University of Maryland
03/24/2017 at 15:55. Facebook
A destructive fungus is threatening your morning cup of coffee—along with the livelihoods of the Central American farmers who grow it. Now a UMD researcher is studying the use of beneficial fungi to fight the plant disease known as coffee rust.

Fight Fungus with Fungus
This UMD research program gives freshman the chance to jump straight into unique and exciting research projects. #UMDtransforms
University of Maryland
03/22/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
UMD's living-learning programs allow students to dive deep into an academic focus, form lasting connections and develop skills for in-demand careers. #UMDtransforms
University of Maryland
03/22/2017 at 00:22. Facebook
How could a device to detect Alzheimer's disease that's cheaper and more portable ultimately help patients? Some enterprising UMD engineering undergrads hope to find out.

Getting Ahead of Alzheimer’s
University of Maryland
03/20/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
UMD School of Public Policy students gained hands-on experience helping NGOs & social enterprises in India during their winter break. #UMDtransforms

Dispatches from Delhi | School of Public Policy
The man behind the mascot for D.C. United, Talon the Eagle, knows a thing or two about entertaining an audience. He's Reuven Goren, the scene shop coordinator at UMD's Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center.

He’s Got Wings
Have a wonderful Spring Break, Terps!
Terps leave small footprints: watch how UMD protects the planet through SustainableUMD projects. #UMDtransforms

Maryland Makes a Big Impact Through Small Changes
It didn't take long for Terps to hit the slopes of McKeldin.
University of Maryland School of Public Health students are creating a health center responsive to local residents’ needs: #UMDtransforms
Ready for March Madness? Before the Terp basketball teams tip off in the NCAA tournaments, we count down our top 10 best basketball games in UMD history.

Terp Madness
Watch the inspiring story of Terp Thon, which recently brought together thousands of Terps to raise more than $1 million for Children’s National Health System during a 12-hour dance marathon. #DoGoodUMD
Watch how students in UMD Loop are revolutionizing high speed transportation to compete in the SpaceX Hyperloop Competition. #UMDtransforms

University of Maryland students build Hyperloop Pod prototype
When The Clarice was looking for a "hand" in designing the new Applause Cafe, it didn’t have to look far for help—just to graduate students in the Maryland School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation. #UMDtransforms

Student Hands Create “Applause”
College is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to explore who you are. In the classroom and far beyond, Maryland students have countless opportunities to find their passion and their purpose. #UMDtransforms
Thank you to everyone who made #GivingDayUMD such a record-breaking success! Your contributions will make so many Fearless Ideas possible.
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The big reveal is here! Visit to find out what's in the box. #GivingDayUMD