Stories of Impact

The University System of Maryland Foundation has seen the impact of gift-giving firsthand. 

The University System Foundation is thankful to those who provide support through gift giving. Your generous gifts broaden opportunities at our institutions and for our students, faculty, and staff. Below you will find stories from donors and recipients that highlight the impact of gift-giving. 


Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Three-time Graduate of UMBC Recalls Meyerhoff Scholarship Program's Impact

Oliver Myers is an associate professor of mechanical engineering at Clemson University. He is part of the M1 cohort of Meyerhoff Scholars at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Read more.


  USG Alumna and Recipient of Kendall Scholarship, Nichole Land Knows Importance of Giving Back

Since graduating in 2014, Nichole Land has worked in education and the non-profit sector. She, like many Kendall alums, loves giving back and has seen the great things Kendall scholars achieve within their communities. Read more.


 

 

 

 

 

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