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Driving Home Pride

UMD-Themed Vanity Plates Are the Highway Four-Leaf Clovers We Love to Spot. We Share Tales Behind the Tags.

People

Terp Awarded NOAA Hollings Scholarship

Prestigious Award Will Fund Student’s Meteorological, Climate Research

Research

UMD Leads Sensor Project to Cast a Wide ‘Net’ to Predict, Prepare for Floods

Researchers, Local Leaders to Track Real-time Data in State’s Waterfront Communities

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5 Alums Elected to UMD Foundation’s Board of Trustees

Volunteers to Serve as Advocates, Advisers to University

Campus & Community

Creating Greener Spaces, No Office Required

Revamped Program Looks for Sustainability Ideas in Every Corner of Campus

People

Terp Awarded NOAA Hollings Scholarship

Prestigious Award Will Fund Student’s Meteorological, Climate Research

Research

UMD Leads Sensor Project to Cast a Wide ‘Net’ to Predict, Prepare for Floods

Researchers, Local Leaders to Track Real-time Data in State’s Waterfront Communities

People

5 Alums Elected to UMD Foundation’s Board of Trustees

Volunteers to Serve as Advocates, Advisers to University

Campus & Community

Creating Greener Spaces, No Office Required

Revamped Program Looks for Sustainability Ideas in Every Corner of Campus

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Research

New Use for Google Street View: IDing Deadliest Roads

UMD Study Finds Greenery, Sidewalks, Streetlights Mean Safer Roads

Research

Stormwater Hits D.C.’s Poorest Neighborhoods Hardest, UMD Study Finds

Socioeconomically Vulnerable Communities Lack Infrastructure to Manage Heavy Rainfall

Research

Back to the Moon—But First, Arizona

UMD Research Scientist Leads Safety Planning for NASA’s Artemis Lunar Test Mission

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The Clarice’s Outdoor Movies: West Side Story (1961)

Clarice Presents brings outdoor movies to campus!

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EXPERTS in the News

There’s not a whole lot of evidence that, for example, stricter laws about proof of citizenship are going to solve problems with fraud because there really aren’t problems with fraud.

Michael Hanmer

Professor of government and politics, on a proposal to require voters to show proof of citizenship documents

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In Brief

Inaugural Arts for All Fellows Awarded $112.5K in Grants

Research into making natural color textile dyes more sustainable. A musical performance, workshop and recording project in collaboration with incarcerated youth. An interactive game that allows players to journey through Afrofuturist worlds. These are among the research proposals that have received funding from Arts for All through its inaugural Faculty and Graduate Student Fellowship.

Newsweek Lists UMD Among America’s Best Workplaces for LGBTQ+ Employees

Newsweek named the University of Maryland in its 2024 list of America's Greatest Workplaces for LGBTQ+, acknowledging companies in the United States that have created inclusive and supportive workplaces for members of the LGBTQ+ community. UMD is one of seven higher education institutions to receive this recognition.

Associate Dean of Libraries Appointed Interim Dean

Senior Vice President and Provost Jennifer King Rice sent the following email to university leadership and Libraries staff on Monday afternoon: You are all aware that much-celebrated Dean Adriene Lim has a retirement date fast approaching on June 30. As we wish her well in this new chapter, I recognize the critical need to keep our Libraries running smoothly and for staff to receive the support they need to fulfill this critical function of our academic and research missions.

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Features

‘Bet on the Class of 2024’

At Commencement, Graduates Praised for Resilience, Encouraged to ‘Choose Tough’

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The Senior Year They Never Had

From Prom to Grad Bash to Classic ‘M’ Photo, Class of ’24 Finally Gets to Celebrate in Style

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