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UMUC’s Loyce Pailen Wins 2019 Cybersecurity People’s Choice Award



UMUC is an unprecedented three-time winner in the Cybersecurity Association of Maryland’s People’s Choice Award category

Loyce Pailen, a doctor of management and director of the Center for Security Studies at University of Maryland University College (UMUC), has won the Cybersecurity Association of Maryland, Incorporated (CAMI) People’s Choice Award, announced April 11 during the 3rd Annual Maryland Cybersecurity Awards Celebration.

Maryland University Eliminates Textbooks



Textbooks are heavy and expensive and often out-of-date. It’s no wonder, then, that one Maryland university is taking the bold step of eliminating textbooks in favor of online materials as a way to save students money.

Local University Selects a New Mascot



If you’ve been on a MARC train recently, you may have seen an ad for UMUC — the University of Maryland University College. (Yes, it really is possibly the most redundantly named school in the country.) The school, a branch of the University of Maryland system, has never really needed a mascot, since it’s always been a distance-learning institution.