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Annual Survey Finds Bee Loss Somewhat Reduced at 33 Percent

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:58am

Honey bee loss still far too high UMD director of survey project says.

University of Maryland to Host Spring 2017 Commencement

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 9:34am

Apex Entertainment Founder and CEO Mark Ciardi '83 to address close to 8,000 graduates.

UMD Names Laurie E. Locascio Vice President for Research

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 10:04am

The University of Maryland has named Laurie E. Locascio as its new Vice President for Research, effective October 1, 2017.

University of Maryland Scientists Unveil First-Ever Study of Urbanization Impact on Soils in Multiple Cities

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 4:26pm

Findings illustrate difficulty in establishing trees and increased nutrient deficiency through loss of an important microbe.

University of Maryland-Phillips Collection Fellowship Awarded

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 9:29am

Dr. Kate E. Cowcher to Join the UMD Center for Art and Knowledge at The Phillips Collection as the 2017–18 Postdoctoral Fellow in Modern and Contemporary Art History.

Unexpectedly Primitive Atmosphere Found Around Distant “Warm Neptune”

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 11:54am

Discovery challenges some long-held assumptions about planetary formation.

UMD's CP Dream Team Builds Community with Basketball

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 4:27pm

The CP Dream Team to play quarterly basketball game on Friday, May 12 at 7 p.m.

Edward St. John Learning and Teaching Center at the University of Maryland Will Transform the Classroom Experience

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 9:20am

Dedicated today, the first new academic building constructed on McKeldin Mall in more than 50 years will serve as a national model of collaborative learning.

UMD-led Exercise Study Offers Hope in Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 3:44pm

UMD researchers investigate whether aerobic exercise impacts brain physiology.

Gov. Hogan Signs into Law $7.5M Maryland Energy Innovation Institute at UMD

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 1:42pm

University of Maryland Institute to serve as catalyst for clean energy advancements, economic growth.

University of Maryland Students Win National Soil Judging Championship

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 10:59am

UMD’s team places first in overall category, with two students placing first and fifth in the individual portion.

TIAA, University of Maryland Work Together to Develop Next Generation of Nonprofit Leaders

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 9:20am

Multi-year collaboration builds off the launch of the Do Good Institute and nation’s first Do Good Campus.

University Statement on Hate Incident

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 7:18pm



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