University of Maryland

  • Building a sustainable future

    For experienced professionals not seeking to earn a JD and practice law, Maryland Carey Law’s MS in Law program offers a way to complement expansive industry experience with valuable legal knowledge and skills.

  • Adapting to uncertainty in the health care industry

    Taught at the University of Maryland, College Park, the Health Care Law specialization enables students to delve into such topics as the Affordable Care Act, insurance regulation, health care information privacy, bioethics, and professional licensure, graduating with the legal capabilities to be nimble problem-solvers.

  • Education Dept. investigating two universities’ relationships with foreign governments

    In today’s Federal Newscast, two prominent universities are being investigated by the Education Department for their relationships with foreign governments.

  • Healthcare technologies: a conversation with Professors Jin-Oh Hahn and Monifa Vaughn-Cooke

    How are autonomous technologies advancing in healthcare? What is being done to enhance medical device design? Join us as we explore these questions and more with Professors Jin-Oh Hahn and Monifa Vaughn-Cooke from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, at the University of Maryland.

  • Data-Driven Design: a conversation with Mark Fuge

    What is Data-Driven Design? What are some of the key challenges in this area? How are Data-Driven Design models being used in government? Join us as we explore these questions with Mark Fuge, Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, at the University of Maryland.

  • How confident is your agency in the security of the IT it’s buying?

    The Committee on National Security Systems released a new supply chain risk management policy in late July.

  • Don Kettl: Not feds’ first hunt for waste

    Now we know what federal managers are asked to do in the latest executive order from the Trump administration. It’s not the first time they’ve been asked to look for waste and redundancy. Don Kettl, professor of public policy at the University of Maryland, offers some perspective on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

  • Donald Kettl: Can Donald Trump govern?

    Winning is one thing. Now President-elect Donald Trump must prove he can govern. That means working through and with dozens of federal agencies and millions of federal employees. Donald Kettl, professor of public policy at the University of Maryland, joins Federal Drive with Tom Temin with more on that task at hand.

  • Don Kettl: Cross-agency collaboration key to successful presidential transition

    Cross-agency collaboration will be key to a successful transition for the next presidential administration. That’s one top-level finding from a series of workshops conducted by the National Academy of Public Administration. Don Kettl, professor of public policy at the University of Maryland and chairman of the NAPA collaboration panel joins Federal Drive with Tom Temin with the details.

  • Increased contract competition contributes to good government

    Federal contracting and business experts say more communication as well as a retrained and rebuilt acquisition workforce is needed to ensure government is getting the best deal on purchases.