Lead Fearlessly

Welcome from Dean Prabhudev Konana

Welcome to the Robert H Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland!  It is an exciting time to be part of the Maryland Smith community. Located just 7 miles from the White House, we are at the heart of both business and power, with multinational corporations, influential NGOs, massive Federal enterprises and a burgeoning innovation community right in our backyard.

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Fearless Ideas

Why Italy’s Economy Stopped Growing

How Nepotism and Cronyism Stagnated Italy’s Economy

Read Research Article Why Italy’s Economy Stopped Growing
Fragmenting Audience: The Feel-Good Hit of the Film Industry?

How Production Funding for Films is Changing

Read Research Article Fragmenting Audience: The Feel-Good Hit of the Film Industry?

Smith Profiles

Alumni Profile

Carla Tagliente


Front and Center on the Sidelines, a Career in Coaching

Read More: Carla Tagliente

Student Profile

Camila & Valeria Palacio


Twinning and Winning Together on a Career Path

Read More: Camila & Valeria Palacio

Student Profile

Goodness Ihekweme


Turning a Passion into a Brand

Read More: Goodness Ihekweme

Scott Nelson, MBA ’98

Alumni Profile

Scott Nelson


Nelson Writes His Next Chapter

Read More: Scott Nelson

Alumni Profile

Chris Grant


How I Got Here: Blueprint for Making a Difference

Read More: Chris Grant

Tyrone Brooks, ’96

Alumni Profile

Tyrone Brooks


Going To Bat for Diversity in Baseball

Read More: Tyrone Brooks

Lakshmi Shyamakrishnan , MS in Marketing Analytics

Student Profile

Lakshmi Shyamakrishnan


Preparing to Make Big Impacts

Read More: Lakshmi Shyamakrishnan

Laura Benkowski, Undergraduate ’11, MBA ’14

Alumni Profile

Laura Benkowski


Inspired to Shine: An Entrepreneurial Journey

Read More: Laura Benkowski

Blanka Thibaud , Flex MBA

Student Profile

Blanka Thibaud


Saying ‘Oui!’ To Amazon in Paris

Read More: Blanka Thibaud

Sahitya Angara, MS in Business Analytics 2020

Student Profile

Sahitya Angara


Reading Between the Data Points

Read More: Sahitya Angara

Events at Smith

Admissions, Info Session

Plus 1 Information Session

Tuesday
June 22, 2021
6:00 pm - EDT
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Admissions, Info Session

Flex MBA Info Session - DC

Tuesday
June 22, 2021
6:00 pm - EDT
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CROWN Day Photographs

Tuesday
June 22, 2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
View Event CROWN Day Photographs
Admissions, Info Session

Flex MBA Info Session - Shady Grove

Tuesday
July 6, 2021
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm EDT
View Event Flex MBA Info Session - Shady Grove
Admissions, Info Session

Flex MBA Info Session - Baltimore

Tuesday
July 13, 2021
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT
View Event Flex MBA Info Session - Baltimore

Contact Us

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