Category Archives: OnCampus

Suite News: I’m throwing a party and you’re invited!

If there’s anything I do well, it’s throwing a good party, and the USG Undergraduate Open House is the type of party where you can not only have fun but also leave one step closer to your next degree. I’d say that’s a winning combo! Continue reading

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Suite News: Be your best with SAS

When I started the Student Affairs department, it was staffed with just two people. Today, SAS is comprised of five departments with 40 dedicated, knowledgeable, and professional team members. Our extraordinary team provides services and creates opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to connect, engage, and succeed. Continue reading

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Guest Post: Lisa Huffman, UMUC Assistant Director

As I celebrated my 56th birthday recently, I realized that I have spent half my life working at the Shady Grove location. Little did I know when I took the office clerk job with University of Maryland University College (UMUC), … Continue reading

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Welcome from Dr. Edelstein

Dear USG Community, A warm welcome to students, faculty, and staff and especially those new to USG! With nine universities on site, over 80 degree programs and a very diverse student body of more than 4000 students, USG is a … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Mehir Uddin, Summer R.I.S.E. Intern at USG

My name is Mehir Uddin and this is my story…. So I was spending the first week of summer doing what you would expect – eating, sleeping, and not much else. One day I was just perusing the internet when … Continue reading

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Suite News: LINKEDIN, the Social Media Tool You Should Be Using

Throughout the day, most of you will snap, tweet, post, tag, filter and share a lot of information. It is estimated that over 90 % of young adults use social media. However, for the majority of you, none of these casual ways of sharing content is going to help you land your dream job. Continue reading

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