The Shell
December 2018 Alumni Newsletter
Featured Gallery
Connecting Across the Country
Check out the ways Terp families connected professionally and socially, from Seattle to South Florida.
Featured Video
A New Idea
Breaking Ground on the E.A. Fernandez IDEA Factory
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Alumni Profile
Easy Peasy Healthy Squeezy
Company Co-founded by Terp Creates on-the-go Fruit Snacks
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Brick Campaign
Leave Your Mark on UMD
Purchase or gift a personalized paver or brick that will be displayed at the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center, steps away from Maryland Stadium. Your purchase will help us pave the way for future generations. Plus, you, along with thousands of alumni and visitors, can see your brick on campus during tailgates, receptions and celebrations.
Alumni Association members save 50% Dec. 1-31
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What will yours say?
For more information about the Legacy Brick Campaign, contact Rodney Core at 301.405.8918 or All bricks purchased by Dec. 31 will be installed in time for Homecoming in Fall 2019.
Dec. 6
Philadelphia: EnTERPreneurs in the City
Dec. 12
Webinar: Your Business as a Band: How Can You Get More Fans?
Dec. 14
South Florida: Meet Maryland Holiday Gathering


Dec. 15
Annapolis Terps: Wreaths Across America
Baltimore Terps: Wreaths Across America
Jan. 24
Save The Date
Fearless Ideas: The Campaign for Maryland is Coming to Atlanta
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Italy's Magnificent Lake District
Sept. 3–11, 2019
Discover northern Italy's lake district, where sparkling glacial lakes mirror lush, green hills and craggy Alpine foothills. From your base in the town of Stresa by Lake Maggiore, explore breathtaking islands, lakeside towns and Milan.
SPECIAL OFFER: Book by March 19 and save $300 per couple!
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Terps Shopping List
This holiday season, give back while you give. Find the perfect gift for the Terps in your life, or use AmazonSmile to support your Alumni Association while you shop.
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Preserve Men's Basketball History
University Archives has kicked off a four-month campaign to raise funds to digitize the collection of men's basketball film and video. Read about the project to save Terp history for the ages.
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The NEW M Collection
Cooking dinner, walking the dog, getting the kids off to school: There's no wrong way to show your Terp pride. Find the perfect UMD holiday gifts in the new M Collection, available in the University Bookstore or at
University of Maryland Breaks Ground on E.A. Fernandez IDEA Factory
Capital One Tech Incubator Opens in Diamondback Garage
The New York Times: Universities Look to Strengthen the Places They Call Home
Stay active. Stay informed. Stay Connected.
How do you stay fearless? Share your pictures with us on social media!
Pop Quiz
2002 NCAA National Champs
UMD is celebrating the 100th season of Terp basketball. Who did Maryland play during the first basketball game at Cole Field House on Dec. 2, 1955?
  1. University of Virginia
  2. Duke University
  3. Clemson University
  4. North Carolina State University
  5. Wake Forest University
Three Terps who answer correctly will win a 2019 University of Maryland calendar.
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