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The Sampson Independent
UMO summer graduation Aug. 231:01 pm
The University of Mount Olive will graduate approximately 220 students at its summer commencement on Saturday, Aug. 23. Graduation exercises are scheduled for 2 p.m. in the George and Annie Dail Kornegay Arena.
Big News Network.com
UMUC may experiment with business and learning models
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Michael D. Hanson will replace outgoing Deputy Chief State Fire Marshal Joseph Flanagan, who will now work as a supervisor for the Lower Eastern Shore Regional Office after eight years of service, authorities said.
The Washington Post
New graduation data illuminate challenges for colleges
Dozens of public universities across the country, including three in Maryland, report that less than half of their full-time freshmen in 2007 earned a bachelor's degree after six years at those schools or after switching to another school.
The Washington Post
UMUC studies ideas for restructuring amid steep enrollment declines
University of Maryland University College, the nation's largest online public university, is weighing ideas to restructure its operations in response to steep enrollment declines in a hotly competitive market.
The Baltimore Sun
UMUC considering plan to become nonprofit
The University of Maryland University College is considering a proposal to transition from being a University System of Maryland state entity to a nonprofit organization with ties to the system.
Adult Learning Expo July 14 in Waldorf
The College of Southern Maryland is teaming up with University of Maryland, University College for the Waldorf Adult Learning Expo on July 14 at the Waldorf Center for Higher Education.
Government Computer News
Surveyor taking measurements on the cloud
Cloud computing helps to make data more accessible, but the same technologies that make it readily available on-demand provisioning, reprovisioning and virtual environments also can obscure it.