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November 7, 2023
Smith Partners with State, U.S. Small Business Administration to Honor Military Veteran Small Businesses

The University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business hosted government, civic, and business leaders at a celebration in Van Munching Hall on Nov. 1 honoring veteran-owned businesses and the impact they have in the state of Maryland and beyond.

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November 2, 2023
Smith School Hosts Fifth-Annual Steamboat Institute Campus Liberty Tour Debate
Addressing grand challenges requires expanding viewpoints, seeking out new perspectives and engaging in rigorous dialogue. To do that, the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business once again welcomed the Steamboat Institute’s Campus Liberty Tour to campus.
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November 1, 2023
Alumnus Makes $5M Gift to Smith School
Long Jiang Ph.D. '06(left) shakes hands with Smith School Dean Prabhudev Konana while UMD President Darryll J.
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October 31, 2023
MSIS Industry Seminar Course Hosts Former Office of the Secretary of the Army CIO
On Oct. 13, the MSIS Industry Seminar course hosted Raj G. Iyer, former Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Information Technology Reform in the Office of the Secretary of the Army, who spoke to over 130 graduate students in the Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) program.
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October 31, 2023
Smith Launches Advisory Boards in China and India

The Smith School is calling on corporate partners and its impressive international alumni to strengthen its strategy, recruiting and placement efforts in China and India. The school just launched two new advisory boards in those markets, composed of business leaders who have volunteered to help the school, current students and graduates.

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October 24, 2023
All in the Family
Earning a Smith degree spans generations in individual families. Alumni share stories with younger family members about their experiences at the school and subsequently, those relatives often end up attending Smith themselves.
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October 24, 2023
An Ambassador for UMD’s Performing Arts, Israel Studies
Joseph B. Gildenhorn ’51, a lawyer, real estate developer and former U.S. ambassador to Switzerland who generously supported the performing arts at the University of Maryland and established its Joseph and Alma Gildenhorn Institute for Israel Studies, died on Saturday. He was 94 years old.
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October 18, 2023
Smith, Montgomery College Initiate Pathway to a Business Analytics Masters
A Montgomery College student cohort has embarked this fall on a unique pathway to a Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) degree from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business to meet a growing demand for the likes of operations researchers, data analysts, business analysts, analytics directors and chief analytics officers.
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October 13, 2023
In Memoriam: Professor John A. Haslem
John A. Haslem, professor emeritus of finance, the founding academic affairs dean and founding chair of the finance department at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, passed away on Oct. 8, 2023.
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October 10, 2023
Show your support for the Robert H. Smith School of Business through the “I Heart Smith” Campaign

How much do you love Smith? As we look to the future beyond this year’s Robert H. Smith School of Business Silver Jubilee Celebration and enter the giving season, support from alumni and friends of the school are vital to our continued success. Robert H.

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