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Ray Ranker, a chaplain at the University of Maryland Memorial Chapel, decided to run for state senate as an Independent in October. Ranker will not be taking any funding from corporate PACs, and wants his primary focus to be on the needs of his constituents, not on the needs of a corporation.
A neuroscience major is in the works at the University of Maryland, and officials are aiming for it to be available to students by fall 2019, said Gregory Ball, dean of the behavioral and social sciences college. "Neuroscience has been a really comprehensive and independent field for quite a while now, ...

University of Maryland SGA funds campus CPR training, reducing cost for students. This university's SGA held their weekly general body meeting Wednesday, March 14th, 2018. (Evan Kramer/The Diamondback). By Savannah Williams ...
The University of Maryland, Baltimore County Retrievers beat out top-seeded Vermont, paving the way for the team's first NCAA tournament game since 2008. UMBC won the American East tournament after Silver Spring native Jairus Lyles broke a tie with a last second 3-point shot, putting the Retrievers ...
That was the challenge for founders at the final round of the University of Maryland's Pitch Dingman Competition. Hosted March 6 by the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, the competition gave aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to win up to $15,000 in startup ...
University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health does not have to respond to a letter criticizing conversion and development plans for its Harford Memorial Hospital. But it will. In a letter sent to the Maryland Health Care Commission in February, Mayor of Havre de Grace William Martin criticizing Upper ...
Dr. Sarah Murthi (left) and computer, mathematical and natural sciences college Dean Amitabh Varshney (right) co-lead the Maryland Blended Realty Center, where researchers are developing new visualization tools to improve health care and medical training. (Photo courtesy of Maryland Blended Reality ...
I last wrote to you about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) in September, when President Trump announced he would begin dismantling the program that allows undocumented residents brought to the U.S. as children to remain in the country. The president gave Congress a March 5 deadline to find a ...
Winnie Obike, a University of Maryland communications doctoral student, is running for a seat in the 22nd District in the House of Delegates. ... Winnie Obike, a fifth-year University of Maryland communication doctoral student, is running to represent part of Prince George's County in the Maryland House of ...
A student was arrested after for suspicion of threatening to shoot law enforcement officers at the University of Maryland at College Park, police said. Ryan M. Sulkowski, 21, of Baltimore was charged with making a threat of mass violence and disturbing the operations of a school, according to a statement ...
The University of Maryland is getting a new $50 million engineering building. The IDEA Factory will be built on the site of the Potomac Building, which will be demolished. (Christine Condon/ For The Diamondback). By Christine Condon ...
The University of Maryland advised students and staff to shelter in place after men armed with a gun robbed two men inside their home on Thursday. ... University of Maryland police ordered students and staff to shelter in place for nearly two hours Thursday afternoon as officers searched for at least one ...

The University of Maryland's SGA will send a letter to Amazon supporting Montgomery County for the company's second headquarters, called HQ2. ... would have beneficial effects on the tax revenue of the state of Maryland, which could also boost funding for the University of Maryland," Ewers said.
Baltimore (WJZ) -- A month after a patient was found left outside an emergency room in about 30-40 degree weather and wearing nothing but a hospital gown; a new president has been appointed to the University of Maryland Medical Center. A video of the woman being left outside by hospital staff went ...
A car was stolen from a gas station right next to the University of Maryland campus Tuesday, according to authorities. University of Maryland police say the carjacking happened at the Exxon gas station on the corner of Baltimore Avenue and Guilford Road. Officers say no weapon was involved and have not currently ...
The University of Maryland is getting a new $50 million engineering building. The IDEA Factory will be built on the site of the Potomac Building, which will be demolished. (Christine Condon/ For The Diamondback). By Christine Condon ...
Constellation is set to work on $21.5 million in energy conservation upgrades on the University of Maryland, College Park campus. Baltimore-based Constellation, an Exelon (nyse: EXC) company, will operate under contract with the state's Maryland Clean Energy Center, with UMD as the end-use ...
The University of Maryland recently published results of a study that found the flu virus spreads even easier than previously thought. That's not good news in the midst of this year's bad flu season, but the school of public health hopes the study will be used to help reduce the risk of flu transmission in public places. Although ...
The University of Maryland is getting continuing federal funding to support the Chesapeake Bay under a state and federal partnership. Sens. Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen have announced the nearly $288,000 federal grant through the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, which will go to ...
(TNS) -- University of Maryland and capital One on Tuesday announced a partnership to develop a workforce pipeline in data analytics, machine learning and cybersecurity. Capital One is investing $3 million through an endowment gift to advance machine learning and the two plan to create an innovation ...
capital One's efforts to cultivate tech talent are spreading to College Park, Md. The Tysons Corner, Va.-based financial giant is opening a new innovation lab just outside the University of Maryland's campus that will focus on developing a pipeline of tech talent, the two entities are announcing on Tuesday.
According to a report from the University of Maryland, there have been 27 hate and racial bias incidents on campus this past semester. The report, which the university is releasing next week, includes reports to the university police and the Office of civil rights and Sexual Misconduct. New policies to deal ...
University of Maryland's efforts to build up a "Discovery District" in College Park just earned a major vote of confidence from a new Fortune 500 partner. McLean-based capital One Financial Corp. (nyse: COF) will make a $3 million investment in UMd.'s machine learning program and will open a ...
The University of Maryland advised students and staff to shelter in place after men armed with a gun robbed two men inside their home on Thursday. ... University of Maryland police ordered students and staff to shelter in place for nearly two hours Thursday afternoon as officers searched for at least one ...
Providing or updating your contact information is the first step in staying connected to the innovation, ingenuity, and big ideas behind UMB's quest to promote social justice, improve health, and serve the public good in Maryland and across the globe. Please provide your name, email address, and any other contact ...
We are here to help. The University of Maryland, Baltimore's Office of Development Operations will be open to receive checks and accept credit card information by phone from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET, Tuesday, Dec. 26, through Friday, Dec. 29; however, the building will be locked for security reasons. Please call us ahead of ...
"We know that stress is the number one impediment to academic success here at the University of Maryland," University of Maryland health and wellness coordinator Sarah Wilson said. "For some students, dogs can be that stress relief." The pet therapy visits happen on campus three times a month for two ...
According to a report from the University of Maryland, there have been 27 hate and racial bias incidents on campus this past semester. The report, which the university is releasing next week, includes reports to the university police and the Office of civil rights and Sexual Misconduct. New policies to deal ...
University of Maryland's efforts to build up a "Discovery District" in College Park just earned a major vote of confidence from a new Fortune 500 partner. McLean-based capital One Financial Corp. (nyse: COF) will make a $3 million investment in UMd.'s machine learning program and will open a new ...
University of Maryland leaders gathered a crowd to open the latest UM BioPark innovation space. With it, young companies and entrepreneurs gained a coworking and collaborative space in southwest Baltimore. The Grid, which stands for Graduate Research Innovation District, is designed to offer space ...
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) -- Freshman Bruno Fernando scored a career-high 18 points, Kevin Huerter and Jared Nickens both added 14 ...
The University of Maryland has been heavily involved in 3D printing for years now, and they continue to expand. We've followed as they have ...
ROSEMONT, Ill. - Junior Youssif Hemida was named the Big Ten Wrestler of the Week as announced by the conference offices Tuesday.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Maryland women's tennis head coach Daria Panova announced the team's 2017-18 schedule on Tuesday.
The University of Maryland's Center for Health Information and Decision Systems is entering a collaborative agreement with a vendor to expand ...
The Maryland football team is set to celebrate 'Senior Day' as it hosts No. 12 Penn State in College Park for the first time since 1993 Saturday at ...
Yannick Ngakoue's star-studded season continued in the Jaguars' 19-7 win over the Browns, as he totaled 2.5 sacks. One of his sacks was the ...
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - The University of Maryland has earned an institutional Graduation Success Rate (GSR) of 84 percent in figures ...
COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- The second-seeded Maryland field hockey team scored twice in the first three minutes and never looked back in a 3-0 ...
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Freshman outside hitter Erika Pritchard led four Terps in double-digits as the Maryland volleyball team (16-8, 5-7 B1G) ...
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Junior DJ Reeves scored a goal in the 36th minute, but the Maryland men's soccer team dropped its match to Michigan ...
Malik Johnson Williams is a graduate student at the University of Maryland in College Park who helped design the energy-efficient, ...
Located just outside of Washington, D.C. in College Park, the University of Maryland is described as the flagship campus of the state's higher ...
COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Each week during the 2017-18 season a Maryland student-athlete, who has shown excellence on and off the playing ...
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Maryland will take on the United States Naval Academy next season in the 2018 veterans Classic at Alumni Hall as ...


 

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