Anthony Jenkins Appointed President of Coppin State University
Dr. Jenkins comes to Coppin State University from West Virginia State University, where he fostered growth in enrollment and created initiatives that resulted in the university's highest retention rate in five years. Jenkins’ appointment is effective on May 26, 2020.Read more
Jay A. Perman, M.D., Named Fifth Chancellor of the University System of Maryland
University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay A. Perman, M.D., has been named the next chancellor of the University System of Maryland (USM) by the USM Board of Regents. Perman will become the fifth chancellor of the USM when he succeeds Robert L. Caret, who has previously announced he will leave the position by the end of his contract.Read more
Biomedical Sciences and Engineering Building at Universities at Shady Grove Grand Opening
The Biomedical Sciences and Engineering (BSE) education had its grand opening on November 7. The facility is a $175 million project that will allow USG to expand educational offerings and degrees in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics).Read more
Thank you to all Volunteer Leadership Summit attendees!
On November 5 and 6, the USM Foundation hosted a Volunteer Leadership Summit which brought together alumni engagement staff, vice presidents for advancement, and key volunteers from across the System. Thanks to all who attended for participating in engaging discussion!Click here for more photos