WFU’s campus in Winston-Salem, NC. After nearly two days of
intense competition that culminated in a final presentation to case sponsor
FedEx, the students returned triumphantly to College Park with the first place
trophy and $10,000 in prize winnings.
Smith Undergrads Finish Second at
2012 Biz Quiz
A student team representing the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School
of Business took second place in the team and individual writing competitions at
the 2012 Biz Quiz hosted by Ohio State’s Fisher College of Business in November
Robert H. Smith School of Business
Ranks Among Nation’s Best
College Park, Md. – September 13, 2012 – The undergraduate business program at
the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business ranks No. 21 in
the nation in the latest edition of U.S. News & World Report’s
“America’s Best Colleges,” published yesterday. The Smith School placed 11th
among public universities and again ranked highly in a number of business
specialty categories. Smith’s Management Information Systems and Supply Chain
Management/Logistics programs are listed among the nation’s top 10 and a total
of eight areas listed among the nation’s top 25.
New Associate Dean Victor Mullins on
The Robert H. Smith School of Business welcomes Victor Mullins as its new
Associate Dean of the Undergraduate Program. With 20-plus years of experience in
student and academic affairs, he has arrived from the University of Illinois
Urbana-Champaign, where he was Associate Dean of Undergraduate Affairs since
2005 in the College of Business.
At the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business, we take a
dramatically different approach from other undergraduate business programs. Structured
around the concepts of "fellowship," the Smith undergraduate program creates a unique
and enriching experience based upon our philosophy of integrating practical skills
and theoretical learning.
New freshman and transferring juniors participate as a cohort--or ongoing group--in
a broad range of academic and co-curricular activities designed to broaden your
education and create a lasting bond with your group.
A fellowship represents the highest level of academic excellence, a recognition
of the talents of our outstanding students working and learning with our world-class