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Mar 11, 2014
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UMD-Smith Executive Programs, NFL Design and Deliver Consumer Products Boot Camp 

Some NFL players, including Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith UMD ’10, recently gathered in Baltimore for offseason training -- but not for the gridiron. 

They worked on their business skills under the tutelage of experts from the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business. 

Mar 10, 2014
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Tips for Entrepreneurs

Feb 14, 2014
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Fourteen student startups were selected from nearly 150 nationwide entries to advance to the semifinal round in the 2014 Cupid’s Cup Business Competition, presented by Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank and the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.

Jan 28, 2014
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9 Reasons to Attend These Smith Events

Jan 17, 2014
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Jason Shrensky is an angel-in-residence at the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business. He will be taking questions about securing funding, building your customer base, how the entrepreneurship landscape looks in this region, and more for the Washington Post’s Capital Business newspaper. Ask your question now. Join the live online chat on  January 22, 2014 at noon

Dec 29, 2013
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Weekly Washington Post columns featuring Smith School experts.

Nov 22, 2013
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A better job search system. Destroyed iPhones. Email without boundaries. Bacon. Those were some of the business ideas from five student businesses who went head-to-head for $3,500 in funding in the fall Pitch Dingman Competition, Thursday, Nov. 21 at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.

Nov 18, 2013
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Nov 18, 2013
Experiential / Reality-based Learning
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The Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship is the Smith School’s hub of innovation and entrepreneurship. Activities are focused on building a community of entrepreneurs – and that goal extends well beyond the Smith School to students, faculty and staff across campus; alumni; and entrepreneurs throughout the region.

Nov 18, 2013
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Watching Terps men’s basketball games from the nosebleed section, Derek Shewmon, MBA ’09, and Federico Campbell, MBA ’09, often wondered why great seats below them in the Comcast Center remained empty. 

The classmates in Smith’s part-time MBA program in Washington turned that simple observation into a business that’s expanding...

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