All Stories

Jim Henson statue

- People

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Jim Henson’s Time as a Terp

On Muppet Maker’s Birthday, Take a Seat—and a Pic

Helmet sticker

- Athletics

University Commits to Follow McNair Report Recommendations

Findings Detail Timeline, Missteps Before Football Player’s Death

0.5 Downhill “Race”

- Campus & Community

Happy Families

Event-Packed Family Weekend Draws 7,000

Tamer Bannourah ’20

- Campus & Community

Map Quest

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

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


- Research

"Toxic Soup" Follows Florence

Professor Talks Post-Hurricane Health Challenges

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

Roots Home & Abroad

- Campus & Community

Student Group Takes "Roots" in Haiti

Architecture Staffer Works With Club to Provide Sustainable Solutions in Hometown


- Research

"Molecular Scissors" for Food Security

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

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

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

Napping Pods

- Campus & Community

Nod in a Pod

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


- Research

In Search of Other Earths

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

Community-Police Dream Team

- Campus & Community

Net Gains

CP Dream Team’s Basketball Game Connects Kids, Police


- 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

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

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


- 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


- Research

Flavors of Addiction

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


- Arts & Culture

Dressed in Time

Spike Lee Turns to MFA Grad to Costume His Casts

Edward St. John Learning and Teaching Center

- Campus & Community

Discover a Nook, Hit the Books

New Website IDs Quiet Areas for Study, Reflection, Relaxation

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