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Annual Undergraduate Awards Banquet Recognizes Student Leaders

May 01, 2005


The Smith School recently recognized student leaders at the Annual Undergraduate Awards Banquet held at the University Inn and Conference Center on May 5, 2005.

"It is such a pleasure to welcome everyone to the 5th Annual Smith School Undergraduate Awards Banquet," said Pat Cleveland, assistant dean for undergraduate programs. "Tonight we are celebrating Excellence and Community as we honor the best and brightest among our students, faculty and corporate partners. This annual celebration has become our premier event to bring together the members of our Smith Community for an evening of fun and fellowship.""Tonight, we celebrate the talent and energy of some of the leaders in the Smith School community," said Smith School Dean Howard Frank. "Our undergraduate students are among the finest of any business school and tonight we recognize many of them. We also celebrate the accomplishments of our faculty, alumni and corporate partners, who along with our undergraduate and graduate students are part of the growing Smith School community of leaders for the digital economy. Please join me in congratulating them."

Outstanding Senior Awards:

  • Accounting: Keeran Lewis
  • Finance: Zachariah Barratt
  • General Business: Rebecca Wright
  • Information Systems: Joseph Yoon
  • International Business: Monika Goel
  • Logistics, Transportation, and Supply Chain Management:Lauri Ann Silnutzer
  • Marketing: Mark Weinstein
  • Operations and Quality Management: Martin Shatzer

Deans Meritorious Service Award:

  • Jessi Combs
  • Genevieve Oliver

Deans Spirit Award:

  • Danhao Wu

Deans Leadership Award:

  • Alan Grantham, Jr.

SUSA Faculty Appreciation Award:

  • Mary Harms

SUSA Organization of the Year Award:

  • American Marketing Association (AMA)

Deans Graduate of Distinction:

  • Mark Weinstein

Employers of Distinction:

  • Accenture
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • KPMG

Distinguished Alumnus Award:

  • John Brown III 73

Krowe Teaching Excellence Awards:

  • J. Robert Baum, Management & Organization
  • Judy Frels, Marketing
  • James Peters, Accounting
  • Galit Shmueli, Decision & Information Technology
  • Kathy Boyle, Marketing
  • William McClenahan, Logistics, Business and Public Policy

Legg Mason Teaching Innovation Award:

  • Rebecca Hamilton, Marketing

Graduate Assistant Awardees:

  • Carl Ullrich, Ph.D.
  • Corey Angst, Ph.D.
  • Nevena Koukova, Ph.D.

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 master's, 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.

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