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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

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

Uneasy Inheritance

- Research

Uneasy Inheritance

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

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

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

Hate-bias Response Log

- Campus & Community

Hate-bias Response Log Launched

Office of Diversity and Inclusion to List Reports on Campus

Five to Thrive

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive Week 2

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

Forests

- Research

Gone Forever

Permanent Land-Use Changes Cause 1/4 of Global Forest Loss, Research Shows

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

Forests

- Research

Gone Forever

Permanent Land-Use Changes Cause 1/4 of Global Forest Loss, Research Shows

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

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

Solar panels

- Research

Report: Jurisdictions, Businesses, Universities Make Progress on Climate Change

Despite U.S. Moves to Leave Paris Agreement, Commitment “Within Striking Distance”

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