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2018 Do Good Challenge finalists and winners May 3
Terp Thon and Symbiont Health Announced as 2018 Do Good Challenge Winners
UMD’s annual competition awarded more than $20,000 in prize money.
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Solar panels on Regents Drive Garage May 3
UMD- Led Research Team Awarded New $2.37M DOE Solar Power Tech Project
New project is part of DOE-supported research with a goal of cutting the cost of solar energy power electronics in half by 2030.
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UMD Emerges as State Leader in 2018 RecycleMania Competition
Recyclemania is an annual 8-week competition which challenges colleges and universities across the United States and Canada to collect the most recyclable materials.
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African American teenage getting vaccine April 30
UMD Leads Study on Improving HPV Vaccination Rates Among African-American Adolescents
A $2.2 million grant will support research on improving cancer prevention through socially and culturally specific communication strategies.
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April 30
UMD Partners with Korea Electronics Technology Institute to Advance New Energy Technologies
Five-year partnership will help accelerate research and innovation of energy technologies.
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UMD Awards Funds to Support Campus Sustainability Projects
UMD's sustainability fund provides grants to students, faculty, and staff for the implementation of projects that will improve sustainability on campus or in the local community. 
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University of Maryland Recognized as Best Value College in the State
UMD earns third Best Value College ranking of 2018. 
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April 26
Statement on Athletic Director Search -- April 26, 2018
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UMD students holding #DoGoodUMD sign April 25
Finalists Announced in 2018 Do Good Challenge
Six teams will compete for a chance to win a share of more than $20,000.
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Maryland Day 2018 Logo April 25
20th Annual Maryland Day: A One-Day Celebration of Learning and Discovery
Hundreds of free, family-friendly exhibitions, demonstrations and performances will take place on Saturday, April 28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
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Team Maryland at HUD competition April 23
UMD Student Team Wins HUD Affordable Housing Competition
Team’s holistic and creative approach to affordable housing captures the $20,000 prize.
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Innovation awardees April 20
UMD Announces Inventions of the Year Winners and Celebrates Ventures, and Partnerships
UMD honors exceptional inventions that have the potential to make an important impact on science, society, and the free market.
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Gossetts with student athletes April 19
Gossett Family Makes Historic $21.25 Million Gift to the University of Maryland
The Barry and Mary Gossett Center for Academic and Personal Excellence will provide student-athletes with the foundation needed to be successful global citizens.
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New UMD Report Shows Planning for Future Uncertainties is Key to a Thriving Region
The five-year project, Prospects for Regional Sustainability Tomorrow (PRESTO), reveals how regional responses to large-scale, uncertain phenomena could impact economic, social and environmental health in the region. 
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Zinc Battery Closeup April 18
UMD Researchers Revive Old Chemistry to Create Safer Zinc Battery
Researchers create a higher-energy, safer and longer-lasting zinc battery. 
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