BBJ: UMd. is among top online MBA programs, according to U.S. News & World Report

In the online MBA ranking, UMd. tied with Lehigh University, the University of Arizona, the University of Mississippi, University of Washington and the University of Wisconsin in the No. 10 spot.
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Gregory Fowler, Ph.D., named President of University of Maryland Global Campus

Fowler comes to UMGC after nearly nine years at Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU), where he served in a dual role as chief academic officer and vice president for academic affairs before being elevated to president of SNHU’s Global Campus in September 2018.
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Don Fry Commentary in The Daily Record: 5G technology is Maryland’s future

5G signal
Improvements in connectivity and internet access are crucial for underserved populations that disproportionately rely on their wireless devices to apply for jobs, find information about health conditions, do homework and access government services.
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BBJ: UM Global Campus president: Online education could be key to making college affordable

Newsmaker Higher Education panelists
"As I look into the future of higher [education], I don't think this will be an online versus onsite dichotomy, I think this will be an affordability issue," Javier Miyares said during a webinar hosted by the Greater Baltimore Committee.
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The Daily Record: Md. university leaders say twin crises are taking a toll on campuses

At a panel discussion sponsored by the Greater Baltimore Committee on June 8, college leaders said they are promoting more mental health options and providing forums for participating in the national conversations about racism.
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Maryland Matters: More Md. universities tentatively planning to reopen their campuses in the fall

Newsmaker Higher Education panelists
During an online forum June 8 sponsored by the Greater Baltimore Committee, leaders of many higher education institutions in the Baltimore area said they are pursuing a hybrid system, which combines in-person instruction with remote learning.
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