Caregivers of Injured Military Receive Pillars of Strength Scholarships to Attend UMUC

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 the long-term effort to help their loved ones recover.Continue Reading

Next Kalb Report to Feature Acclaimed Broadcast Journalist Judy Woodruff, April 20

The Kalb Report: Covering Washington and the World

A Conversation with Judy Woodruff

In a distinguished network career that began with her coverage of Jimmy Carter’s presidential campaign for NBC News, Judy Woodruff has been at the pinnacle of broadcast journalism for 40 years. Having served as a chief White House correspondent for NBC and PBS, host of CNN’s Inside Politics, and now c0-anchor and managing editor of PBS NewsHour, Woodruff has had a front row seat to world events, as well as some of the most notable campaigns, elections, and political scandals in American history.Continue Reading

UMUC Promotes State Education and Employment Initiatives for Vets

As part of an effort to promote major state initiatives concerning veterans’ education and employment, University of Maryland University College (UMUC) recently cohosted a U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation “Hiring Our Heroes” roundtable discussion with the Maryland State Department of Veterans Affairs.
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UMUC Provost Cini to Lead National Online Education Group’s Board of Directors

Marie Cini, PhD, UMUC provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, has been elected to a one-year term.

NEWBURYPORT, Mass. — The Online Learning Consortium, known as OLC, the leading professional organization devoted to advancing the quality of online learning worldwide, today announced that Marie Cini, PhD, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at University of Maryland University College, has been elected president of the OLC Board of Directors. Continue Reading

UMUC Earns Prestigious Designation as National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence

UMUC Is the First Institution in University System of Maryland to Earn Designation

University of Maryland University College has been designated as a National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence by the U.S. Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3), the first institution in the University System of Maryland to earn this prestigious designation.Continue Reading