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- Research

Op/Ed: Scam on Line One

3 Reasons That Robocallers Keep Dialing Your Number

UMD welcome sign

- People

UMD Names New Director of Office of Civil Rights and Sexual Misconduct

Karmiol Will Strive to Cultivate Environment Free of Discrimination, Harassment

AgEnterprise Challenge

- Campus & Community

Entrepreneurial Ag

Students Face Off in “Shark Tank”-Style Competition

McKeldin Mall

- Campus & Community

Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion Finalist Visits Scheduled

First Candidate for New Position Meets Today With Faculty, Staff, Students

Tax forms and calculator

- Research

Got a Case of IRS Tax Shock?

UMD Expert Explains the Tax Changes Surprising Filers This Year

Cancer cell

- Research

Targeting a Killer

Researchers Explore New Therapeutic Strategy for Aggressive Form of Breast Cancer

Tattoo on arm
Tattoo on arm

- Research

The Appearance of Bias

Research Finds Link Between Skin Color, Tattoos, Scars and Tougher Criminal Sentences

US-Mexico Border

- People

A Window Into the Border-Wall Battle

As U.S. House Prepares to Vote, Professor Analyzes President’s Emergency Order

Five to Thrive stars illustration

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive Week 20

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

Frank Alt meeting

- Campus & Community

Life After the Retirement Party

Emeritus/Emerita Organization Nurtures Campus Connections, Opportunities for Retired Faculty Members

Flu illustration

- Research

Outsmarting Viruses

Study Uses Wearable “Smart” Devices to Help Understand What Makes Us Contagious

Alumni Cup Trophy

- Campus & Community

On Fire for Alumni Cup

Fire Protection Engineering Wins Clark School's Annual Rube Goldberg Contest

Alchemist painting

- Research

Op/Ed: What AI Researchers Can Learn From Alchemists and Astrologists

Human-Computer Interaction Pioneer Urges Focus on Enhancing, Not Mimicking, Human Abilities

Running illustration

- Research

Faster Is Lighter

Kinesiology Researchers Cast New Light on Conventional Wisdom About Running Injuries

Lefty Driesell

- Athletics

Driesell, Digitized

Legendary Coach’s Donation Part of Campaign to Preserve Terps Basketball History

Physical Sciences Complex

- Research

UMD’s Federal Agency Partners See Budget Bumps, or Avoid Cuts

New Appropriations Fund NASA, NOAA, NSF, Others

Eastern Shore health care illustration

- Research

Patchwork Problem

Research Examines Health Care Challenges for Rural Immigrants

Phillips Collection exterior

- Arts & Culture

Talking Pictures

Phillips, UMD Partnership Host Latest “Conversations With Artists”

Housing bubble

- Research

Exploring Bubble Trouble

In New Book, Business Professors Give Insight Into Causes of Economic Booms and Busts

Maryland Day Tour

- Campus & Community

A Walk to Remember

Campus Tours This Month Highlight African-Americans' Contributions to UMD

Corn in field

- Research

Growing Climate Risks to Crops

Broad-scale Look at U.S. Agriculture Finds Midwest Vulnerable Due to Industry Changes, Rising Temperatures


- Research

Extreme Unknowns

Researchers Begin Pioneering Study of How Ultra-endurance Sports Affect the Body

Five to Thrive coffee mugs illustration

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive Week 19

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

Farmers Market

- Research

Ag Study: Marylanders Connect More With Farming Than Forestry

UMD-affiliated Hughes Center Surveyed Public’s Familiarity With Agriculture Industry

Korinn Walfall in "Ain't Misbehavin'"

- Arts & Culture

In the Middle of “Misbehavin’”

With Latest Role, Young Alum Expands Presence on D.C. Theater Scene

Neijma Celestine-Donnor

- People

Answering the Call

Compassion, Humility Guide the Leader of UMD’s Hate-Bias Response Program

Qu Japan

- Campus & Community

International Flavors

Surge of New Restaurants Strengthens Greater College Park’s Food Scene

Map illustration

- Arts & Culture

A Modern Take on an Ancient Immigration Tale

Terp’s New Opera Explores Struggles of Refugees

Ribbon cutting

- Campus & Community

Do Good Accelerator Revs Up

Programs Supporting Startups to Expand in New Diamondback Garage Location

Drugs and Pregnancy

- Research

Study: Criminal Penalties for Drug Use During Pregnancy Deter Women From Treatment

States With More Comprehensive Approaches Are Better at Getting Women Into Rehab

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