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Reimagining Route 1 as an Arts and Culture District

As UMD and College Park consider plans to reinvigorate Rt. 1, the Center for Synergy is asking the community to rethink the area and imagine the impact arts and culture can play on its revitalization.
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UMD Named to "Best Colleges for Entrepreneurs" List

The university has been named one of the country's "Best Colleges for Entrepreneurs" by the Princeton Review, ranking No. 9 among public schools and No. 21 overall for its undergraduate program.
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UMD Honors Local Communities for Sustainability Efforts

The Environmental Finance Center at the University of Maryland honored five Prince George's County municipalities for achieving Sustainable Maryland Certified status.
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UMD Alumna Awarded 2014 "Genius Grant"

The MacArthur Foundation has named its 2014 class of MacArthur Fellows, including University of Maryland alumna Pamela O. Long, a historian of science and technology.
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Tigers, Pandas, People: A Recipe for Conservation Insights

A new UMD study shows that we can better understand how nature and humans are interlinked by comparing apples to oranges. Or, more accurately, tigers to pandas.
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UMD Extension Celebrates 100th Anniversary

For 100 years, the UMD Extension has been charged with the responsibility of delivering practical, research-based information to the citizens of Maryland to help improve every aspect of their lives.