Spring 2024 Semester Exchange

The Center for Global Business (CGB) is abuzz with international engagement this spring, as it welcomes 32 exchange students from prestigious universities worldwide while facilitating the departure of 26 Smith undergraduates to esteemed global business schools. Boasting over 20 exchange partnerships, the center offers enriching academic and cultural experiences, fostering a global network of collaboration and learning.

As part of the Careers Crossing Borders series, the Center for Global Business presents The Trek. The Trek is intended to give students the opportunity to visit dynamic international organizations in D.C. and explore possible career paths at these institutions. Possible visits include the World Bank, International Monetary Fund, International Finance Corporation, and InterAmerican Development Bank, etc.

Transportation from/to Van Munching Hall and lunch will be provided. 

Registration coming soon.

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Daniel Alegbeleye, a determined law school graduate, defies the odds by prioritizing education over Division 1 football offers. Now pursuing an MBA at the University of Maryland, he intertwines his business acumen with a passion for social justice, inspired by his parents' sacrifices. A market development manager at National Nail, he embraces leadership, teamwork, and community engagement.
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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 flex MBA, executive MBA, online MBA, business 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.

Global Insights: Reflecting on Winter 2024 Study Abroad Programs

Maryland Smith students gained invaluable international business insights in Winter 2024 through faculty-led study abroad programs. Spanning Japan, South Korea, UAE, France, Vietnam, South Korea, South Africa, and Brazil, these immersive experiences enhanced students' global mindset and understanding of diverse markets and cultures.

Policy Expert Takes Stock of Global Trends Over the Next Five Years

Critical global challenges are under scrutiny till 2028: biodiversity loss, industrial policy, rapid transit, e-waste value, and digital twins. At the Distinguished Speakers in International Business Series event, hosted by the Center for Global Business, Erik Peterson of Kearney's Global Business Policy Council shared insights.

Expand Your Global Horizons: Join the Center for Global Business for an evening of networking and international career insights. Smith School alumni will share their expertise, offering valuable advice on leveraging a global mindset. Open to all students and majors. Alumni, be our guests and connect with aspiring global professionals. Save your spot today!

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Featuring: Erik Peterson, Partner and Managing Director, Global Business Policy Council, Kearny

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Want to expand your business reach overseas? Attend this forum in Prince George's County to hear from representatives of Maryland’s Department of Commerce, U.S. Commercial Service, Center for Global Business at the Smith School of Business, and the Maryland-DC District Export Council.

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The Future is Global for IEW 2023

International Education Week is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education “to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences.”

A Global Perspective on Emerging Technologies

Organized and co-sponsored by nine universities across the country including the Center for Global Business at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, Lightning Talks is a series of virtual discussions covering business resilience and how businesses can prepare for future global shocks.

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