The Shell
August 2018 Newsletter
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Summer Gatherings
Terps spent their summers meeting fellow alumni and friends across the nation.
Featured Video
The Fight Against Lyme
UMD Researchers Work to Stop Spread of Debilitating Disease
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Alumni Benefits
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The new and improved Terp Deals member benefits program will relaunch in September.

Don’t make it back to campus often? No worries! Alumni Association members will now have access to thousands of discounts and perks nationwide. Stay tuned for more details.

Join today and save tomorrow.
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Aug. 11
Atlanta, Ga.: 19th Annual Atlanta Terps Crab Feast
Aug. 11–12
Chicago: BTN Big 10K & Pre-race Dinner


Aug. 21
Arlington, Va.: Fearless Conversations: America’s Place in the World
Sept. 5
Seattle Terps at the Ballpark
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Mediterranean Marvels B1G 10 Cruise
June 7–18, 2019

Step onboard Oceania Cruises' Sirena with alumni and friends from the B1G 10 Conference universities and enjoy the experience of a lifetime as you cruise the iconic Mediterranean. Revel in enriching onboard experiences during this 10-night journey from Rome to Monte Carlo; from fascinating lecturers and private Big Ten “tailgates” and receptions to special interactions with Big Ten ambassadors and celebrity lecturer Verne Lundquist.
Book by Sept. 13 for additional savings! Call 301.405.7938 and secure your room today.
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University of Maryland Day at the Maryland State Fair is Saturday, Aug. 25.
Enjoy a buy one get one ticket available exclusively for Terps. Use the password Goterps and we'll see you at the fair!
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Homecoming 2018
UMD Recognized as a Top University for International Students
To Nap or Not? UMD Researcher Studies Impact of Sleep on Memory in Pre-Schoolers
BTN LiveBIG: A Maryland Professor is Helping Grow a Community in DC
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Terp Trivia
McKeldin Mall Beauty
Summer at the University of Maryland means that visitors are pounding the pavement on campus tours. How many miles of sidewalk are there on campus for visitors to traverse?
A.) 15.7
B.) 18.3
C.) 21.6
D.) 23.5
E.) 29.4
Three Terps who guess correctly will each win a pack of four tickets to the Maryland State Fair.
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@tylerarnstein Proud of my little brother taking his next steps at the University of Maryland, College Park and continuing on the Arnstein legacy. Couldn’t be any more proud of you, love you bro! #umd #universityofmaryland #TeamArnstein


@Guynzchica @presidentloh great seeing ya and thanks for my pin
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