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Upcoming Events

Oct. 14, 2009 – Dean’s Speaker Series featuring David Wessel, Wall Street Journal economics editor, will appear to discuss his new book In Fed We Trust: Ben Bernanke’s War on The Great Panic. Tickets are on sale. Go to www.ubalt.edu/merrickspeakers to learn more. 

Oct. 21, 2009 – Merrick After Five - Vision Multimedia Technologies, (VMT) Join us for the next alumni networking event as Brian Razzaque shares why, since 2001, Vision Multimedia Technologies, (VMT) has been consistently listed among the top 20 software development and Web design firms in Maryland.   Merrick After Five is networking event in conjunction with the Merrick Alumni Network. This program invites alumni to the headquarters of local businesses for corporate strategy discussions and networking opportunities. Light fare will be served. The event is free but space is limited. To register, please call 410.837.4949 or e-mail merrickschoolevents@ubalt.edu.

Oct. 25, 2009 – Bring a Blanket to Boordy. A casual afternoon, listening to live music and sampling wine. Sponsored by the University of Baltimore Alumni Association.

Nov. 10, 2009 – Dean’s Speaker Series featuring Erik van Ommeren, co-author of Collaboration in the Cloud. Tickets are on sale. Go to www.ubalt.edu/merrickspeakers to learn more.

Nov. 11, 2009 – Back to the Classroom featuring Steven Isberg, Ph.D.,  associate professor of finance.  Back to the Classroom invites alumni and business community members to network and participate in interactive faculty presentations on current research and case studies, discussions on business books, debates on current events and innovations in business strategy.  Contact Leslie Joyce for more information at  ljoyce@ubalt.edu 410.837.4949.

Nov. 17, 2009Mission, Inc. A program sponsored by the Entrepreneurial Opportunity Center that will explore the paradoxes that can restrict social enterprises.

Nov. 19, 2009 – Cost of Capital in a Down Economy. A program sponsored by the Entrepreneurial Opportunity Center. Join some of Baltimore's premier entrepreneurs and financiers for a frank discussion of next stage funding - where to find it and what it can mean to your business.

Jan. 10, 2010 – Fall Commencement Ceremony

Jan. 22, 2010 – SAVE THE DATE! Recent Graduate Happy Hour (summer ’08, fall ’08, spring ’09, summer ’09 and fall ’09). Location and registration information is pending.

Jan. 31, 2010 – 3rd Annual UB Night at Vienna Inn.  Holly Sadeghian, J.D. '88 and the University of Baltimore Alumni Association welcome UB alumni to the 3rd Annual UB Night at Vienna Inn. To learn more details, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 410.837.6131 or email alumni@ubalt.edu.  

Watch for information about the spring 2010 Dean's Tour stops. Meet Dean Darlene Smith as she travels around Maryland during the inaugural year of the Dean’s Tour. These are regional events to connect and network Merrick School alumni in each county.  For more information contact Leslie Joyce at 410.837.4949 or ljoyce@ubalt.edu.


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