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University of Maryland, Baltimore County

The University of Maryland, Baltimore County is an American public research university, located in Baltimore County, Maryland, United States, mostly in the community of Catonsville, approximately 10 minutes from downtown Baltimore City, 9 minutes from Baltimore–Washington International Airport , and 30 minutes from Washington, D.C. With a fall 2014 enrollment of about 14,000 students, over 50 undergraduate majors, over 60 graduate programs, and the first university research park in Maryland, UMBC has been named the #1 Up-and-Coming University for six years in a row, since 2009, by 'US News & World Report'. In addition, 'US News & World Report' has placed UMBC in the top ten for best undergraduate teaching six years in a row, being placed at #5, the second highest-ranked public university. Wikipedia*

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University of Maryland, Baltimore County has hosted 3 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1993 Public Affairs Event. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2013 with an average of 1,439 views per video.

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    New Deal Politics and Public Opinion

    University of Maryland, Baltimore County Professor William Blake taught a class about New Deal-era politics and the role of public…

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    Civil War Memory

    Anne Sarah Rubin talked about how the Civil War was remembered in the decades following the conflict. She focused on the former…

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    United We Stand America Rally

    H. Ross Perot,Billionaire and 1992 independent presidential candidate, spoke to a large audience at the University of…

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