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Maryland matches $1 million donation from Brin family for professors at UMd

Sergey Brin talks at a 2018 TED conference. (Steve Jurvetson from Menlo Park, USA [CC BY 2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons)

The state of Maryland has matched a donation from the family of Google co-founder Sergey Brin to endow two professorships in computer science at the University of Maryland, College Park, the university announced Wednesday. The $1 million from the state ...

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Smith to offer Md. tuition-free college plan next legislative session

UMBC ranked sixth in U.S. News & World Report's list of universities with a strong commitment to teaching and fourth
on a list of the most innovative colleges and universities. (Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)

As proposals to make Maryland’s public colleges and universities tuition-free make their way through the Democratic primary for Maryland governor, one state senator plans to introduce legislation next year to create a framework that would make that goal a reality. ...

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Some Md. private universities would take a hit under tax proposal

Johns Hopkins University.(The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

Some Maryland colleges would have to pay taxes on investment earnings under the tax legislation proposed by Republicans in the U.S.  House of Representatives. The colleges warn that the taxes could lower the amount of money they have to spend on ...

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In Big 10 endowment competition, Maryland comes in last

University of Maryland College Park Campus. (File)

The University of Maryland has won 25 Big Ten Conference regular season and tournament athletic titles since joining the conference prior to the 2014-15 academic year. But while the Terrapins have performed well on the playing field, the university lags ...

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