Press Releases

UMUC Receives Top Honor from Open Education Consortium

UMUC recognized for "exceptional leadership" in its large-scale effort to use open-source material in all classes by fall 2016.
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UMUC Receives Awards from Leading Education Association

Provost Marie Cini honored for Excellence in Advancing Student Success; Gita Seleh named Outstanding Continuing Education Student.
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Caregivers of Injured Servicemembers to Be Honored

Two recipients of the Pillars of Strength Scholarship will be introduced at a National Press Club luncheon.
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Cyber Champions Again! UMUC Wins First Cyber DiploHack Competition

Cyber Padawans have captured first place in another cybersecurity competition.
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The Kalb Report: Why Murrow (Still) Matters in the Digital Age

Leading journalists discuss quality standards and the impact of technology on how news is gathered, sorted, reported, and consumed.
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UMUC to Host Grand Opening of Student Veterans Lounge

Lounge resources include computers, information, and support to assist veterans, separating servicemembers, and their families.
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University System of Maryland Names New Chancellor

After a successful tenure as president of the five-campus University of Massachusetts system, Robert L. Caret will return to Maryland as chancellor of the University System of Maryland.
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UMUC Joins ACE Alternative Credit Consortium

UMUC joins the ACE Alternative Credit Consortium with the goal of increasing degree completion for nontraditional learners.
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