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CAREGIVERS OF INJURED MILITARY RECEIVE PILLARS OF STRENGTH SCHOLARSHIPS TO ATTEND UMUC

May 31, 2016 | Bob Ludwig

ADELPHI, Md. (May 31, 2016)—Volunteers who care for severely injured military are often spouses, partners, family or friends who sacrifice careers and education in theContinue Reading

Tags: Press Releases, Uncategorized, Graduate School, Media, Military, Military, Veterans, Featured, Alumni, Current Students, Prospective Students, Scholarships, Spotlight

The American Story: A Master Class with David McCullough

May 23, 2016 | Gil Klein

To be a good writer, it helps to be a good painter, one of the most acclaimed writers of history and biography told host MarvinContinue Reading

Tags: Kalb Report, Alumni, Current Students, Faculty, Featured, Staff

Inspiring the Class of 2016

May 18, 2016 | Carole Mahoney

Amid the fanfare of faculty, family and friends, nearly 3,600 of the 9,023 University of Maryland University College stateside graduates walked the stage and receivedContinue Reading

Tags: Commencement 2016, Maryland Commencements 2016, Alumni, Commencement, Current Students, Faculty, Graduate School, Military, Spotlight, Staff, Veterans

Recruiter Session Features Disney, ICF International and State Farm

May 18, 2016 | UMUC

In a continuing initiative to connect University of Maryland University College (UMUC)  students, alumni and the greater community with top employers, UMUC’s Career Services team recently held a recruiter session featuringContinue Reading

Tags: News, Alumni, Current Students

NATO Diplomat Calls on Grads to Think Inclusively

May 11, 2016 | Carole Mahoney

In her keynote address to University of Maryland University College Europe (UMUC Europe) Class of 2016, a class marked by multiple firsts, Ambassador Marriët SchuurmanContinue Reading

Tags: Europe Commencement 2016, Alumni, Commencement, Current Students, Faculty, Military, Spotlight, Staff, UMUC Europe, Veterans

Sprous Cleans Up with the MBA

May 10, 2016 | Gil Klein

Gilbert Sprous knew one thing from his long career as a sergeant in the U.S. Army: “If you are not training or in combat, youContinue Reading

Tags: Commencement 2016, Europe Commencement 2016, Alumni, Military, Spotlight, Veterans

UMUC Europe Holds 64th Commencement

May 8, 2016 | Jessica Borriello

The day was full of triumphant smiles and jubilant cheers as years of hard work and dedication were celebrated by more than 200 University ofContinue Reading

Tags: Europe Commencement 2016, Alumni, Commencement, Current Students, Faculty, Military, Spotlight, Staff, UMUC Europe, Veterans

Dermaine and Monique’s Journey to Graduation Day

May 8, 2016 | UMUC

By Dermaine Wardrick The best part of my job as an academic advisor at University of Maryland University College (UMUC) is helping students achieve oneContinue Reading

Tags: Maryland Commencements 2016, Alumni, Commencement, Current Students, Military, Spotlight, Staff, Veterans

Tokyo Commencement 2016

May 5, 2016 | Bob Ludwig

Gen. Lloyd “Milo” Miles (U.S. Army, Ret.), senior vice president for global military operations at University of Maryland University College, addresses graduates at UMUC’s commencementContinue Reading

Tags: Asia Commencements 2016, Commencement 2016

It Happened One Night

April 29, 2016 | Menachem Wecker

“If you Google my name, orange goo pops up. Somehow, I’m associated with this forever,” said Emanuel Hignutt, who neither performs with the Blue ManContinue Reading

Tags: Profiles, Alumni, Current Students, Faculty, Staff

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