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2015-16 LiveBIG: Maryland Challenges Students To 'Do Good'
November 6

"The Do Good Challenge arises from a very simple inspiration, that is that student aren't just going to school to learn what they can do in the future, but they can do good right now." - Robert Orr, Dean of the School of Public Policy, UMD.

Saving the Mighty Honey Bee
November 4

Massive honey bee die-offs threaten our food production, but entomology Assistant Professor Dennis vanEngelsdorp is leading a group of UMD and national researchers to find a way to save these important pollinators.

Greater College Park
November 4

College Park is booming. Nearly 20 projects, including The Hotel at the University of Maryland, four new academic buildings, and new downtown amenities, are underway. The boom -- called Greater College Park -- is the result of cooperative work between the city, county, state, private developers and the University.

Maryland Center for Health Equity (M-CHE)
November 4

In 2015, The Maryland Centre for Health Equity celebrates its 5th anniversary as a NIH/NIMHD Center of Excellence on Race, Ethnicity and Health Disparities Research within the UMD’s School of Public Health. 

November 4

Want to make a difference and earn a living doing what you love? Then the College of Arts and Humanities (ARHU) is the place for you! We'll help you develop into a creative, flexible and globally engaged visionary. Watch the video to learn more about the tight-knit community we've developed within the University of Maryland.

Discover the Philip Merrill College of Journalism
November 4

A new video by Merrill alumna Alanna Delfino'15 looks at all the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland has to offer. Discover New Knowledge! Our location near Washington, D.C. Annapolis and Baltimore, internships, award-winning faculty, focus on public affairs and sports journalism. 

President Loh: Discover New Knowledge
October 27

Advancing science, culture, and the arts - and translating these advances to solve the great problems of our times, enrich our quality of life, and drive economic opportunity in our state and nation - are at the core of the University of Maryland's 21st century mission as a research and land-grant institution. #UMDdiscovers 

Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
October 20

The Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology at UMD brings together experts in computer science, molecular biology, genomics, genetics, mathematics, statistics, and physics to advance new knowledge and discoveries arising from the genome revolution. 

2015-16 LiveBIG: Maryland's Terp Farm Grows Fresh Food, Learning
September 23

At Terp Farm, an off-campus agricultural complex operated by the University of Maryland, the groundwork is being laid for the future of food. And it's a farm-to-table operation that brings fresh and nutritional food to Maryland students.

Discover New Knowledge
September 21

At the University of Maryland we set our curiosity free...#UMDdiscovers