President Pines shares his vision and the university’s next plans — five new actions on topics such as diversity and inclusion, the environment and the arts.
RBC's Brian Kroneberger, University of MD President Darryll Pines, Former MD Governor Bob Ehrlich Jr., And Senior Fellow At The Heritage Foundation Mike Gonzales (WBAL)
President Pines discusses his vision for the university post COVID-19 and expresses his gratefulness for the university's connection to the Mitchell family.
University of Maryland Administrators Partner With Black Student Leaders on Campus Climate (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
President Pines announces the assembly of a new a group of Black student leaders, representing about 30 student organizations, to help advise university leaders on how to set an “anti-racist agenda."
Baltimore Sun.University of Maryland president greets voters at College Park campus' first early polling site (The Baltimore Sun)
President Pines volunteers at the new early voting center set up at the XFINITY Center on campus.
...Universities lie at the dynamic center of our democracy. We are a community of diverse people, perspectives and ideas. College campuses are marketplaces of open discourse, an environment where we are confronted with experiences, biases and perspectives different from our own. How we listen to, learn from and question opposing viewpoints is perhaps the most important skill educators can impart.
So much for honor': Despite COVID cases, college students partied Labor Day weekend away (USA Today)
President Pines spends time in the City of College park to encourage students to adhere to health and safety measures.
African American Male Presidents at PWIs Start Tenures Amid Black Lives Matter Flashpoint (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
Drs. Darryll J. Pines, Jonathan Holloway and Gregory Washington, three Black leaders in higher education, discuss the challenges they face at predominantly White institutions during a time of two crises: the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and protests over racial injustice in the United States.
Kojo Nnamdi sits down with President Pines to talk about the pressure of leading the university through two, pandemics, his vision for this academic year and the future of the university.
President Gregory Washington (George Mason University) and President Darryll Pines (University of Maryland) discuss the convergence of a global pandemic, national protests over racial inequity and an economic crisis and the rare opportunity for them to reshape their respective campuses.