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Liz Lerman

- Arts & Culture

Saving and Sharing a Dance Legacy

University Libraries Awarded NEH Grant to Digitize Videos of Liz Lerman Dance Exchange

Aly Raisman

- People

Fiercely Motivated

Gymnast Aly Raisman Shares Story as Olympics Star, Voice for Survivors of Sexual Abuse

Puzzle here

- Campus & Community

Brain Teasers—and Freezers

UMD Puzzlehunt Puts Terps' Problem-solving Skills to the (Clever) Tests

Campus Pollen

- Research

Earlier Spring Breezes May Bring More Sneezes

Changes in Season’s Onset Linked to Increasing Hay Fever Allergies Across U.S.

School of Public Health building

- Campus & Community

Projects Supporting LGBTQ Youth, Vaccinations Earn Gold

Two Winners Chosen at Gold Public Health Innovation Award Competition


- Research

Deterring Counterfeit Handbags May Start With Shame

Marketing Professor Shows Promise in New Approach for Manufacturers

Self-driving car

- Research

Real-World Road Rules

Researchers Develop More Realistic Simulator to Test Self-Driving Cars

Barney Frank

- People

A Frank Discussion

Former Congressman Talks Economy, Political Career

Middle schoolers and parents

- Research

Parental Involvement a “Protective Factor” for Mental Health

Research Suggests Ways to Lessen Effects of Bullying on Middle Schoolers

Mother and baby

- Research

Researchers Tackle Infant Mortality in Maryland

Study for State Panel Aims to Understand Disparities, ID Useful Programs

Computer gif

- Campus & Community

Avoiding A Data Disaster

Spring Break IT Drill Highlights Tips for Saving Your Work

Robert Wiedmaier

- People

“We’re Not Just Selling Food, We’re Selling an Experience”

Terp Chef Behind D.C. Restaurant Group in Running for James Beard Award


- Campus & Community

Experienced Diversity Advocate Named UMD’s First VP of Diversity and Inclusion

Georgina Dodge, Now at Bucknell, to Start New Role in June

Shakira Austin

- Athletics

Women’s Basketball Falls to UCLA in NCAA Tournament

Terps’ Season Ends in Second Round With 85–80 Loss


- Research

Stigma as Stressor

Study Examines Daily Lives of People With Psoriasis

Shipping containers

- Research

Spotting Distant Threats

New Laser Method Uses “Avalanche Breakdown” to Detect Radioactive Material

Five to Thrive coffee illustration

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive Week 23

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

Taylor Mikesell

- Athletics

Women’s Basketball Dominates Radford to Reach Second Round

Terps to Host UCLA Tonight; Men’s Team Out After LSU's Final-Seconds Score


- Research

An Unclear Course for Boeing

Business Expert Predicts “Soul-Searching” for Aircraft Manufacturer After Crashes

Iribe Center

- People

Maryland Computing Milestones

How UMD Researchers and Entrepreneurs Helped Lay the Groundwork for the Past and Future of Computers

Kids participate at Gymkana

- Campus & Community

2019 Summer Camps at UMD

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

Justin Alston and Andrew Saundry perform during TDPS Backwards

- Arts & Culture

Role Reversal

Performers Put Nontraditional Spin on Broadway, Hollywood Tunes

Basketball hoop

- Athletics

A Method to the March Madness

Professor Gives Advice on How to Avoid a Busted Bracket

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


- Campus & Community

Faculty and Staff Accolades

A Roundup of Recent Awards and Accomplishments

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

White House

- Research

Freedom to Flip-Flop

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

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