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A marine ribbon worm regrowing its head (lightly colored end) March 6
Scientists Find Worms that ‘Recently’ Evolved Ability to Regrow Heads
New study reveals regeneration of amputated body parts is not always an ancient trait
March 5
UMD Team Again Reaches “Final Four” in HUD Affordable Housing Competition
Terp teams finished first last year and second in 2016: their two previous entries in this prestigious graduate student design competition 
March 4
Advisory Committee to Review Progress on Implementation of UMD Athletic Reforms
March 1
The University of Maryland, College Park is open on time, Friday, March 1, 2019.
February 28
The Honorable Michael R. Bloomberg to Deliver Address at University of Maryland’s 2019 Spring Commencement
Entrepreneur, philanthropist and former Mayor of New York City will speak at campus-wide ceremony
February 27
University of Maryland Project Receives $2.2M Award to Support Learning for Deafblind Children
 Federal and state grants support UMD College of Education work to improve learning and outcomes for Deafblind children in in Maryland and Washington, D.C.  
February 27
Grace Karmiol Named Director of University of Maryland’s Office of Civil Rights and Sexual Misconduct
February 26
UMD researchers awarded $5.3M NIH BRAIN Initiative grant
Funding supports multi-university, multi-disciplinary efforts to better link human behaviour with neural activity 
February 25
UMD-Led Research Finds New, Targeted Treatment Approach for an Aggressive Breast Cancer
Research team explores nanotechnology-based therapeutic strategy for triple-negative breast cancer. 
February 20
The University of Maryland, College Park is open on time, Thursday, February 21, 2019.
February 19
The University of Maryland, College Park is closed Wednesday, February 20, 2019, due to expected inclement weather.
February 19
UMD-Led Study Finds Congressional Lawmaking Remains Largely Bipartisan
February 11
The University of Maryland, College Park is open on time, Monday, February 11, 2019.
Darryll J. Pines, dean of UMD's A. James Clark School of Engineering February 8
Dean of UMD's Clark School of Engineering Elected to National Academy of Engineering
Darryll Pines, dean of UMD's A. James Clark School of Engineering, is elected to the NAE for “inspirational leadership and contributions to engineering education excellence in the United States.” 
YuHuang Wang and Min Ouyang with automatically regulating radiant heat fabric February 7
Scientists Develop First Fabric to Automatically Cool or Insulate Depending on Conditions
University of Maryland researchers have created a fabric that dynamically regulates heat passing through it.