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Need an expert? Contact Us.

The Smith School’s Office of Marketing Communications is ready to connect the global media with Smith School experts.

Greg Muraski, Media Relations Specialist, 301-405-5283

Carrie Handwerker, Media Relations Manager, 301-405-5833 

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Broadcast Capabilities

The Smith School offers broadcast-quality TV interviews with our experts any time news happens with SmithStudio, an on-site broadcast facility equipped with a VideoLink ReadyCam system. SmithStudio has a dedicated fiber optic link to Vyvx for a direct connection to your control room. The studio is fully equipped with a broadcast lighting grid and a designated robotic camera that is operated remotely from VideoLink's broadcast center, located in Watertown, Mass. The camera has pan/tilt capabilities, providing the flexibility of a one-on-one interview, or an interview with two experts. Satellite uplink capabilities are also available.

The University of Maryland has an ISDN booth for audio interviews:


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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.