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Elkton Hall

Campus & Community -

UMD Relocates Students After Mold Found Throughout Elkton Hall

Aggressive Remediation Plan Under Way to Clean Building

Napping illustration

Research -

Downtime Decisions

NSF, NIH Fund Study of How Childhood Naps Affect Memory

First Look Fair
First Look Fair

Campus & Community -

Look Back at First Look

Thousands Flock to Festival of Student Clubs, Organizations

Flooding

Research -

“Toxic Soup” Follows Florence

Professor Talks Post-Hurricane Health Challenges

Tamer Bannourah ’20

Campus & Community -

Map Quest

How a Student Fought Sweat, Suspicion and Vast Distances to Help You Navigate Campus

Roots Home & Abroad

Campus & Community -

Student Group Takes “Roots” in Haiti

Architecture Staffer Works With Club to Provide Sustainable Solutions in Hometown

CRISPR

Research -

“Molecular Scissors” for Food Security

$1.1M NSF Grant Supports Work to Improve Gene Editing Technology for Crops

First Look Fair

Campus & Community -

Your Guide to the First Look Fair

We Help Map Out Where to Find Your Niche at Club, Organization Bonanza

Applause Café

Campus & Community -

A New Round for Applause

Student-Designed Furniture Rounds Out Café Renovation

“The Triumph of Isabella”

Arts & Culture -

“Triumph” of Collaboration

Graduate Students Bring to Life 400-year-old Pageant Artwork

Glenn Weiss ’83 and Jan Svendsen

People -

Terp Cheered as Biggest Winner at Emmys

Director Accepts Award, Proposes to Girlfriend

Uneasy Inheritance

Research -

Uneasy Inheritance

Newly Discovered Brain Pathway Could Explain Why Anxious Parents Often Have Anxious Kids

Community-Police Dream Team

Campus & Community -

Net Gains

CP Dream Team’s Basketball Game Connects Kids, Police

Clouds

Campus & Community -

Tornado Warning Issued as Storms Sweep Through College Park

Decision to Send Alert Questioned, Defended

Ritchie Coliseum

Campus & Community -

Ritchie Coliseum Open as Shelter for Florence Evacuees

Red Cross, State Partner on Hurricane Relief Effort

Napping Pods

Campus & Community -

Nod in a Pod

High-tech Napping Cocoons Installed in McKeldin for the Studying Weary

Exoplanet

Research -

In Search of Other Earths

Astronomer Co-authors National Report on Strategy to Study Far-off Planets

Five to Thrive

Campus & Community -

Five to Thrive

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

Echo Chamber

Research -

Freezing Out Dissent

Echo Chambers Reinforce Beliefs on Politics of Global Warming, Research Finds

Varsity Practice Field

Campus & Community -

New Digs

Plans for North Campus Housing, Dining Facility Under Way

Hate-bias Response Log

Campus & Community -

Hate-bias Response Log Launched

Office of Diversity and Inclusion to List Reports on Campus

Capital Gazette

Campus & Community -

UMD to Memorialize Capital Gazette Shooting Victims

Athletics, Merrill College to Dedicate Room, Press Seat and Create Writing Competitions

E-cigarette

Research -

Flavors of Addiction

Study Finds Sweet E-cigarettes May Be Gateway to Tobacco Addiction for Young Adults

BlacKkKlansman

Arts & Culture -

Dressed in Time

Spike Lee Turns to MFA Grad to Costume His Casts

Robert H. Smith School of Business

People -

Smith Alumnus Gives $1M to Support Business Teaching

Gift to Expand Maryland Smith’s Office of Transformational Learning

Elkins Building

Athletics -

Regents to Hear Results of McNair Investigation

Sept. 21 Meeting to Cover Inquiry into Football Player’s Death

Fraying

People -

Op/Ed: Our Shared Reality Is Fraying

Psychology Professor Arie Kruglanski Explains the Importance of Truth to Maintaining Society

Hurricane Florence

Campus & Community -

Hurricanes: The New Normal?

As Florence Heads Farther From Maryland, Hurricane Expert Talks About Preparedness

Edward St. John Learning and Teaching Center

Campus & Community -

Discover a Nook, Hit the Books

New Website IDs Quiet Areas for Study, Reflection, Relaxation

Benjamin Building

People -

“Teacher of Teachers” Helps Prepare Next Generation of Educators

$1.75M Gift to Support Scholarships in College of Education

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