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University of Maryland University College Alumni Association Hosts Forum on Entrepreneurship Thursday, April 17

Adelphi, Md. (April 14, 2014) — The University of Maryland University College (UMUC) Alumni Association is hosting a panel of experts who will discuss the nuts and bolts of being an entrepreneur
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Doctoral Candidates Put the Scholar-Practitioner Model to the Test

The six University of Maryland University College doctoral candidates who presented their dissertation work in a recent poster session at Adelphi, were engaging in a time-honored rite of passage
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The Kalb Report: 45 Words A Conversation with U.S. Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the First Amendment

On the Thursday, April 17 edition of The Kalb Report, Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg join journalist/scholar Marvin Kalb to offer their views of The First Amendment.
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UMUC and Jiffy Lube: Creating Pathways from Training to Degrees

Jiffy Lube ranked first in Training Magazine's 2014 Training Top 125, thanks in part to University of Maryland University College. Jiffy Lube employees can transfer company credits to UMUC toward a certificate in Management Foundations.
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Kalb Talks Freedom with Pulitzer-Prize Winning Columnist Thomas L. Friedman

In a wide-ranging discussion of freedom vs. security with host Marvin Kalb Monday, New York Times columnist Thomas L. Friedman came down on the side of freedom for the most part.
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UMUC's Ben Heise Finished Third in National Cyber League Competition

Ben Heise, a junior majoring in computer networks and security at University of Maryland University College (UMUC), recently finished third in the National Cyber League’s (NCL) fall 2013 individual competition.
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Three-time Pulitzer-Prize Winner Thomas L. Friedman to Discuss National Security and Freedom of the Press at "Kalb Report" Forum Feb. 10

The Kalb Report: A Conversation on Freedom with Thomas L. Friedman will begin at 8 p.m. February 10 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
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UMUC Scholarship Program Will Reduce Cost of Bachelor's Degree to $20,000 for Maryland Community College Graduates

Under a new scholarship program funded by UMUC, a bachelor's degree in any of the university's 32 undergraduate majors is now even more affordable and attainable for graduates of Maryland's 16 community colleges.
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