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  1. Daredevil Loaded Grillers at Taco Bell!
  2. Research study: Are you a healthy older, generally inactive adult between the ages of 50-75?
  3. August Canned Food Drive
  4. EARN $10 PARTICIPATING IN A RESEARCH STUDY

1. Daredevil Loaded Grillers at Taco Bell!

When: Thursday, August 06, 2015 11:00 AM - Saturday, September 05, 2015 3:00 PM
Where: Stamp Student Union : Food Court
Event Type(s): Special Event

For a limited time only, Daredevil Loaded Grillers available NOW Taco Bell in the Stamp Student Union! These grillers are loaded with seasoned beef, nacho cheese sauce, and red nacho strips and topped off with your choice of sauce. You can choose from Chipotle (Mild), Habanero (Hot), or Ghost Pepper (Fiery) Loaded Grillers.

You can try all three, all for only $1.00 each, or you can enjoy these in our $5.00 box with your choice of NEW Daredevil Loaded Griller, a burrito supreme, a crunchy taco, and a medium drink.

This special will be available from August 6 - September 5, 2015.

Taco Bell's Summer Hours of Operation
Monday -- Friday, 11:00AM -- 3:00PM

For more information, contact:
Dan Robertson



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2. Research study: Are you a healthy older, generally inactive adult between the ages of 50-75?

Where: SPH
Event Type(s): Other

We are looking for individuals to participate in a study investigating the effects of cardiovascular risk factors on adult stem cells in young endurance-trained athletes compared to older inactive adults.

Who are we looking for?: We are recruiting men age 50-75 who are healthy but generally inactive, meaning they participate in <20 minutes per day of endurance type exercise (running, cycling, swimming, etc.) fewer than 2 days per week, for at least a year.

Requirements: Testing involves two visits to our lab for a blood draws from a vein in your arm.

For more information, contact:
Rian Landers-Ramos
+1 301 405 2450



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3. August Canned Food Drive

Event Type(s): Community Service

The Campus Pantry is restocking its shelves for the semester & we need your help.

We need: canned soups/broth, canned meats/fish, canned fruit, canned vegetables, canned beans and reusable bags.

If you organize a collection in your office, schedule a donation pick up by emailing campuspantry@umd.edu or call 301-314-8054.

You can drop off any donations to the Dining Services Administrative Office in South Campus (enter through door to the right of the Commons Shop and walk up the stairs) from 9-4 Monday-Friday or at the Farmers Market at Maryland on Wednesdays in front of Cole Field House 11-3.

Website: http://campuspantry.umd.edu

For more information, contact:
Allison Gail Lilly
Dining Services
+1 301 314 1016

campuspantry.umd.edu



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4. EARN $10 PARTICIPATING IN A RESEARCH STUDY

Event Type(s): Other

This research is being conducted by the Hearing and Speech Department as a Master's Thesis.

We are examining language processing in people who do and do not stutter.

We are looking for 3 control participants:

Male, age 18-26, right handed, Freshman or Sophomore in undergrad.

Female, age 47-55, left handed, with bachelor's or master's degree

Female, age 43-51, right handed, with Ph.D.

We must meet in person to complete the study, which takes about 45 minutes.

For more information, please contact thowell1@umd.edu

For more information, contact:
Timothy Howell
240-315-4077



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