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Jack Minker

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Jack Minker, Founding Chair of Computer Science, Human Rights Activist, Dies

Researcher Set Standard of Excellence for Nationally Ranked Program

Lee Mendelowitz M.S. ’12, Ph.D. ’15 with World Series trophy

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Numbers Game

How an Applied Math Ph.D. Stepped Up to the Plate to Become the Nationals’ Director of Baseball Research

Jordana Moore Saggese

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Professor Makes Space for Black Art in Academic Art History

Focus on Questioning Norms in the Field on Display in New Book, Journal Issue

Naveen Raman ’22, Ela Rockafellow ’22 and Sanketh Andhavarapu ’23

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Three Terps Named 2021 Goldwater Scholars

UMD’s 37 Scholarships in Past Decade Rank Second in Nation

Willie Graham ’80

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This (Really) Old House

Alum Recreates America’s History, One Handmade Nail at a Time

Lauren Foundos with kettlebell

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‘A Netflix of Fitness’

Alum’s Streaming Service Helps Customers Work Out From Home, Stay Connected to Gyms and Studios

The stellar wind from energetic young stars sculpts the roiling red NGC2014 nebula in the Large Magellanic Cloud

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Keeping an Eye on the Universe

30 Years Into Hubble’s Surprising Run, Terps Help the Revolutionary Space Telescope Stay Productive in Orbit

LEGO robot

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Doing the Robot All the Way to the Smithsonian

First-year Student’s Creation in ‘Girlhood’ Exhibit

Tyrone Brooks '96 with members of Atlanta Braves

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Smith Alum Goes to Bat for Diversity in Baseball

MLB Exec Behind More Than 200 Hires, Including League’s First Black Female Coach

Joseph Richardson Jr.

People

Trigger Guard

Crossing the Boundaries Between Academia and the Streets, Professor Joseph Richardson Jr. Seeks to Find a Way Out of Trauma for Young Black Men

Pavan Ravindra portrait

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Biochemistry, Computer Science Major Wins 2021 Churchill Scholarship

National Award to Fund Study of Chemical Simulations at Cambridge

Ali von Paris '12 and Wendy Sanhai MBA '09

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Alums Illuminate 10th Annual ‘Women Inspire’ Event

Apparel Entrepreneur and Scientific Leader Relate Triumphs, Struggles on Way to the Top

COVID vaccination site

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Terps Seek to Shorten Vaccine Appointment Waiting Game

Alum’s Facebook Group, Student’s Website and Twitter Feed Help Connect Marylanders With Openings

Tatiana Sandoval ’19 at food drive

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‘Zero Excuses’

Alum Who Attended UMD as a Dreamer Helps Other Immigrants Rebuild Their Lives

Dr. Kathleen Neuzil ’83 portrait

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Pandemic Fighter’s Priorities

Researcher Helps Lead Nation’s Vaccine Trials—With Hopes of Resuming Terps Tailgating Soon

People

A Valentine to COVID Wedding Hopefuls

Couples Celebrating Nuptials on Campus Creatively Adapt

Dave Ginsburg interviews Darryl Morsell at Maryland basketball media day

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A Storied Career, Down to the Final Buzzer

Alum, Dubbed Dean of Maryland Sportswriters, Retiring After 37 Years With AP

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Making Puppy Raising ‘Pawsible’

Terp-founded Nonprofit Provides Financial Support to Volunteers Prepping Future Assistance Dogs

Sundial on UMD campus in the snow

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Health Tech Entrepreneur Named 2021 Gates Cambridge Scholar

Veeraj Shah Awarded Four Years of Funding to Study at University of Cambridge

Athletics

Maryland Football’s First Face of Social Justice

Recruited to Integrate the Terps in 1962, Darryl Hill Continues a 6-decade Run With UMD

Zack Steffen of Manchester City

Athletics

Saves in the City

Zack Steffen Becomes First Terp to Start in English Premier League Soccer

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Dedicated to Making a Difference

December Commencement Student Speaker Grapples With Identity, Commits Himself to Equality of Opportunity

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A Boost for Children

$3M Gift Honors Late Youth Advocate, Supports Fellowships for New Generation at UMD

Stills from "Secretariat," "Miracle," "The Rookie" and "Safety" movies

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Motivating Movies, With a Maryland Touch

Disney+ Release ‘Safety’ Becomes the Latest on Terp Producer’s List of Underdog Films

Physical Sciences Building

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Two Maryland Faculty Named to National Academy of Inventors

Inductees Locascio, Chellappa Are Latest of 8 UMD Researchers Recognized for ‘Prolific Spirit of Innovation’

Sundial on UMD campus

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Senior Named 2021 Marshall Scholar

Double-degree Student, Sixth in UMD History to Win National Scholarship, to Pursue Master’s in Speech, Language Processing in UK

Bee America CEO Chris White inspects beehive

People

Alum’s Sweet Idea: Virtual Honey Tastings

Bethesda-based Artisanal Honey Seller Builds Appreciation for Bees and the Environment

Four-person collage

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Portraits From a Pandemic

Whether Trapped at Home or Marching in the Streets, Terps Facing an Enduring Health Crisis Cope, Question and Count Their Blessings

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Gobble, Gobble to Go

Smoked Turkeys, Community Support Pull Alum’s Growing Barbecue Business Through a Tough 2020

IDEA Factory construction

Campus & Community

Terp Telecom Entrepreneur Gives $1.25M to IDEA Factory

Gift Will Support Innovation-focused Building Encouraging the Kind of Creativity, Energy That Fueled Filipino Immigrant

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