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May 5
Two University of Maryland Faculty Elected to the U.S. National Academy of Sciences
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Two University of Maryland faculty members—Michele Gelfand, a distinguished professor of psychology, and Alessandra Buonanno a research professor of physics—have been elected to the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest honors that a researcher can receive.
May 3
University of Maryland Names Jennifer King Rice Senior Vice President and Provost
The University of Maryland has named Jennifer King Rice Ph.D., as Senior Vice President and Provost, effective August 11, 2021.
April 29
University of Maryland Accelerates Emissions-Cutting Goal
President Pines announces university’s aims for carbon neutrality by 2025, all electric fleet by 2035
April 28
UMD's Arts for All initiative Partners the Arts with the Sciences, Technology and 0ther Disciplines
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - University of Maryland President Darryll Pines announced a new initiative, Arts for All, during his Inauguration Ceremony on April 22. The initiative will expand arts programming across campus and create new opportunities for students and faculty to fuse the arts, technology, innovation and social justice. 
April 27
University to Honor Billy Jones and Darryl Hill, Two Athletic and Social Justice Trailblazers
Jones-Hill House to serve as home of Maryland Football
April 26
University of Maryland Announces $40 Million Investment in Faculty Diversity Initiatives
FAMILE program aims to increase faculty from diverse backgrounds over next decade 
April 23
University of Maryland Launches Quantum Business Incubator
The Quantum Startup Foundry will support new businesses in the quantum technology field.  
April 22
The University of Maryland Inaugurates President Darryll J. Pines
President Pines Reveals Five Bold Actions Outlining Goals and Vision for the University
April 22
University of Maryland Names Winners of Its 2020 Invention and Entrepreneurship Awards
April 20
University of Maryland Names Dawn Jourdan Dean of School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
April 16
Inauguration Week: University of Maryland President Darryll J. Pines
President Pines Top 50 Leader In Higher Education April 14
University of Maryland President Darryll J. Pines Recognized as Top 50 Leader in Higher Education
April 14
University of Maryland Announces Plans for Commencement Celebration, Speaker Peter Chapman
IonQ Inc. President and CEO will address Spring 2021 and Recent Past Graduates in Ceremony at Maryland Stadium
April 7
University of Maryland Launches National Network to Tackle Small Business Displacement
JPMorgan Chase funds initiative to combat the effects of commercial gentrification and COVID-19 in neighborhoods across the United States
March 30
Three UMD Students Named 2021 Goldwater Scholars
Three latest University of Maryland Goldwater scholars make 37 such scholars from UMD in the past 10 years