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Piggybank

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Millennials and the Saving-Too-Little Myth

Finance Professor Says Don’t Panic Over Generation’s Fiscal Future

M Gate

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Faculty Members Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Michele J. Gelfand and Frances E. Lee to be Inducted in October

Social Justice Day

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A Balancing Actress

"Orange Is the New Black” Co-star/Immigration Activist Speaks as Part of Social Justice Day 

Eric Swalwell on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert"

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From the SGA to the White House?

U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell, a 2003 Grad, Announces Candidacy for President

Mike Busch speaking

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Legacy of a Lawmaker

Experts, Alums in Legislature Reflect on 33-year Tenure of Maryland House Speaker, and What Comes Next

Sureka Khandagle

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Orchestrating Aid

Alum Leading Disaster Response After Deadly Cyclone Hits Africa

Office Space screengrab with Jennifer Aniston, manager

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An Operational “Shift”

Alum’s Company Lowers Employee Turnover in Restaurants

Aly Raisman

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Fiercely Motivated

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

Barney Frank

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A Frank Discussion

Former Congressman Talks Economy, Political Career

Robert Wiedmaier

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

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

Iribe Center

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Maryland Computing Milestones

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

Weber Garden

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Gravity’s Garden

Pioneering Gravitational Wave Researcher to Be Honored Today With Memorial Outside Physical Sciences Complex

Aurora Tights wins Pitch Dingman Competition

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Hanging Onto a Tights Lead

Inclusive Performance Apparel for Ice Skaters, Dancers of All Skin Tones Wins Pitch Dingman Competition’s Top Prize

CS Gift Check

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Professor Makes $750K Gift to Support Campus Makerspaces

Gift to Fund Operations, Staffing of Iribe Center’s Space, Help Coordinate All Others

Fiorina event

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Five Keys to Find Your Way From Carly Fiorina

Alumna Honored at Smith School’s Women Leading Women Forum

Solar panels on Regents Drive Garage

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States, Counties, Universities: We’ll Always Have Paris

Professor Testifies to Congress on Progress to Cut Carbon Emissions

James Fayal discussing Zest Tea

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A Zest for Innovation

Alum Secures $1M to Pep Up Energy Drink Company Zest Tea

Lae'l Hughes-Watkins

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A New Chapter

University Archivist Dives—and Delves—Into Documenting Terp Life

Michael R. Bloomberg

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Michael R. Bloomberg to Deliver Spring Commencement Address

Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Former NYC Mayor to Speak at Campus-wide Ceremony

UMD welcome sign

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

Karmiol Will Strive to Cultivate Environment Free of Discrimination, Harassment

US-Mexico Border

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A Window Into the Border-Wall Battle

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

Korinn Walfall in "Ain't Misbehavin'"

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In the Middle of “Misbehavin’”

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

Neijma Celestine-Donnor

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Answering the Call

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

Valentine's Day gif

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A Terp Valentine: 10 “How We Met” Stories

From Football Games to Dining Meetups, Let Us Count Some Ways That Terps Have Found Love

Four Freedoms collage

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Four Freedoms, Many Interpretations

Alums Help Develop Exhibition on Expressions of Freedom, from WWII-Era Rockwell to Today

Avocado toast

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A Healthy Blueprint

Architecture Alumna Builds Career as Food Blogger

Testudo Pines

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Pines Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Clark School Dean Led Charge to Improve Teaching, Increase Diversity, Raise Charitable Giving

Kym Perfetto cycling

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A Nonstop Ride

Alum Turns Cycling Into Business, Social Media Success

Eric Shin

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Percussionist With a Full Plate

School of Music Faculty Member Bangs the Drum for Korean Comfort Food at New College Park Eatery

Hands illustration

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Op/Ed: Rounding Third Space

Education Professor Finds Value in Meetings Outside Work and Home

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