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Illustration of a woman inside a bottle

- Research

Dangerous Disparity

New Research Shows Heavy Drinking Risks for Sexual Minority Women

Bennu asteroid

- Research

Dust in the (Solar) Wind

Engineering Researcher’s Study of Asteroid Surfaces Could Safeguard Future Space Missions

Lactation room

- Campus & Community

Feeding a Need

Survey Assessing Campus’ Lactation Facilities

Three boys walk down the stairs of a school

- Research

X’ing Out Exclusion

NIH Awards $1.67M for Research on Promoting Diverse Friendships, Reducing Bias in Childhood

Mwenso and the Shakes photo

- Arts & Culture

The Sights and Sounds of Harlem at 100

Michael Mwenso and the Shakes Bring Back the Harlem Renaissance at The Clarice

A red-shirted farmer walks through a partially cut cornfield

- Research

Op/Ed: Provide for Farmers, So They Can Continue to Provide for Us

Agriculture and Natural Resources Dean Advocates Actions, Policies to Shield Farming Population from Rising Difficulties

Two students enter the Lockheed Martin Challenge Box

- Campus & Community

Unlocking the Door to (Job) Opportunity

Aspiring Computer Scientists, Engineers Line Up for Shot at Lockheed Martin’s Challenge Box

Illustration of African American man being kidnapped. The illustration reads, "Anti-Slavery Almanac. A Northern Freeman Enslaved by Northern Hands."

- Arts & Culture

The Other Slave Trade

Professor’s New Book Chronicles Story of Northern Boys Kidnapped Into Slavery and Their Journey Home

Illustration of a hand holding a smartphone with several other hands holding apps around it

- Research

For App Developers, Bad Behavior Doesn’t Pay

Research Finds Delaying Informed Consent on User Data Turns Off Customers

sundial at UMD

- Research

External Research Awards Rise to Record $570 Million

Federal Support, Dynamic Faculty, Strength in Quantum and AI Cited as Factors

Illustration of three stars on a green background

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

wildfire

- Research

Turning Up the Heat on Wildfires

Two Fire Protection Engineering Projects Aim to Make it Hard on Flames That Threaten Communities

Farmland scene

- Research

Making Space

Student Project That Balances Housing Need With Conservation Wins Planning Award

Gif of students rubbing Testudo statue's nose

- Campus & Community

Testudo Event Calls for Tag Teams

Take a Peek at Tomorrow’s Scavenger Hunt Clues

Rainbow hands in the shape of a butterfly

- Research

Inclusive Care

Center to Focus on Improving Mental Health Among LGBTQ+ Communities

Punk rock-like photo illustration of John Davis ’99

- People

Hardcore Collector

Archivist Chronicles D.C. Punk Pandemonium

Illustration of a spine

- Research

$2.8M NIH Grant to Further Dementia Research

UMD-UMB Study Examines Link Between Spine Injury, Cognitive Decline

A counterterrorism unit from the state of Lower Saxony conducts a training operation in Hanover, Germany in July.

- Research

START Report: Global Terrorism Fell in 2018

Annual Dataset Released; Partnership Announced to Distribute Database to Governments, Scholars, Others

Alex Trebek and Steven Reich on the set of Jeopardy!

- People

From Local Trivia Nights to the Big Stage

Graduate Student Competes on ‘Jeopardy!’

Microscopy of macrophage

- Research

Infection Fighter Found

Discovery Reveals Preventive Power of Cells in Liver, Suggesting New Therapeutic Approaches

Rendering of exterior of new basketball practice facility next to Xfinity Center

- Athletics

Maryland Athletics Unveils Plans for Basketball Performance Center

Fundraising Campaign Launches for 60,000-Square-Foot Facility for Men’s, Women’s Teams

University of Maryland UAS Test Site pilot Ryan Henderson shows residents of Dominica a drone he used in early 2018 to create imagery of damage following Hurricane Maria, which struck the island in 2017.

- Research

Map to Recovery

Engineer to Use Drone to Provide Images of Damage After Catastrophic Hurricane

Stock image of hands holding pink breast cancer ribbon

- People

Living On in Pink

Breast Cancer Foundation Started by Terp Makes Final Gift—to UMD Public Health Researchers

Illustration of pills over a map of Maryland

- Research

University of Maryland Extension Takes on Rural Opioid Crisis

$1M Federal Grant Will Fund Education, Training to Combat Tragic Problem

MPT stuff

- Arts & Culture

An Exhibit for Viewers Like You

UMD Libraries Showcases 50 Years of Maryland Public Television

thrive coffee art

- Campus & Community

Five to Thrive 10/7/2019

Your Weekly Tips for Workplace Success

Fiona Jardine

- People

Information Pump

Doctoral Student Shares Lactation Research (Fast Yet Thoroughly!) for International Three Minute Thesis Competition

TerpsVote

- Campus & Community

Turnout Turnaround

New Report Shows Student Voting at Maryland Doubled From 2014 to 2018 Elections

C. Leisure, who goes by the derby name AnnaHell Lee (center, green helmet), watches from the sidelines of a scrimmage at Michael & Son Sportsplex

- People

Terp Derby Athletes Take the Fast Track

Staffer, Graduate Student Clobber, Connect in Rockville League

Ben Johns playing pickleball

- Campus & Community

A Fresh Game to Relish

With Help From Pickleball Pro, UMD Introduces New Intramural Sport

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