College Park, MD - January 21, 1999 - Chevy Chase Bank, the largest thrift based in Greater Washington and the area's 4th largest bank, is donating $580,000 to the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park. The endowment created by the contribution will fund the Chevy Chase MBA Fellowships and the Chevy Chase Bank Dean's Scholarships for undergraduates at the Smith School.
College Park, MD - December 9, 1998 - The magazine digitalsouth has named Charles O. Heller, of Arnold, Maryland, one of "The 50 Most Influential People in Southern Technology." Heller is director of the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, College Park.
College Park, MD - November 13, 1998 - Information technology companies, manufacturers, financial institutions--these and other businesses have at least one thing in common: they depend on timely delivery of goods and services to customers. The degree to which companies can effectively manage their supplier/customer relationship hinges on how well they plan and implement the supporting physical and informational flows. Managing these flows, a critical part of business operations, is known as supply chain management.
College Park, MD - October 23, 1998 - Tamara Maull has been appointed director of alumni affairs at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, College Park. She is the former director of alumni affairs at Hampton University in Virginia.
College Park, MD - October 23, 1998 - What is knowledge management? How is it being used to achieve competitive advantage? What value does knowledge management add to an organization?
These and related questions will be the focus of a one-day conference sponsored by the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park, and EDS, a leader in the global information services industry. The conference -- Is Knowledge Management for Real?-- will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Monday, November 2, in Van Munching Hall, home