Alumni News

Pillars of Strength Scholarship recipient Danielle Kelly '15 completed her degree while helping her husband adjust to life on the home front. Click here to read more.

UMUC alumna Christine Ross '06 & '08 will serve as the next Maryland Chamber of Commerce President and CEO. Click here to read more.


Alumni News

Inside Look at the 26th Alumni Reception and Awards
The 26th Alumni Reception and Awards is quickly approaching. Here is an inside, “behind the scenes,” look at the photo shoot highlighting a few of this year’s award recipients.


Career Week 2016
Career Week 2016 gave UMUC alumni and students a chance to learn the best employment trends from industry experts. Read more about the events offered, and view the webinars that will help you sharpen your professional development skills.


Inspiring the Class of 2016
Learn more about the graduating Class of 2016, view photos and get a glimpse into UMUC's Spring 2016 Stateside Commencement ceremonies.


UMUC Alumna to Serve as President and CEO of Maryland Chamber of Commerce
UMUC alumna Christine Ross ’06 and ’08 will serve as the next Maryland Chamber of Commerce President and Chief Executive Officer.  Ross currently serves as the President and CEO of the Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce and the Bonita Springs Estero Economic Development Council in Florida. 


Cyber News
Since 2010, more than 4,000 UMUC students have graduated with a degree in cybersecurity. Find out how the university is preparing the next generation of cyber security leaders.


Hildebrand Gift to Support Military Students
Lt. Col. Dona Hildebrand (USAF, Ret.) announced a $500,000 gift to UMUC. The gift was made on behalf of her late husband, Col. Floyd G. Hildebrand, who graduated from UMUC in 1958. The gift will provide general program support within the university’s Global Military Operations unit.


Peter Smith Named Orkand Chair at UMUC
Peter Smith, Ed.D. has been named the Orkand Endowed Chair and Professor of Innovative Practices in Higher Education at University of Maryland University College (UMUC).


Congratulations Fall 2015 Graduates
The UMUC Alumni Association is excited to announce its newest 3,700+ members. Please share and welcome the Fall 2015 UMUC graduates to the Alumni Association Community!


Kathy Wharton-Johnson '04
After 21 years serving in the U.S. Navy, learn how Kathy Wharton-Johnson ’04 is now serving as the support specialist, Assistant to the Vice President at Lockheed Martin for programs throughout the Middle East and Africa.


Master's Program Changing Lives One Step at a Time
Learn how UMUC biotech students are developing and marketing a new product during their final course that is helping service members enhance their mobility.