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Message from Dr. Jim Milke

The network of FPE/UMD alumni has been strong ever since the first graduates from the department. Certainly, the strength of that network from the beginning is a tribute to Dr. John Bryan, or “Prof”. I’ve sought to preserve the Department’s connection with alumni since Prof’s retirement. Read More

Message from Dr. John Bryan

The Fire Protection Engineering Department was primarily created by the activities of the Training Committee of The Maryland State Firemen’s Association. The Maryland State Firemen’s Association was and still is the source of the leaders of the Maryland Volunteer Fire Departments. Maryland’s Volunteer Fire Companies and Departments have developed a strong culture of camaraderie. Read More