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Kids participate at Gymkana

- Campus & Community

2019 Summer Camps at UMD

Your Guide to Ensuring Kids Have Enriching Experiences, Right Here on Campus


- Campus & Community

Faculty and Staff Accolades

A Roundup of Recent Awards and Accomplishments

dog illustration

- Research

Canines and the “Cocktail Party” Effect

Research Sheds Light on How Dogs, Infants Respond in Noisy Environments

Faculty workload video screengrab

- Research

Undoing Disparities

Multi-institution Study Tests Ways to Improve Faculty-Workload Equity

Europa video screengrab
Europa video screengrab

- Research

Europa: The Search for Life

Geology Researchers Travel to Greenland to Lay Groundwork for Expedition to Moon of Jupiter

White House

- Research

Freedom to Flip-Flop

Research Explains Why a Sudden About-Face Doesn’t Affect President’s Public Approval

Lee Building

- Campus & Community

Graduate Programs Recognized by U.S. News & World Report

Education, Public Policy, Engineering Programs, More Ranked Among Best


- Research

A Clearer View

Engineering Researchers Develop New Microscopy Technique That Could Improve LASIK

Weber Garden

- People

Gravity’s Garden

Pioneering Gravitational Wave Researcher to Be Honored Today With Memorial Outside Physical Sciences Complex


- Research

The Homeless as Scapegoats?

Sociologist Debunks Misperceptions After Baltimore Panhandler Murder Ruse

School of Public Health Building

- Campus & Community

Maryland SAFE Center Joins School of Public Health

In New Home, Center to Boost Efforts to Prevent Human Trafficking, and Identify, Treat and Support Victims

Aurora Tights wins Pitch Dingman Competition

- People

Hanging Onto a Tights Lead

Inclusive Performance Apparel for Ice Skaters, Dancers of All Skin Tones Wins Pitch Dingman Competition’s Top Prize

Estudios Universitarios attendees

- Campus & Community

“Within Your Reach”

Bilingual Workshop Offers Resources on College Admissions Process to Local Families

Five to Thrive speech bubbles illustration

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive Week 22

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

Girl in pink tutu crowdsurfing at Terp Thon

- Campus & Community

Dancing With Terps

Student-run Dance Marathon Raises Another $702K for Sick Children


- Research

Op/Ed: New Law Needed to Prevent and Deter Labor Trafficking

SAFE Center Founder, Members of General Assembly Argue for Bill

Terp Thon

- Campus & Community

Milestone for a Movement

What to Expect as Terp Thon Celebrates 10 Years of Fundraising “For the Kids”

Testudo riding a golf cart on Giving Day

- Campus & Community

Giving Day Raises More Than $2M

Funding to Benefit Units Across Campus

Cashless payment illustration

- Research

Cashing Out?

As U.S. Shifts Toward Cashless Society, a Professor Explains Pros, Cons


- Research


An Expert Gets to the Bottom of Them (and Blows Out a Tire)

Marine ribbon worm

- Research

New (Re)Generation

Researchers Find Worm Species Have a Suprisingly Recent Ability to Regrow Severed Heads

CS Gift Check

- People

Professor Makes $750K Gift to Support Campus Makerspaces

Gift to Fund Operations, Staffing of Iribe Center’s Space, Help Coordinate All Others

Psychiatric visit

- Research

After Psychiatric Hospitalization, What Next?

Study Finds Less Follow-Up at Hospitals in Minority, Poorer Communities

Flat Testudo Giving Day

- Campus & Community

Hashtag Your Way Through Giving Day

Donation Marathon Aims for Participation, With Prizes, Pics and Contests

Fiorina event

- People

Five Keys to Find Your Way From Carly Fiorina

Alumna Honored at Smith School’s Women Leading Women Forum

Plasmodium parasites illustration

- Research

Sky-high Ambitions to Predict, Halt Malaria

Researchers Analyze Satellite Data to Find Links Between Land Use, Outbreaks

UMD flash mob

- Athletics

Dancing Through the Decades

Seventh Annual Flash Mob Honors Men’s Basketball’s 100th Season

Solar panels on Regents Drive Garage

- People

States, Counties, Universities: We’ll Always Have Paris

Professor Testifies to Congress on Progress to Cut Carbon Emissions

James Fayal discussing Zest Tea

- People

A Zest for Innovation

Alum Secures $1M to Pep Up Energy Drink Company Zest Tea

Five to Thrive leaves illustration

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive Week 21

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

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