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UMD Engineers Invent the First Bio-Compatible, Ion Current Battery

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 2:49pm

Engineers at the University of Maryland have invented an entirely new kind of battery. It is bio-compatible because it produces the same kind of ion-based electrical energy used by humans and all living things.

Flying Dog Brewery and University of Maryland Partner on Hops Production Initiative

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 2:30pm

The new partnership focuses on studying the potential for high-quality hops grown in the State.

UMD’s “It Takes Just One” Student Team Wins National Competition to Curb Violent Extremism Online

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 9:27am

BSOS students take top prize for work to empower bystanders.

UMD Statement on Indictment Announcement

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 3:43pm

UMD Named a 2017 Best College by MONEY Magazine

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 12:16pm

 The University of Maryland ranked No. 11 among public universities.


14 University of Maryland Students and Alumni Receive Fulbright Grants

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 1:24pm

Students and alumni to spend one year abroad to research or teach overseas.

University of Maryland Appoints Roger L. Worthington to Lead Diversity Initiatives

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 10:15am

Leading scholar will serve as Interim Associate Provost and Chief Diversity Officer.

UMD, UMB Strategic Partnership Announces Expansion of Interdisciplinary Research at Cole Field House

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 1:00pm

Enhancements to Cole Field House position researchers and clinicians for groundbreaking work in neuroscience. 

University of Maryland Action Plan to Combat Hate and Create a Safer Campus

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 11:53am

UMD's seven-step action plan in one place. 

UMD Among Top 100 in Latest World Reputation Rankings

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 12:00am

Times Higher Education's World Reputation Rankings recognize the most prestigious higher-education institutions globally.

University of Maryland, City of College Park to Host Fourth of July Celebration

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 11:03am

Free event begins at 5 p.m.; includes concert and fireworks show.

DeVos Institute of Arts Management Announces 2017 Fellows

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 9:39am

19 Executives from Nine Countries Will Take Part in Arts Management Intensive June 26 – July 21, 2017

Mosquito-killing Fungi Engineered with Spider and Scorpion Toxins Could Help Fight Malaria

Wed, 06/14/2017 - 2:43pm

Fungus specifically targets mosquitoes, is safe for humans and other insects.

MFRI Director Steven Edwards to Retire from the University Of Maryland

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 11:25pm

After 25 years of service, MFRI Director Steven Edwards to retire on January 5, 2018.

NASA Honors Renowned UMD Comet Science Pioneer Michael A’Hearn

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 3:06pm

NASA posthumously awards Professor A'Hearn for his fundamental work on comets and small bodies of the solar system. 



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