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Coronavirus

- Campus & Community

Health Center Provides Information on Coronavirus

Infection Not in Maryland, but Hand-Washing, Other Preventative Steps Encouraged

DJ/remixer/producer Tracy Young

- Arts & Culture

‘Rising’ to the Grammys

Terp DJ Is First Female Producer to Earn Nomination—and Win—for Best Remixed Recording

MPower graphic

- Campus & Community

Balance of MPower

UMCP, UMB Roll Out Achievements in Annapolis Showcase

Illustration of Ethan Brown grilling burgers, surrounded by cows and burgers growing on trees

- People

Growing Beyond Meat

A Terp Started the Country’s Leading Plant-based Meat Company to Upend How We Eat

Peace march in Budapest, Hungary. Banner reads "Hungary protects Europe!"

- Research

Op/Ed: Voters Increasingly Lured by Leaders Who Prey on Fear

Psychologist Urges Democracies to Protect Themselves by Addressing a Rising Sense of Threat

Fireworks at homecoming 2019

- Campus & Community

From Rankings to Prankings: The Year in Review

Revisit Maryland Today’s Most Popular Stories in 2019

Rows of students in caps and gowns attend the Winter 2019 Commencement ceremony at the Xfinity Center
Rows of students in caps and gowns attend the Winter 2019 Commencement ceremony at the Xfinity Center

- Campus & Community

University Celebrates Winter Commencement

Graduates Urged to Be Kind Leaders, Truth Seekers

A roof garden on top of the Physical Sciences Complex and solar panels atop of Regent's Drive Garage both play a part in the University's drive to reduce greenhouse emissions.

- Research

Report: U.S. Climate Action Effective Even Without Federal Government Onboard

Maryland Researchers Lead Study of How State, Local and Business Entities Are Combining to Reduce Greenhouse Emissions

Screengrab of back of prisoner with "juvenile" written on his shirt

- Research

Journalism Report: Juvenile ‘Lifers’ Abound in Maryland, Nationwide

Howard Center, Capital News Service Team Up With ‘PBS NewsHour’ for Criminal Justice Investigation

Man works in IonQ

- Campus & Community

New Investments Fuel 3 Startups in Discovery District

Tech Businesses Confident on Greater College Park’s Growth Potential

Illustration of three stars on a green background

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive 12/9/2019

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

Solar panels on garage roof

- Campus & Community

University Halves Carbon Emissions Ahead of Schedule

Despite Successes, Challenges Remain to Reach Carbon Neutrality, Campus Officials Say

Somara Theodore

- People

Sunny Outlook for New Broadcast Meteorology Class

TV’s Somara Theodore Opens Window Into Translating Science for Viewers

Illustration of mouse in the light with musical notes

- Research

A Week in the Dark Rewires Hearing

Biologists Reveal How Vision Deprivation Affects Neural Connections, Changes Hearing in Mice

Comedian Kal Penn appeared Thursday on campus to present an episode of his sitcom "Sunnyside" and discuss diversity and Asian American representation in the entertainment industry.

- Campus & Community

The ‘Sunnyside’ of Diversity on TV

Comedian Kal Penn Screens His New Sitcom, Discusses Why It's Important to Reflect Cultural Reality

UMD Chamber Singers

- Arts & Culture

Getting a Handle on Handel

5 Facts About ‘Messiah’ Before Sunday Concert

Torrey Smith as a Terp

- People

Moving On, But Staying in the Game

Winter Commencement 2019 Speakers to Include Former Terps, Ravens Standout Torrey Smith

Justin Lee photographs a pygmy rattlesnake. Lee, who works in a herpetology lab at the Smithsonian is first author on a number of research papers.
Justin Lee photographs a pygmy rattlesnake. Lee, who works in a herpetology lab at the Smithsonian is first author on a number of research papers.

- Research

Tipping the Scales

Undergrad Specializes in Reptilian Discovery

Bita Riazi

- People

A Winding Journey Completed

Student Commencement Speaker Finishes Longtime Goal of Graduating From UMD

Collage of book covers, including With the Fire on High, Hurry Up and Relax, Felon, An Anonymous Girl, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Wrecking Ball, The Capital of Basketball and more

- People

Season’s Readings

15 Terp Titles for the Book Lovers on Your List

Rendering of Jemer architecture project

- Campus & Community

Passion Projects

A Cemetery Park? A Baltimore Food District? Unconventional Ideas, Inventive Design Reign in Architecture Program’s Thesis Projects

Students walking; According to a new report from the U.S. Department of Education, UMD students graduate with less debt and get higher-paying jobs after graduation, on average, than students from other Maryland, Big Ten and U.S. universities.

- Campus & Community

Return on Investment

Federal Database Shows Maryland Students Owe Less, Get Paid More

Cecile Richards

- People

‘Making Good Trouble’

Progressive Leader Cecile Richards to Discuss Life as an Activist in Campus Visit

Kim Building

- People

Engineers Named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors

New Inductees Are Latest of Six UMD Faculty Recognized by NAI for ‘Prolific Spirit of Innovation’

Six people pose with Thanksgiving dinner

- Campus & Community

Serving Thanksgiving Dinner, With a Side of Hospitality

Staff, Faculty Welcome Terp Students to Their Homes for Holiday Feasts

Student teaches a STIC math class

- Campus & Community

‘Giving’ Before Getting

15 UMD Projects Raise Money This Week

Boy standing at open fridge

- Research

The Future of Cool

Engineers Develop New Material to Make Refrigeration, AC More Efficient and Climate-friendly

Collage of photos of IAP students at various events

- People

Incentive to Succeed

Alumni Couple’s Gift Supports Baltimore City Students

Illustration of coffee mugs on blue background

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive 12/2/2019

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

Socks by the fireplace

- Campus & Community

Systems Expert: Focus on the Present, Not the Presents

Plus 8 Campus Events for Destressing in December

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