Saturday, May 15, 2021
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Did You Hear?

Emeritus Professor Publishes 67th Book on Auditory Research—and Aims for 100

Judith Hanna

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Surprising Dance Positions

Researcher Finds Commonalities Between Ballet, Hip-hop and Exotic Dancing

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‘We Wanted to Do More’

Alum, Wife Create Second Scholarship to Support Engineering Students

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Op/Ed: Mother Nature’s Heavy Hand

How the Environment Dramatically Shapes Cities' Identities

Shelby Dziwulski ‘13
Shelby Dziwulski ‘13

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Taking Flight With a New Perspective

Alum Delivers TEDxCollegePark Talk

Bob Baker

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Superfan Marks a Milestone

UMD Football Game vs. Iowa Will Be Terp Supporter’s 500th Straight

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Toliver Makes History by Joining NBA Coaching Staff

Former Terps Standout Now a Wizards Assistant

Katie Lowes and Adam Shapiro '02

Arts & Culture

Dishing on a Debut Broadway Run

Alum, Wife Finish Stint in "Waitress"

Funsho

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Terp Hits All the Right Notes on "The Voice"

Alum’s Audition Secures Spot on Team Adam in New Season

Joseph D. Tydings '51

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Remembering Senator Tydings

Terp Had Served as Trustee, Supporter, Mentor

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A Peek Inside "The Fixer’s" Toolbox

Michael Sitrick ’69’s Client List Has Included Weinstein, Vick, Exxon

Athletics

Salute to a Hall of Fame Inductee

Former Terp, Olympic Team Member to Become UMD’s First Fencing Honoree

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Making a Splash, and a Maryland Promise

Barrier-breaking Former UMD Diver Creates Scholarship for Incentive Awards Students

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Op/Ed: Unequal Justice

Who Qualifies as Sexual Predator? Lecturer Points to Double Standard

Jordan Boyd-Graber on "Jeopardy!"

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What Is … a Research-Inspired Route to "Jeopardy!"?

Professor Developing AI Question-Answer System to Compete on Game Show

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Five Things You Didn’t Know About Jim Henson’s Time as a Terp

On Muppet Maker’s Birthday, Take a Seat—and a Pic

Tamer Bannourah ’20

Campus & Community

Map Quest

How a Student Fought Sweat, Suspicion and Vast Distances to Help You Navigate Campus

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Terp Cheered as Biggest Winner at Emmys

Director Accepts Award, Proposes to Girlfriend

BlacKkKlansman

Arts & Culture

Dressed in Time

Spike Lee Turns to MFA Grad to Costume His Casts

Robert H. Smith School of Business

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Smith Alumnus Gives $1M to Support Business Teaching

Gift to Expand Maryland Smith’s Office of Transformational Learning

Fraying

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Op/Ed: Our Shared Reality Is Fraying

Psychology Professor Arie Kruglanski Explains the Importance of Truth to Maintaining Society

Benjamin Building

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"Teacher of Teachers" Helps Prepare Next Generation of Educators

$1.75M Gift to Support Scholarships in College of Education

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Maryland Remembers Life, Impact of Mary Gossett

Lifelong Fan, Donor Supported Athletics, Other Units Across Campus

Philippines call center

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Essay: Dialed In

Professor Examines How the Philippines Rebrands Itself as World’s Call Center Capital

Cynthia Edmunds

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Beyond ‘Us vs. Them’

Interim Chief Diversity Officer Advocates for Vibrant, Inclusive Campus

Harvard gate

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Op/Ed: People Are More Than SAT Scores

Education Professor Says Harvard Treats Asian-American Applicants as Individuals

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Running Against Interference

Journalism Scholar to Help Develop Method to Detect, Deter Russian Propaganda

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Planting the Seeds of Community

Assistant Professor Transforms Neighborhood Garden

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