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Girl surrounded by illustrated question marks

- Research

Op/Ed: Alexa, What’s a Reliable Source?

Education Researcher Studies How Children Get Answers, and Assess Their Validity, in the Information Age

Interim Dean Donald Linebaugh working with artifacts from the Kippax Plantation Archaeological Site.

- Research

Grant to Help Finish Professor’s 30-Year Research at Historic Plantation

Property, Once Owned by Pocahontas’ Granddaughter, Reveals Insights Into Colonial Life

Illustration of rainbow pills

- Research

Study: Higher Substance Abuse Rates for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual People Linked to Stress, Discrimination

Research Expands on Public Health Professor’s Work on LGB-Related Health Disparities

illustration of speech bubbles on a yellow background

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive 11/25/2019

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

University of Maryland gate

- People

Recent Graduate Awarded National Mitchell Scholarship

Former SGA President A.J. Pruitt Named 1 of 12 Winners to Pursue Graduate Study in Ireland

Baltimore row houses and trees

- Research

Soaking in the Rain

Study Finds Tiny Urban Forests Prevent Runoff, Protect the Environment

Lauren Filocco teaches at Open Barre

- People

Raising the Barre

From Freshmen to Senior Citizens, Alum’s Local Fitness Studio Caters to All

Morgan Scott as Paul Laurence Dunbar in "Measure of Our Lives"

- Arts & Culture

Off the Wall

Students Bring Historical Figures to Life at Portrait Gallery

GIF of hand holding phone with AR presents appearing on screen

- Research

AR: The Trend Changing How You Shop During the Holidays

Marketing Expert: Brace for Stores Everywhere to Adopt This Tech

Legacy Leaders at the Maryland Statehouse, 2017

- People

‘Repurposed, Not Retired’

Former Dean, Partner Make Gift Supporting Program That Offers Retirees an Opportunity to Give Back Through Service to the State

Three birds on a branch

- Research

Birdsong, Chimp Calls and Baby Talk

Maryland Researchers Connect Animal Communication to Human Language in Special Journal Issue

Person getting a band-aid on arm after a vaccine

- Campus & Community

Flu Fighters

Infectious Disease Expert Explains the Science of Flu

Students sit at round tables in 6Round TERP Classroom

- Campus & Community

Room(s) to Grow

TERP Classrooms Expand to Promote Flexibility, Collaboration in Tech-Enhanced Spaces

Colorful illustration of woman silhouette

- Research

Study: Abortion Does Not Increase Risk of Attempting Suicide

UMD-led Research is First to Compare Women’s Risk Before and After Procedure

GIF of Terp Marketplace items like hot sauce, granola bars, cake, etc.

- Campus & Community

Market’s Research

Student Startups Offer Goods and Services, Hone Entrepreneurial Skills at Terp Marketplace

Screengrab of Julie Park from Terrapin EdTalk video
Screengrab of Julie Park from Terrapin EdTalk video

- Research

Debunking ‘Self-Segregation’ Myths With Data

Expert Challenges Assumptions of Cross-Racial Interaction on Campus, Stresses Importance of Diversity

Oil pipeline

- Arts & Culture

Sensory Excavation

Art Professor Awarded Grant to Create Immersive Experience of One of World’s Largest Oil Reserves

Illustration of red silhouette blowing a whistle among white silhouettes

- Research

‘Citizens, Not Just Members of an Organization’

Whistleblower Expert Explains Motivations, Risks of Following Conscience

Girl looking at a screen

- Research

We’ve Entered a New World of Media ‘Constancy’

5 Things Parents, Caregivers Need to Know About Kids and Screens

GIF of "Access Denied" message flashing on a laptop screen as hands type

- Research

A Leg Up in the Censorship Arms Race

New Artificial Intelligence System Automatically Evolves to Evade Regimes’ Internet Controls

Illustration of leaves on a purple background

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive 11/18/2019

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

Hands holding a gift/package

- Research

Delivering Holiday Cheer in a Short Shopping Season

Logistics Expert Explains How Carriers, Retailers Are Bracing to Make Sure Your Gifts Arrive on Time

Yellow trophy illustration

- Campus & Community

Faculty and Staff Accolades

A Roundup of Recent Awards and Accomplishments

Starry view of Yosemite

- People

Virtual Valley

Alum’s Website Uses VR to Bring You Yosemite’s Splendors

Thumbs down illustration surrounded by vaccines/syringes

- Research

Inoculating Against the Spread of Viral Misinformation

Study of Vaccine-Related Facebook Ads Reveals Ongoing Challenges for Public Health

Veterans meditate on lawn

- Arts & Culture

A Mission to Heal

Phillips Event to Highlight Connection for Veterans of Art, Mindfulness and Wellness

red M on the side of a brick campus building

- Campus & Community

USM Review: UMD Followed Recognized Health Protocols in Adenovirus, Mold Response

Expert Panel Recommends Enhancements to Data Tracking, Cross-unit Communication

GIF of TV screen showing different streaming services

- Research

Content Still King in Streaming Wars

UMD Expert Explains How Disney+, Apple TV+ Might Make You Rethink Your Channel Choices

Homes leveled by the Camp Fire line the Ridgewood Mobile Home Park retirement community in Paradise, Calif., on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

- Research

Lessons, From Paradise Lost

A Year After Devastating California Wildfire, Researcher Explores Links Between Infrastructure, Inequity

Black beans

- Campus & Community

A Research-Dining Services Bean-anza

Largesse of Leftover Legumes Grown in Soil Experiment Feeds Campus

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