Welcome Alumni


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

Remembering Prof Bryan

John L. Bryan, PhD – affectionately known as “Prof” by the graduates of the University of Maryland Department of Fire Protection Engineering – died on Monday, October 13, 2014. Prof was 87 years old. He was the Department’s founder and first Chairman with approximately 600 graduates in his 37 years as our mentor and inspiration. Read More