All Stories


Former Terp Ready to Compete in Soccer’s Ultimate Event

Athletics -

Achieving Worldly Goals

Former Terp Ready to Compete in Soccer’s Ultimate Event

Golden Opportunity

People -

A Golden Opportunity

Family of Late UMD Professor Auctions Nobel Medal to Fight Hate

Capitol Steps

Arts & Culture -

A “Capitol Step” in the Right Direction

How a UMD Alum Co-founded Political Comedy Troupe

Jason Reynolds

Arts & Culture -

A YA Book of His Own

Alum Writes the Stories He Didn’t See as a Youth

School of fish
School of fish

Research -

Inspired by Nature

Engineering Professor Builds Autonomous Sub That Mimics Fish Behavior

Testudo Statue outside of Van Munching Hall

Campus & Community -

Happy Birthday, Testudo

A New Addition to the Family of Terrapin Statues Arrives

Tweets as Free Speech

Campus & Community -

Tweets as Free Speech

Court Ruling Supports First Amendment Rights of UMD Professor

Terps Moving Out of Residence Halls Donate by the Ton

Campus & Community -

Trash to Treasure

Terps Moving Out of Residence Halls Donate by the Ton

Nancy Meyer ’87

People -

A “Second Chance” Organization

Alumna Finds Worth in the Waste

iFarm

People -

iFarm

CS Grad Goes Back to the Land, With Help From the Web

John B. King Jr.

People -

Closing the Gap

Former U.S. Education Secretary Advocates Equity in Schools

Fight the Fakes

People -

Fight the Fakes

Lecturer Trains on Spotting “Fake News”

Gift of Giving Gala

Campus & Community -

Gala Honors Black Terps’ Achievements

Third Annual Gift of Giving Gala Celebrates Academic and Professional Accomplishments

Celestial Map

Research -

Celestial Mechanic

Astronomer Traces Galaxy Paths Back to the Beginning

Apple

Research -

Core Value

Professor Creates New Apple Variety

Trail Mix

Research -

Trail Mix

UMD Pair Takes Part in National Project Along Appalachian Trail

A-Listers

Arts & Culture -

A-Listers

A Look Back at the Biggest Concerts at UMD

Peter Leone

People -

Locked Up, Not Thrown Away

Education Professor Fights for Good Schools in Youth Detention Centers

Lee Building

Research -

Healthy Savings

Architecture Team Eyes Wellbeing, Sustainability Boost for Campus Buildings

Students Design and Build Electric Bikes in Engineering Course

Research -

Running On “E”

Students Design and Build Electric Bikes in Engineering Course

Maryland Day Group Shot
Maryland Day Group Shot

Campus & Community -

The Magic of Maryland Day

Thousands Visit UMD to Explore Fearless Ideas

"Fundamentals of Adulting"

People -

Drawn to the Challenge

Math Staffer Creates Web Comic on “Adulting”

Bioscience Art Exhibit

Arts & Culture -

Flowers in Full Zoom

Bioscience Building’s Art Exhibit Showcases Micrographs

Back on the Market

Campus & Community -

Back on the Market

Maryland and Iraqi Students Redesign Sites in Each Others’ Countries

Giving an Assist

Athletics -

Giving an Assist

Longtime UMD Supporters Pledge $21.25M to Help Student Athletes Transition to Careers

Cool Running

Athletics -

Cool Running

Terp Directs Hockey’s Biggest Games

Theatre Professor Pens Play About School Shootings

Arts & Culture -

A Topic “Ripe” for Exploring

Theatre Professor Pens Play About School Shootings

Campus Scene

People -

“It’s Something I Have to Do”

Marjory Stoneman Douglas Graduates at UMD Take Action After Shooting

"Get Out"

Arts & Culture -

Students Learn to “Get Out”

Seminar Uses Hit Film as Starting Point on Race Studies

Sahil Rahman ’12 and Rahul Vinod ’11

People -

Like Fathers, Not Quite Like Sons

Alums Open Indian Restaurant in D.C.

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