This spring, the University of Baltimore's Merrick School of Business continues the Merrick Engages series of public dialogues, bringing to the UB campus a distinct group of business leaders for lively, no-holds-barred conversations about the transformation of business, the importance of new ideas, and the promise of future careers.
For the sixth straight year, U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in education rankings, has included the University of Baltimore's Online MBA program in its 2017 Best Online Programs rankings. The program, delivered through the Merrick School of Business, is the only online program of its kind among Maryland institutions to receive the accolade for six years in a row.
Steve Isberg, associate professor in the University of Baltimore's Merrick School of Business, tells WBAL-TV that a recent report on the city's employment shortcomings is an outcome of a lack of private investment and long-standing issues with workforce development. Address those issues, he says, and more employers will consider Baltimore as a home for business.
The winners of the University of Baltimore's 2016 Attman Competitive Business Prize event - including the grand prize recipient, Robin Holmes, B.S. '12, and her Deddle's Mini Donuts food truck business - have been announced. Congratulations to all of our finalists!
Marco Savastano, a doctoral candidate from the University of Rome (Sapienza) and a researcher in the growing field of digital technologies, has been named the inaugural fellow for the University of Baltimore's Center for Digital Communication, Commerce and Culture. Savastano is currently focusing his research on the potentially transformative impact of digital manufacturing technologies such as 3D printing and collaborative design on the creation of all kinds of products, especially by smaller companies.