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UMES Receives $1M Gift for "Green Initiative" Projects

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Delmarva Power announces a million dollar gift for UMES "Green Initiative"  (WBOC) Delmarva Power announces a million dollar gift for UMES "Green Initiative" (WBOC)

PRINCESS ANNE, Md.- The University of Maryland Eastern Shore received a generous gift from Delmarva Power to support its "green initiative" projects.

Delmarva Power gave the University $1 million to help the institution expand "green" training for students in the company's Maryland service area. 

UMES President Juliett Bell said, "It's a way for us to demonstrate our commitment to sustainability and to the environment and also in providing great opportunities to our students in engineering and aviation sciences and agriculture to; it allows hands on experience in sustainable development."

The UMES Green Collar Initiative will target rural business people, especially those in agribusiness.

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