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UMD Marks Official Transition to Big Ten with Campus Celebration, July 1

June 27, 2014
Contacts: 

Alana Carchedi 301-405-0235

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of Maryland will host a celebratory event on July 1 to commemorate the Terps’ historic transition to the Big Ten Conference. Media are invited to attend.

WHAT:

Mighty Sound of MarylandThe celebratory event on the University of Maryland campus will feature:

  • Performances by The Mighty Sound of Maryland Marching Band and UMD Spirit Squad;
  • Remarks from President Wallace Loh, Director of Athletics Kevin Anderson and Johnny Holliday;
  • TERPRIDE, a retro-fitted bus featuring interactive games, music and a chance to win prizes; and
  • A brand new B1G ice cream flavor.
WHO:
  • University of Maryland students, faculty, staff and coaches
  • UMD President Wallace Loh
  • UMD Director of Athletics Kevin Anderson
  • Voice of the Terrapins Johnny Holliday
  • The Mighty Sound of Maryland Marching Band, UMD Spirit Squad and Testudo
WHEN:

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
12 – 1:30 p.m.

WHERE:

Mitchell Field (near the M Circle)
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20740

SOCIAL MEDIA:

Follow the conversation of UMD's transition to the Big Ten Conference on social media with #ThinkB1G.