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Joseph Richardson standing outside a building with the sign "Home of the Brave"

Gun Violence Expert Elected to the National Academy of Medicine

Joseph Richardson Jr. Becomes Record 69th UMD Faculty Member in National Academies

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tour guide speaks to group in front of mural

D.C. History by the Forkful

Anthropology Alum’s Food Tour Dishes Out Tales From ‘Black Broadway,’ Taste of Immigrant Culinary Traditions

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Julie Schablitsky and Gov. Wes Moore unveil photos

Unearthed Foundation, Artifacts Shed New Light on Harriet Tubman’s Early Life

Adjunct Professor Leads the Exploration of Newly Discovered Home at Hero Abolitionist’s Birthplace

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misty landscape in New Philadelphia

Foundation of Newest National Park Laid by a Terp

Anthropologist Led Effort to Convince Congress to Recognize First African American-Founded Town

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Pines speaks at podium during 120 Initiative conference

120 Initiative Presents Pathway to Fewer Gun Deaths

University Research Consortium Co-led by Pines Releases Recommendations on Curbing Gun Violence

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Op/ed: Longer Prison Terms Won’t End Gun Violence in Baltimore

UMD Researcher Argues Proposed State Legislation Would Harm Communities Without Deterring Violent Crime

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syringes on ground

UMD Anthropologist Part of $2.5M Study of Homeless Populations’ Mixing of Drugs

Researcher to Work in NYC, San Francisco to Examine Trend of Polysubstance Use

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miners in 1905

Coal Veins

A UMD Anthropologist Is Digging Into Commonalities Between Coal Country Immigrants Past and Present

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Joseph Richardson

‘Beyond the Field’ Homecoming Address Takes on Daily Toll of Gun Violence

Confluence of Structural Issues Lies Behind Much of the Mayhem, UMD Scholar Says

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washed out road yellowstone park floods

Op/ed: Conserving Cultural Heritage Is a Vital Part of Climate Adaptation

Archeologist Says More Than Natural Features Are at Risk

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ambulance

An Intervention That Needs an Intervention

Study Shows How Pandemic Hindered Hospitals’ Gun Violence-Reduction Programs

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Matthew Thomann and another man stand outside a clinic

Putting HPV Pain to Paper

Anthropologist to Document Physical Suffering of Kenyan Sexual and Gender Minorities With Sexually Transmitted Disease

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