Tom Sadowski Named Chairman of the Board of Directors with Junior Achievement of Central Maryland

Congratulations to Tom Sadowski, vice chancellor for economic development for the USM.

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See Photos from the June Foundation Board Meeting!

Thank you to all who attended the June Board meeting. Please visit our Flickr to see photos from the event.

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Bowie State University Opens a New Center for Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Nursing

BSU opened a new Center for Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Nursing on June 9. The $102 million, 149,000 square-foot center will continue elevate BSU's advances in STEM fields.

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Aminta Breaux Named President of Bowie State University

Breaux has been appointed president of Bowie State University. She comes to the USM from Millersville University in Pennsylvania, where she served as vice president for advancement. Breaux will join Bowie as president on July 1, 2017.


Chancellor Emeritus William E. "Brit" Kirwan Honored

Congratulations to Brit Kirwan, who will be inducted into the Baltimore Sun's 2017 Maryland Business and Civic Hall of Fame. Brit is among ten men and women who have made extraordinary contributions in business, government, philanthropy, and the arts.


Stories of Impact

Nichole Land and Oliver Meyers are graduates of USM institutions. In Stories of Impact, they reflect on the scholarships they received and the importance of gift-giving in higher education.

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UMD Awarded $6 Million NIH Grant for Structure-Based Design of a Hepatitis C Vaccine

UMD's IBBR to study the efficacy of immune responses in animal models of its HCV vaccine candidates. 

NASA Honors Renowned UMD Comet Science Pioneer Michael A’Hearn

NASA posthumously awards Professor A'Hearn for his fundamental work on comets and small bodies of the solar system. 

USMH Alums Receive WCPS Minigrants

Three alumni from Frostburg education programs at USMH have received minigrants from the Washington County Public Schools Education Foundation. Alexander Benedict (2016, MAT-E) received a $1,000 minigrant…

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