School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation
To the Class of 2020:
It is an honor to celebrate our community of graduates today.
You have shown incredible dedication, resilience, and adaptability over the last several weeks, at a time of overwhelming uncertainty. We are at a pivotal time in history, and you are poised to write our future. I challenge you to make your mark on the world with the determination, creativity, and values you showed at Maryland.
I am so proud of your achievement and look forward to following your successes as you go fearlessly into the world.
Donald W. Linebaugh, PhD, RPA
Interim Dean, School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
University of Maryland