The Maryland Blended Reality Center and the School of Music’s Maryland Opera Studio are transforming how people experience opera. Using virtual reality cameras, technicians recently captured part of Poulenc’s "Dialogues of the Carmelites." Our experts turned the 360 footage into a truly immersive experience. #UMDinnovates
UMD has announced a historic $21.25 million gift from the Gossett family, establishing an innovative support model for student-athletes' academic success. Their generosity will launch the Barry and Mary Gossett Center for Academic and Personal Excellence, providing student-athletes with the foundation needed to be successful global citizens and make a positive transition to life after college.
UMD student Samantha Goldman has taken her research underwater to study black sea coral in the Gulf of Mexico. As part of a summer internship at the American Museum of Natural History, Samantha is uncovering mysteries about this deep-sea creature while helping marine life in the Gulf and beyond. #UMDtransforms
A devastating injury left Andy Schell unsure if he would ever walk again just as he was starting his final years of high school. Now as a member of Maryland Images, Andy leads campus tours, provides information, resources and guidance to prospective students and parents, and showcases all the reasons Terps choose UMD. #UMDinspires
Meet Mike Rennie ‘19, junior aerospace engineering student and veteran of the U.S. Army. UMD honors the many Terps pursuing their education at the University of Maryland. Through on-campus supports and services, UMD strives to support a seamless transition from military life to civilian college life. Terp Vets, a student-run organization focusing on outreach, social events and mentorship programs...