Skip Navigation
MarylandToday

Produced by the Office of Strategic Communications

Subscribe Now

Sociology

Word cloud with Gen X, Baby Boomers, Gen Z and Millennials and words that describe them

6 Reasons to Drop the Generation Labels

From Lack of Science to Emphasis on Consumerism, UMD Sociologist Explains Why Nicknames Need to Go

Read More
Screengrab of Rashawn Ray giving "Beyond the Field" Homecoming address

Go ‘Beyond the Field’ With Homecoming Address

UMD Expert on Racial Disparities and Policing Finds Hope Through Research

Read More
Rashawn Ray teaches in classroom

UMD, Google Unit Partner on Developing VR Training Platform for Police

New Research a Highlight of Inaugural ‘Beyond the Field’ Homecoming Address

Read More
Couple in front of home with "for sale by owner" sign

UMD Researchers Find Ripple Effects of Racism in Homeownership

Brookings Study Highlights How Disparities Undercut Opportunities

Read More
Protester with megaphone

College Leads Effort Toward More Racially Equitable Society

Behavioral and Social Sciences’ Anti-Black Racism Initiative Engages Campus, Community

Read More
Red, white and blue illustration of protesters

Making Your Voice Heard—Safely

Campus Experts Offer Tips to Avoid Virus, Other Trouble at Protests

Read More
Family in Nairobi, Kenya

Does It Still ‘Take a Village?’

UMD-led Research to Study Changing Family Dynamics and Child Health in Africa

Read More
Canvasser stands at a door

Op/ed: Should Presidential Campaigns Ditch the Door-Knocking?

Experts Say Success of Voter Outreach Tactics Depends on Who’s Doing the Work—and Where

Read More
Dana Fisher in a crowd at a previous Women's March

The Changing Faces of the Movement for Justice

Researchers to Start Study at Friday’s March on Washington

Read More
Young people at a climate protest

Op/ed: Survey Shows Youth Climate Activists Lining Up Behind Biden

Left-Leaning Group Follows Cues of Preferred Candidates to Support Presumptive Nominee, Researcher Finds

Read More
Worker wearing mask and face shield moves cart

An Equal Opportunity Virus in an Unequal Society

UMD Expert Seeks Solutions to Heightened Coronavirus Toll on African Americans

Read More
Alex Trebek, Andrea Dragan and Gabrielle Christopher on "Jeopardy!" and "Wheel of Fortune" sets

A Strong Terp (Game) Showing

‘Wheel of Fortune,’ ‘Jeopardy!’ to Feature UMD Contestants on Same Night

Read More
Current Page is 1

Maryland Today is produced by the Office of Strategic Communications for the University of Maryland community weekdays during the academic year, except for university holidays.