Achiever Magazine

2014 Spring Achiever

Spring 2014 Issue

Special edition on learning, featuring the Center for Innovation in Learning, an interview with thought leaders, a feature on data analytics, and much more! Read more...



UMUC In the News

Armed Forces Network
UMUC Graduation Ceremony in Japan
Video features interview with newly minted UMUC graduate Janina Narciso and President Javier Miyares.

WBJC 91.5 FM
On a Grand Scale
Radio feature of the Joseph Sheppard On a Grand Scale exhibition at UMUC.

Stars and Stripes
200 students receive degrees at UMUC commencement in Kaiserslautern
Saturday's commencement in Kaiserslautern, was UMUC's first in its new home city.
They are the best schools...say actual students
UMUC's graduate program in criminal justice program is ranked #1

Financial Times
Women in Business -- Kudiratu Usman, MBA graduate
Kudiratu Usman completed her MBA at UMUC and was a student speaker at the university's commencement ceremony on May 17.

The Baltimore Sun
The GI Bill's Lasting Legacy
UMUC President Javier Miyares celebrates the 70th anniversary of the GI Bill.

NIST Maps the Frontier of Cloud Forensics
UMUC's Rose Shumba discusses the challenges of cloud computing and digital forensics

The Gazette
Youngest member of the board also teacher, coach, student and stand-up comic - See more at:,0,3677942.story#sthash.1llkUUYR.dpuf
UMUC student making news and making people laugh.

The Baltimore Sun
Transforming UMUC
Editorial in support of a new way forward for UMUC.
The Best Online College in Each of America’s Fifty States
UMUC selected the best online school in Maryland


Kalb Report

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The Kalb Report is a series of forums on ethics and excellence in journalism produced by The George Washington University, Harvard University, the National Press Club, UMUC, and the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland. Highlights

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The Shackeltons

Date Posted: May 20, 2014

Shackeltons Profile

Jim and Liza Shackelton

After a combined 40 years and seven deployments with the U.S. Army, Jim and Liza Shackelton both recently completed bachelor’s degrees at UMUC. They are a true ‘power couple’ in the military. Read more...

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Sabrina Fu

Date Posted: January 14, 2012

Sabrina Fu

Sabrina Fu

A scholar-practitioner by anyone's standards, Sabrina Fu is always looking for new ways to put her scientific knowledge and experience to work for the benefit of her students, as well as her community. Read more...

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Robert Miller

Date Posted: January 18, 2013

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Robert Miller

The world of library science has changed dramatically since Robert Miller entered it more than 30 years ago—and nowhere is that change more evident than at UMUC. Read more...

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Mark Gerencser

Date Posted: January 15, 2013

Mark Gerencser

Mark Gerencser

Mark Gerencser thinks big. The chair of UMUC’s Board of Visitors has spent more than 30 years traveling the globe for Booz Allen Hamilton, the international consulting firm, solving problems—and the bigger the better. Read more...