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Get in the Spirit on a Global (Tues)Day of Giving

UMD’s Push This Year Includes New Student Fundraising Challenge

Research

Amid Arrival of New COVID Variant, UMD Expert Directs Attention to What Works

While Little Is Known About Omicron, Public Health Researcher Says Masking, Vaccines, Boosters Curtail Hospitalizations, Deaths

Campus & Community

UMD to Sponsor Esports Tournament Finals This Weekend

Virtual Hosting Part of Effort to Elevate Esports at Maryland

Research

Amid Arrival of New COVID Variant, UMD Expert Directs Attention to What Works

While Little Is Known About Omicron, Public Health Researcher Says Masking, Vaccines, Boosters Curtail Hospitalizations, Deaths

Campus & Community

UMD to Sponsor Esports Tournament Finals This Weekend

Virtual Hosting Part of Effort to Elevate Esports at Maryland

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Alum’s Children’s Books to the Rescue

Expanding Series, Foundation Educate About Shelter Dogs

Arts & Culture

‘Grounded … In Art-Making Practice’

20 Faculty Members Display Works in UMD Art Gallery’s First In-Person Exhibition Since Pandemic Began

Research

Can’t Wait for the Ads? Tune in to Shoppable TV

Companies Expand Ways to Encourage Consumers to Buy as They Watch

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ACTnow With The Living Earth Show, Terry Berlier & Sarah Hennies

In this discussion, the artists will discuss how their individual and collaborative work reflects and responds to both the world in which the work is created and the humans who created it.

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New venture teams are really the whole entity of an organization in its infancy.

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Robert H. Smith chair in organization behavior and associate dean for research, on how finding the right team is crucial for a startup's success

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In Brief

New Study Shows Largest-Known Comet Was Active at Near-Record Distance

The largest comet ever discovered became active much farther from the sun than previously believed, according to a new study by University of Maryland astronomers.

Psychology Professor Named Faculty Ombuds Officer

University President Darryll J. Pines sent the following email to faculty and administrators today: It is my great pleasure to introduce Dr. Karen M. O'Brien as the university's faculty ombuds officer, effective Jan. 3, 2022. In this role, she will serve as a neutral and impartial officer to provide confidential and informal assistance to faculty and administrators in resolving concerns related to their work.

DOTS Shares Thanksgiving Break Travel, Bus and Parking Plans

As the campus community gears up for Thanksgiving break next week, the University of Maryland’s Department of Transportation Services (DOTS) is offering guidance on how students can prepare for travel and parking on campus.

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Features

UMD’s Quantum Closeup

Financial News Channel CNBC Focuses on Cutting-Edge Research, Innovation Frontiers

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You Can Make It at Maryland

8 Campus Makerspaces Where Terps Turn Out the Next Big Thing

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