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Endeavors Magazine

Endeavors magazine is published once a year by the Office of Marketing and Communications. Through this publication, we capture the passion and academic excellence of students, faculty, staff and alumni who are making an impact in and out of the classroom.

Current Issue

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Must-Read Articles

Kimberly Griffith

5 Questions with Kimberly Griffin
Meet the College of Education's New Dean 

Educator Pinning Ceremony Cara Green

'No Grander Challenge' 
College of Education’s First 'Pinning Ceremony' Celebrates Students Heading Into Local Classrooms

COE Student Savannah Gerben

Coming Full Circle
Learning and Life Intersect for this Rising Senior

Student Bridget Ceremeno on laptop

The Difference Teachers Can Make
Elementary school teachers kept her from falling behind, and now she hopes to pay it forward

Illustration of math teacher

How AI Support Could Add Up to Better Math Teaching
Faculty Project Creating Automated System to Analyze Teaching Quality Wins Funding in Global Competition

Student Taking Exam

Researchers Study National Effect of Test-Optional Admissions
Researchers Will Focus on How Pandemic-Spurred Retreat From Tests Affects Equity

David Toledo EMT at Firehouse

Not Just Sitting By
When He’s Not Handling Department Finances, David Toledo is Saving Lives

Elaine Johnson Coates at Johnson Whittle Building Dedication

A Legacy of Grace
UMD's First Black Alumna

BCPS Superintendent Darryl Williams High-Fives Students

Homegrown Leadership
Darryl Williams, Superintendent of Baltimore County Public Schools 

Rocky Lopes

Boosting Student Success
Alum commits to funding scholarships for students in educator prep programs 

Past Issues

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