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UMD to Host Press Conference with President and New Athletic Director

June 25, 2018

MEDIA RSVP TO: mediainfo@umd.edu 


The University of Maryland will host a press conference Tuesday morning with University of Maryland President Wallace D. Loh and its newly named Director of Athletics Damon Evans. 


  • University of Maryland President Wallace D. Loh
  • University of Maryland Athletic Director Damon Evans
  • University of Maryland A. James Clark School of Engineering Dean Darryll Pines, Head of the Search Committee
  • University of Maryland Field Hockey Head Coach Missy Meharg, Search Committee Member


Tuesday, June 26 at 10:00 a.m.


The Hotel at the University of Maryland
Terrapin Ballroom, First Floor
7777 Baltimore Ave, College Park, MD 20740


  • Media must RSVP to mediainfo@umd.edu and will be required to show credentials at check-in. 
  • Media check-in will begin at 9:00 a.m.
  • A mult box audio feed will be available. There will be a soundcheck at 9:30 a.m.
  • Validated parking will be available in the garage at The Hotel at UMD.


About the University of Maryland

The University of Maryland, College Park is the state's flagship university and one of the nation's preeminent public research universities. A global leader in research, entrepreneurship and innovation, the university is home to more than 40,000 students, 10,000 faculty and staff, and 280 academic programs. As one of the nation’s top producers of Fulbright scholars, its faculty includes two Nobel laureates, three Pulitzer Prize winners and 57 members of the national academies. The institution has a $1.9 billion operating budget and secures $514 million annually in external research funding. For more information about the University of Maryland, College Park, visit www.umd.edu.