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Ashley Venneman
Feb 13, 2018

Participate in Maryland LEAD Programs!

Feb 13, 2018 by Ashley Venneman

Through the Maryland Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Program, students can discover their potential, develop their abilities to practice socially responsible leadership, and dive into a community of change makers. Visit for more info! MOSAIC Terrapin Leadership Institute (TLI) - Student Organization Track Maryland Leadership Advance All opportunities are open to ALL students. Most programs are free and have registration open now!   MOSAIC is a dy...

Caden Fabbi
Sep 8, 2017

National Hazing Prevention Week Video Contest!

Sep 8, 2017 by Caden Fabbi

Have you seen things before that might be considered hazing? Are there creative ways to prevent hazing that could be implemented at UMD? What are alternatives to hazing that you'd like to share with the Maryland community?  We want to hear your answers by creating a video. Enter to win the following prizes: First Prize: JBL Bluetooth Speaker Second Prize: A One Year Membership to  m-Bike the UMD Bike-Share Program Third Prize: A Sbarros Pizza Party for you and your friends. Honorable Men...

Caden Fabbi
Sep 6, 2017

National Hazing Prevention Week Service Project: Find Your Roots in Service Event

Sep 6, 2017 by Caden Fabbi

Come help make UMD beautiful.  The University of Maryland Arboretum will host an event where students help keep the campus and greenery beautiful.  Students will be provided all the supplies and directions to help keep UMD growing! Date: Tuesday, September 19th Time: 1:30pm Location: 3 locations with 50 people in each location. 1. Stamp Bus Stop 2. Peace and Friendship Garden by UMUC corner of Lot 1d 3. Chapel Additional Information: Wear closed toe shoes, long pants and bring water.  ...

Ashley Venneman
Aug 10, 2017

First Look Fair Registration is open!

Aug 10, 2017 by Ashley Venneman

Your organization is invited to participate in the 35th Annual First Look Fair! First Look Fair is an event that showcases student organizations, campus departments, services, community resources, and local merchants. First Look Fair provides a perfect opportunity to recruit new members and to raise awareness about your group’s mission and activities. The Fair also allows you the opportunity to join other organizations in welcoming new and returning students to campus. In past years more tha...

Zackary Z Ziegler
Oct 30, 2014

Viral Meningitis Prevention Tips

Oct 30, 2014 by Zackary Z Ziegler

The symptoms of viral meningitis present very similarly to the common flu and may include severe headaches, fever, nausea, vomiting, light sensitivity, neck stiffness, and dehydration. Drinking extra fluids when sick can help to avoid dehydration.  As this is a virus, there are no antibiotics or specific treatment for this infection. However, headaches can be treated with pain medication, fever with fever reducers and nausea with anti-nausea medication.  In some cases, those affected may requ...

Ashley Venneman
Oct 6, 2014

Get Involved in UMD Homecoming!

Oct 6, 2014 by Ashley Venneman

The UMD Student Homecoming Committee invites you and your student organization/group of friends to get involved this Homecoming Week!   There's several ways to show your Maryland Pride this Homecoming... Decorate a Spirit Banner for one of the athletic teams! Groups can register to participate by visiting We provide the banner and the space to decorate it, you just need to sign-up! Be one of our Decoration Bandits that transforms campus overnight! A...

Zackary Z Ziegler
Sep 16, 2014

Department of Resident Life Posting Guidelines

Sep 16, 2014 by Zackary Z Ziegler

Hello.  We trust that this memo finds you and your organization on its way to a successful year. On behalf of the Department of Resident Life, we wish to share important information with you about publicizing and marketing your events in the residence halls.  Resident Life is willing to post a limited number of signs or flyers in residence hall lobbies and/or common areas regarding the programs, information, and services of registered campus student organizations.  However, for safet...

Zackary Z Ziegler
Sep 10, 2014

OrgSync Training | Build A Better Org

Sep 10, 2014 by Zackary Z Ziegler

Become a Master Builder Learn more about OrgSync and how it can help you build a better org by attending our free 45-minute training sessions. Each training will include live demos and we would love your participation during the event; please bring your own laptop and follow along as you learn. Note, tables will not include power supplies or ethernet cables so come prepared! Each session can be found on the Community Calendar or by looking at the Events on the Terp Station portal. We’ll...

Zackary Z Ziegler
Sep 9, 2014

Posting and Chalking Policy 2014

Sep 9, 2014 by Zackary Z Ziegler

Thank you for providing programs, events, and outreach to the campus community.  With the beginning of the academic year, we have witnessed the start of many opportunities for involvement and engagement.  Student groups have certainly reached out to new and returning students and have informed the campus community of opportunities.  We are writing to commend you on your good efforts and to remind you of a few institutional policies.  Every fall semester, a new set of student leaders tr...

Ankur U Naik
Aug 20, 2014

First Look Fair Registration

Aug 20, 2014 by Ankur U Naik

I hope this letter finds you enjoying what remains of summer break!  Here’s the letter you’ve been waiting patiently by your inbox for all summer.  Your organization is invited to participate in the 32nd Annual First Look Fair! The First Look Fair is an event that showcases student organizations, campus departments, services, community resources, and local merchants.  The First Look Fair provides a perfect opportunity to recruit new members and to raise awareness about your group’s mission...

Zackary Z Ziegler
Jul 25, 2014

The New OrgSync

Jul 25, 2014 by Zackary Z Ziegler

After this weekend, users logging into OrgSync will notice a change in the user interface. OrgSync has been working hard to develop a new design that is better organized and more intuitive than ever before and UMD will be switching on Monday, July 28th. With this change, all of your favorite features and functions will still be present but may be located in different locations. We understand change can sometimes be hard to adapt at first but we're confident you'll love the new look as much...

Ashley Venneman
Dec 12, 2013

StampFest 2014 Registration Now Open!

Dec 12, 2013 by Ashley Venneman

Dear Student Organization Leader,   As the fall semester comes to an end, preparations are underway for StampFest 2014! This event will take place on Thursday, February 6, 2014 in the Stamp, starting at 10am, and will feature food, entertainment, discounts at building vendors, activities and information from University offices and departments, and most importantly, the opportunity for your student organization to showcase yourselves and the work you do!     The Organization and In...