MCLEAN, VA and COLLEGE PARK, MD - October 20, 1998 - Information Management Consultants (IMC), Inc., a leading information technology and management consulting firm in McLean, VA, is donating $52,500 over three years to the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park. The gift will fund the IMC Knowledge Management Seminar Series at the Smith School of Business, providing $15,000 in annual support. It will also fund an annual $2,500 first prize to the school's best MBA Consulting Project team.
College Park, MD - October 9, 1998 - The Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park, is ranked 22nd nationwide, according to the 1998 Business Week magazine survey. The magazine released the results yesterday evening. This marks the first time the Smith School of Business has earned a place among Business Week's prestigious top-25 schools.
College Park, MD - September 1, 1998 - Dean Howard Frank and the faculty of the Robert H. Smith School of Business are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Bruce L. Golden to the France-Merrick Chair of Management Science.
The France-Merrick Chair recognizes leading-edge research in management science and operations research. It also honors a genuine commitment to teaching excellence and the development of future business leaders to compete in the information
College Park, MD - August 24, 1998 - The Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park, will offer its nationally ranked evening MBA program in downtown Baltimore, beginning January 1999. Classes will be held on the campus of the University of Maryland, Baltimore.
College Park, MD - August 19, 1998 - When the 400 first- and second-year full-time MBA students begin classes at the Robert H. Smith School of Business August 31, they will have five new concentrations from which to choose: business telecommunications, electronic commerce, financial engineering, global business and knowledge management, and logistics/supply chain management.
About the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business
The Robert H. Smith School of Business is an internationally recognized leader in management education and research. One of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Maryland, College Park, the Smith School offers undergraduate, full-time and part-time MBA, executive MBA, online MBA, specialty masters, PhD and executive education programs, as well as outreach services to the corporate community. The school offers its degree, custom and certification programs in learning locations in North America and Asia.