University of Maryland

Oct 8, 2018

Lawyer gets benched by UM football team

Rick Jaklitsch, one of the Terps' biggest boosters, was scheduled to travel with the team to its game Saturday at the University of Michigan.

Sep 25, 2018

University moves students after mold found in dorms

The University of Maryland is moving hundreds of students to hotels after mold was reported in dorm buildings.

Aug 16, 2018

Jordan McNair’s dad: Maryland should fire suspended coach

The parents of offensive lineman Jordan McNair say suspended University of Maryland coach DJ Durkin should be fired.

Aug 15, 2018

Board of Regents to discuss UM, Jordan McNair in Friday meeting

The University System of Maryland Board of Regents will meet via conference call Friday to discuss the ongoing situation at the University of Maryland, College Park, following the death of football player Jordan McNair and a report from ESPN describing the toxic culture in the football program. The meeting will open in public session but quickly […]

Aug 15, 2018

UM takes responsibility for mistakes in player death

The University of Maryland acknowledged Tuesday that the football player who collapsed during practice and subsequently died did not receive proper medical care and the school must accept "legal and moral responsibility for the mistakes."

Aug 13, 2018

Maryland candidates weigh in on football investigation

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says he supports the University of Maryland's decision to put the football coach on administrative leave after troubling reports about the program following a player's death.

Feb 7, 2018

Md. university awards $21.5M contract for green upgrades

he University of Maryland has awarded a $21.5 million contract for green upgrades to its College Park campus.

Jan 8, 2018

IIC Technologies signs lease at The Discovery District at UMD

IIC Technologies has signed the first office lease at St. John Properties Inc.’s 5600 Rivertech Court, a flex/research and development office in The Discovery District at the University of Maryland. IIC Technologies, which provides consultation and services for the geospatial industry, has offices all over the globe, including in India, UAE and Australia. The company […]

Jan 4, 2018

University of Maryland gets funding for bay

The University of Maryland is getting continuing federal funding to support the Chesapeake Bay under a state and federal partnership.

Oct 18, 2017

Maryland man indicted for hate crime in student’s slaying

ANNAPOLIS — A white man was indicted Tuesday on a hate crime charge for allegedly stabbing a black college student to death “because of his race,” a Maryland prosecutor said. Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Angela Alsobrooks announced the grand jury indictment against Sean Urbanski at a news conference in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. Richard Collins […]

Oct 4, 2017

UMD gets $219 million gift from Clark Foundation

The University of Maryland, College Park, and the A. James and Alice B. Clark Foundation announced Wednesday the school’s largest-ever gift, more than $219 million, that will create more need-based financial aid, endowed chairs and more. Leaders at the university and the state praised the gift as “transformative” for the university. The $219,486,000 gift is […]

Oct 4, 2017

Maryland university to announce ‘transformative investment’

COLLEGE PARK — The University of Maryland will be announcing what’s described as “a transformative investment” in the university. University and government officials are scheduled to gather on the state’s flagship campus in College Park on Wednesday for the announcement. Gov. Larry Hogan is scheduled to attend, as well as House Speaker Michael Busch. Wallace […]

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