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Photo of Roger Worthington July 6
University of Maryland Appoints Roger L. Worthington to Lead Diversity Initiatives
Leading scholar will serve as Interim Associate Provost and Chief Diversity Officer.
June 30
UMD, UMB Strategic Partnership Announces Expansion of Interdisciplinary Research at Cole Field House
Enhancements to Cole Field House position researchers and clinicians for groundbreaking work in neuroscience. 
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University of Maryland Action Plan to Combat Hate and Create a Safer Campus
UMD's seven-step action plan in one place. 
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UMD Among Top 100 in Latest World Reputation Rankings
Times Higher Education's World Reputation Rankings recognize the most prestigious higher-education institutions globally.
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University of Maryland, City of College Park to Host Fourth of July Celebration
Free event begins at 5 p.m.; includes concert and fireworks show.
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DeVos Institute of Arts Management Announces 2017 Fellows
19 Executives from Nine Countries Will Take Part in Arts Management Intensive June 26 – July 21, 2017
June 15
UMD Researchers Investigate Link between ‘Land Grabs’ and Undernourishment
Photo of Jennifer King Rice June 15
University of Maryland Names Jennifer King Rice as Dean of the College of Education
Photo of Mosquito June 14
Mosquito-killing Fungi Engineered with Spider and Scorpion Toxins Could Help Fight Malaria
Fungus specifically targets mosquitoes, is safe for humans and other insects.
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MFRI Director Steven Edwards to Retire from the University Of Maryland
After 25 years of service, MFRI Director Steven Edwards to retire on January 5, 2018.
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NASA Honors Renowned UMD Comet Science Pioneer Michael A’Hearn
NASA posthumously awards Professor A'Hearn for his fundamental work on comets and small bodies of the solar system. 
June 13
UMD Awarded $6 Million NIH Grant for Structure-Based Design of a Hepatitis C Vaccine
UMD's IBBR to study the efficacy of immune responses in animal models of its HCV vaccine candidates. 
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University of Maryland Bioengineers Develop New Technologies to Drive Next-Generation Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis
New research uses quantum dots (yellow) to track and control the display density of self-molecules mistakenly attacked during autoimmune diseases.
June 11
University of Maryland Joins Grand Coalition to Support Paris Agreement Climate Action
June 6
HUD Housing Assistance Linked to Improved Health Care Access
University of Maryland researchers examine the impact that access to affordable housing through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development assistance programs has on health.