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2 universities to discuss national security partnership

Posted at 6:25 PM, Sep 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-13 18:29:22-04

Two Maryland universities are scheduled to announce a national security partnership to pool resources and collaborate on counterterrorism research.

University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay Perman and University of Maryland, College Park President Wallace Loh are scheduled to take part with University System of Maryland Chancellor Robert Caret.

Officials will ride the MARC train and Metro to Greenbelt station to demonstrate the many transit options and convenience of the Greenbelt location.

The event is being hosted by Greenbelt Mayor Emmett Jordan. They officials are highlighting Greenbelt as a strong central location for a new FBI headquarters.

Maryland House Speaker Michael Busch also is scheduled to attend, as well as Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman.

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