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UMD Maintains Spot on Kiplinger's Best Value Colleges

For the 7th consecutive year, UMD has ranked in the top 10 in Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s annual ranking of the Best Value Colleges. UMD took the 9th spot for in-state tuition and 14th for out-of-state.
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Predicting Success, Failure of D.C. Restaurants

Using a database of 130,000 Yelp reviews of restaurants in Washington, D.C., researchers have identified a method that allows software to “read” the content of those reviews—and predict which restaurants will close.
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UMD Hosts Scholarship Day Featuring 24 Hours of Giving

UMD community competes for participation and highest dollar amount to benefit their school of choice.

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UMD Physics Professor Confirmed as Head of ARPA-E

University Professor Ellen Williams confirmed by U.S. Senate as new Director of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy. President Obama nominated Williams in November 2013 to direct the agency.

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UMD Studies: To Boost Maryland Jobs, Target Job Hubs

To stimulate economic development and job creation, governments should target specific “employment centers" with the greatest growth potential and accessibility, recommends UMD studies by the NCSG.
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Astronomers Discover Unique Spiral Galaxy

With the help of citizen scientists, a research team has found an important new example of a very rare type of galaxy that may yield valuable insight on how galaxies developed in the early universe.