The Prince George’s County fire department responded to calls for the fire in the three-story apartment complex on Baltimore Avenue on Monday morning.
The event was organized by James Milke, the chair of UMD's fire engineering program.
The Department of Fire Protection Engineering completed their annual Christmas tree fire safety demonstration Thursday.
The Prince George’s County Fire Department responded to a kitchen fire at the Alpha Omicron Pi house on Monday.
No residents were injured, and the College Park Volunteer Fire Department was on scene for about 15 minutes.
Neighboring Pizza Kingdom, which was also affected by the fire, has since reopened.
The fire started in a garbage truck.
The building was evacuated and the fire had been extinguished by 1:48 p.m.