Darryll J. Pines Named President of UMCP

The Board of Regents appointed Dr. Pines as the 34th president of UMCP on February 12. He currently serves as the university's A. James Clark School of Engineering dean and has been with the university for 25 years. Dr. Pines's appointment is effective on July 1.

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A Night at the Aquarium

Thank you to the 700+ alumni and friends who attended the USM's Night at the Aquarium! We hope you had a wonderful evening.

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Bruce Jarrell Becomes Interim President of University of Maryland, Baltimore

In early December, Dr. Jarrell was named interim president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore. He began serving in this position on January 6, 2020. UMB named Dr. Jarrell its executive vice president and provost on Dec. 1, 2017 and Dr. Jarrell has served the university in many capacities since joining UMB in 1997 as chair of the Department of Surgery in the School of Medicine.

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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.

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Read our Annual Report

Our FY 19 annual report is available to download

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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.

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Eric Ford appointed Deputy Director of The Choice Program at UMBC

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