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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… 565 more words

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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 unique campus. 565 more words

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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. 373 more words

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Endings and Beginnings

It’s mind-blowing to think about, but this will, sadly, be my last blog of the 2016-17 school year here on Around the Grove. Ending the school year is always bittersweet – there’s the relief that you can finally relax, the sense of accomplishment, but also the overwhelming realization that you might not get to see people again. 523 more words

Suite News: Tips to Prepare You for Graduate School

If you’re reading this right now, congratulations are in order! Your semester is about to wrap up, and that hopefully means you’re done with classes, your final papers are turned in, and only a couple of exams stand between you and your summer break (or graduation!). 673 more words

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Guest Post: Jessica Fuentes, UMBC Psychology Student

Dear USG,

Some of you may wonder, who is that girl that’s always in the Office of Student Services (OSS)?  Well let me introduce myself, my name is Jessica Fuentes, I am a… 365 more words

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Suite News: Graduating Soon? Learn How to Navigate the Job Search Process

Hi, I’m Jessica Johnson, Career Advisor of Graduate Students and Special Populations in the Career & Internship Services Center (CISC) at USG. As a career services professional for the past six years, I’ve seen and heard students’ mix emotions when it comes to the job search — excitement, frustration, procrastination, and more. 660 more words

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