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Innovation @ UMD

April 22
Going Green Vertically
UMD environmental science and technology graduate student Scott Tjaden is working to bring the first green wall to campus.
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April 19
UMD Recognizes Past Year's Most Promising Innovations
Three winners were honored for their promising new UMD technologies at the recent University of Maryland Invention of the Year Awards.
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April 17
Students Show "Do Good" Spirit at Challenge Finals
Five finalist teams of University of Maryland students showed off their philanthropic and innovative thinking last week during the annual Do Good Challenge.
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April 9
ARHU Announces Foxworth Creative Enterprise Grants
UMD's College of Arts and Humanities will launch the new "Foxworth Creative Enterprise Grants" with former Ravens cornerback and NFL Players Association President Domonique Foxworth '04 and his wife.
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April 9
Can Unmanned Aircraft Stop Poachers in Their Tracks?
A daring experiment to use drone aircraft and intelligence tools against rhinoceros poachers in South Africa will be previewed in a free public talk April 11 at the University of Maryland.
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April 8
UMD's Earth Starter Wins Eighth Annual Cupid's Cup
The University of Maryland's Earth Starter, maker of the Nourishmat modular garden kit, took home $52,500 as the top winner of the eighth annual Cupid's Cup.
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April 4
'MPowering the State' Reveals Impact and Potential
In coordination with the one-year anniversary of MPowering the State, UMD President Wallace Loh, UMB President Jay Perman and USM Chancellor Brit Kirwan discuss the partnership's success and ongoing potential.
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March 28
30 Days of EnTERPreneurship Returns
The University of Maryland announced today the second annual '30 Days of EnTERPreneurship.'
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March 28
UMD Students to Compete to 'Do Good' at UMD April 10
UMD announces philanthropists – acclaimed television star Fran Drescher and nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis – will headline a panel of judges for the Do Good Challenge April 10.
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March 28
UMB and UMCP Celebrate First Year of Collaborative Success
University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay Perman and University of Maryland, College Park President Wallace Loh celebrate the first year of the University of Maryland: MPowering the State collaboration.
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March 26
Entrepreneurs to Compete for $70k in Cupid's Cup
Six startups, including two from UMD, will compete in the April 5 final round of Cupid's Cup, the national business competition held by the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship.
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March 14
Winners Saw 'No Limits' in Pitch Competition
Competition was so close among University of Maryland student social entrepreneurs in the recent No Limits Social Impact Pitch Competition that the judges awarded two top winners.
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March 13
A Look into the Future of Quantum Computing
Discoveries by physicists and materials scientists at the University of Maryland and other leading institutions have the world on the verge of a new technological revolution.
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March 12
UMD Creates Model Energy Course for U.S. Colleges
To develop a new generation of energy-savvy leaders, UMD has created a new 'Energy 101' curriculum that federal officials and education leaders hope will be used at colleges around the country.
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March 5
Six Startups Advance in Cupid's Cup
UMD's Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship has named six startups, including two from UMD, as finalists in the 2013 Cupid’s Cup. They will compete in the final round on April 5, 2013.
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