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.
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.
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
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
UMD parents: this challenge is for you! The school or program with the most gifts from parents in the next hour will win an extra $1,000 of #GivingDayUMD funds. Make a gift by 9pm to help the program you support: givingday.umd.edu