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When you're little and you first start school, college 
seems too far away to even innagine. Then elementary 
school, middle school and high school fly by and eventu- 
ally you're in college. College graduation is the final step 
on the path to the "real world." After college, you can go 
wherever you want, do whatever you want, be whoever 
you want. College, in a sense, is the final piece of the 

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The campus: pp. 64-91 

Study abroad: pp. 92-93 

Housing: pp. 94-111 

Dining: pp. 112-113 

Stamp Student Union: pp. 114-115 

Recreation: pp. 116-117 

Transportation: pp. 118-119 

Route 1: pp. 120-121 

Clubs: pp. 122-159 

Greek life: pp. 160-161 









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2006-2007: pp. 272-273 

2007-2008: pp. 274-275 

2008-2009: pp. 276-277 

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The A. James Clark School of Engineering operates in 1 4 differ- 
ent buildings across the campus and serves both undergraduate and 
graduate students. 

The newest building for the engineering school is the Jeong H. 
Kim Engineering Building. 

The school is nationally recognized for its success. According 
to the school's website, the graduate programs at the engineering 
school were ranked 17th in the nation by U.S. News & World Report 
on their list of "America's Best Graduate Schools 2010." 

The A. James Clark School of Engineering is also ranked 9th in 
the nation among public universities. 

The school offers several undergraduate majors including aero- 
space engineering, bioengineering, biological resources engineering, 
chemical engineering, civil and environmental engineering, electric 
and computer engineering, fire protection engineering, materials sci- 
ence and engineering and mechanical engineering. 

"Honestly, I think the engineering school is really difficult. Though 
difficult, there is nothing more rewarding than solving that difficult 
problem or working with your group to finish an end goal or produc- 
ing a product," Elizabeth Kim, a senior bioengineering major, said. 
"Being a student at this school has taught me how to work through 
the night and work harder than I ever have had to work before in my 
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The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources is made up 
of seven departments: animal and avian sciences, agricultural and 
resource economics, environmental science and policy, environmen- 
tal science and technology, nutrition and food science, plant science 
and landscape architecture and veterinary medicine. 

Within those departments, the college offers a wide variety of 
majors to satisfy any student with an interest in agriculture or natural 
resources. 

The college also gives students opportunities to become in- 
volved outside of the classroom. Students can work on the farm on 
the campus. Additionally, students are provided with access to vari- 
ous internships, and there are several organizations related to the 
college. 

According to a list of clubs on the college's website, there are 
many groups associated with the College of Agriculture and Natural 
Resources. Students can join the Agriculture and Natural Resources 
Student Council, Alpha Gamma Rho, Alpha Zeta, Agriculture and Nat- 
ural Resources Student Ambassadors, the Animal Husbandry Club, 
Collegiate 4-H, the College Park Environmental Group, the Equestri- 
an Club, the Food and Nutrition Club, Landscape Architecture, Natu- 
ral Resource Management, PLANET Student Chapter, Sigma Alpha 
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The College of Arts and Humanities gives students an opportu- 
nity to unleash their creative side. 

The college offers a wide variety of undergraduate majors that 
relate to different aspects of art, culture or literature. Students can 
major in American studies, Arabic studies, art history, studio art, 
Central European, Russian and Eurasian studies, Chinese, classics, 
communication, dance, English, French language and literature, Ger- 
manic studies, history, Italian language, culture and literature, Japa- 
nese, Jewish studies, linguistics, music, Persian studies, philosophy, 
romance languages, Russian language and literature, Spanish lan- 
guage, literature and cultures, theatre and women's studies, accord- 
ing to the college's website. 

"I love to read and as an English major I rarely do anything 
else," Heather Gordon, a senior English and Jewish studies major, 
said. "As for Jewish studies, I get a chance to learn about the history 
of my people through antiquity to modernity. Both subjects truly fas- 
cinate me." 

Many of the Living and Learning programs at the university are 
also associated with the college. 

Though the college is centered in Francis Scott Key Hall, it op- 
erates out of many buildings around the campus, including the Cla- 
rice Smith Performing Arts Center. 

The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center hosts many events 
that are open to both students and the public. 




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The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences' website boasts 
some of the most popular majors on the campus and says that it is 
the largest college on the campus in terms of the number of students 
served. 

The most recent numbers on its website state that 5,852 under- 
graduate students are enrolled in the college. 

It is composed of 10 different departments: African American 
studies, anthropology, criminology and criminal justice, economics, 
geography, government and politics, hearing and speech sciences, 
a joint program in survey methodology, psychology and sociology. 

"I enjoyed that criminology was different from the courses in 
high school," Elizabeth Buchanan, a senior criminology and criminal 
justice major, said. "I have had positive experiences throughout my 
time in BSOS. The advisors have been very helpful and I am proud 
to be part of this college." 

The college is centered in Tydings Hall, named after Millard E. 
Tydings, a university almnus and former representative and sena- 
tor. 

According to the school's website, the University of Maryland is 
ranked 1 0th in the country in social sciences by the Faculty Scholarly 
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Any students who enjoy the sciences will probably feel right at 
home in the College of Chemical and Life Sciences. 

The college offers four different majors for undergraduate stu- 
dents. Students can choose from biochemistry, biological sciences, 
chemistry or environmental sciences. Both biological sciences and 
environmental sciences offer specializations within the major, how- 
ever. 

Students majoring in the biological sciences can concentrate 
on general biology, cell biology and genetics, ecology and evolution, 
microbiology, physiology and neurobiology or individualized studies. 
The environmental sciences major spans across different colleges 
on the campus and also offers several specializations. 

In addition to work in the classroom, the college encourages 
students to engage in research opportunities. 

The College of Chemical and Life Sciences operates out of eight 
different buildings on the campus: the Biology Psychology Building, 
the Plant Sciences Building, the Chemistry Building, H.J. Patterson 
Hall, the Microbiology Building, the Biomolecular Sciences Building 
and the Bioscience Research Building. 

According to the college's website, the Bioscience Research 
building is the newest building for their department. The $69 million 
project was completed in the fall of 2007. 




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Centered in the A.V. Williams building, the College of Computer, 
Mathematical and Physical Sciences is perfect for any student look- 
ing to learn more about science or the Earth. The college is made 
up of six different departments: atmospheric and oceanic sciences, 
astronomy, computer science, geology, mathematics and physics. It 
also offers undergraduate minors in astronomy, computer science. 
Earth material properties, surficial geology, hydrology. Earth history, 
actuarial mathematics, statistics, physics, meteorology, atmospheric 
sciences and atmospheric chemistry. 

Graduate programs are also offered in the college. Graduate 
students can choose to study applied math and scientific compu- 
tation, astronomy, biophysics, chemical physics, computer science, 
geology, mathematics, atmospheric and ocean science, physics or 
statistics. 

The college's website says the college is made up of 1 ,81 3 un- 
dergraduate students and 846 graduate students. The college also 
has five research institutes in addition to its six academic depart- 
ments. 

In addition, according to the college's website, it is connected to 
three Living and Learning programs: Earth, Life and Time; Science 
and Global Change; and Science, Discovery and the Universe. 

Students in the college learn to search for new solutions to prob- 
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The College of Education houses seven programs: counseling 
and personnel services; curriculum and instruction; education poli- 
cy studies; education leadership, higher education and international 
education; human development; measurement, statistics and evalu- 
ation; and special education. Students in this college are prepared to 
become teachers, researchers and counselors. The College of Edu- 
cation's programs are consistently ranked highly, with the counseling 
and personnel studies department being ranked number one nation- 
ally for the past decade. 

The college is housed in the Benjamin Building, which was built 
in 1965 and named for Harold R. W. Benjamin, who served as the 
college's dean from 1938-1943 and again from 1947 to 1952. Ben- 
jamin's time away from the university was spent serving the United 
States military during World War II. In May 2008, Dr. Donna L. Wise- 
man, Ph.D., became dean of the college, after serving as interim 
dean for the previous school year. 

During the early years of the University of Maryland (then known 
as the Maryland Agricultural College), the College of Education's fo- 
cus was on preparing future teachers from agricultural areas. As the 
university grew, the college placed a larger emphasis on research. 
Over the years, the college reflected the changing times. 

Today, the College of Education prepares its students for ca- 
reers related to the field of education in areas dealing with policy, 
research, counseling, development and classroom instruction. 




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The College of Information Studies, or the iSchool as it is some- 
times called, caters to graduate students at the University of Mary- 
land and prepares graduates for careers related to information ac- 
quisition. The college has several highly-ranked programs: the library 
science department is ranked 10th in the nation by U.S. News and 
World Report. The College of Information Studies is dedicated to the 
study of information and how it can become more accessible to ev- 
eryone. As they say, information is power and the iSchool works to 
ensure that more people have access to that power. 

The college is very involved with research. Currently, students 
in the college have the opportunity to study a wide variety of issues 
that are of importance to those in the information community: com- 
puter use in public libraries; how children access and use digital 
books, particularly texts from different cultures; how children perform 
searches on the Internet; and many more. This wide variety of re- 
search projects illustrates the broad impact and the importance of 
the information field. 

Information is vital to our fast-paced, technology-driven world. 
The iSchool ensures that there is some equality in terms of informa- 
tion access and that those who wish to obtain information can do so. 
The college prepares its graduates to offer equal information access 
to different types of people, from those who are well-versed in the art 
of archival finding keys, to those who require assistance in order to 
access the Internet. 




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students in the Philip Merrill College of Journalism study major 
news sources and prepare for careers in the field. Students can opt 
to focus on broadcast, print or online journalism. Students in the print 
track have access to faculty with an extraordinary amount of experi- 
ence. Those who favor broadcast journalism have the opportunity to 
work and learn at UMTV, the university's cable channel. In the online 
program, students take Capstone courses that allow them to spend 
a semester involved in a multimedia news environment. 

The Merrill College began as the journalism department in 1 945. 
Graduates have held positions at The Washington Post, USA Today, 
The Houston Chronicle and The (Baltimore) Evening Sun. Others 
have worked at CNN and on The Today Show. Currently, the college 
is anticipating the opening of its new building, Knight Hall. 

The average journalism student must have about 42 credit hours 
of journalism courses. The rest of his or her time is spent study- 
ing other fields related to a career in journalism. This wide exposure 
ensures that the graduates from this college have the backgrounds 
necessary in order to understand and analyze major events. 

It is no secret that the newspaper industry has been especially 
hard-hit by the economic downturn, but print journalism had already 
begun to decrease in terms of profitability before the recession be- 
gan. Because of this, the Merrill College has had to prepare its stu- 
dents for a particularly competitive job environment. 




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The Robert H. Smith School of Business prepares students for 
careers in the rapidly changing business sector. The advent of glo- 
balization and an increasingly technology-centered world have cre- 
ated the need for business professionals with an ability to think out- 
side of the box. The movers and shakers of today's business world 
face a unique set of challenges: an unfavorable economy, the break- 
ing down of trade barriers as globalization becomes an increasingly 
important force and the centrality of technological innovation. The 
Smith School of Business ensures that students can fulfill all of these 
tedious challenges. 

The nationally renowned program — ranked 16th in the nation 
by the U.S. News and World Report — brings a unique approach 
to undergraduate education. Creativity is key; for a unique problem, 
one must have a unique solution. The school also takes advantage 
of its prime location just outside of the nation's capital. 

In 1921, the first formal business curriculum was established at 
the University of Maryland and enrollment in the program reached 
394. Throughout the school's history, its name was changed many 
times before it became the Robert H. Smith School in 1998 follow- 
ing a $15 million endowment gift from Robert H. Smith, who gradu- 
ated from the university in 1950. Since the late 1990s, six new re- 
search centers have been established. Graduates from the school 
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The School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation is com- 
posed of four disciplines: architecture, urban planning, historic pres- 
ervation and real estate development. The school offers an under- 
graduate degree in architecture and graduate programs in all four 
fields. 

As they say in real estate, location is key. This is fortunate for 
the School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, as the Uni- 
versity of Maryland's location just outside Washington, D.C. allows 
students opportunities to study the city's architectural achievements, 
investigate major communities planned in the middle of the 20th cen- 
tury (Greenbelt, Reston, etc.) and explore old properties near the 
campus in order to understand the realities of historic preservation. 

The School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation ranks 
high in major competitions. In 2007, the University of Maryland built 
LEAFHouse, which received first place nationally and second place 
overall at the Solar Decathlon competition, sponsored by the U.S. 
Department of Energy. The concepts developed by the team led by 
the School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation are being used 
by a Massachusetts company to make energy efficient houses for 
families across the nation. 

Founded in 1967, the school is dedicated to studying the built 
environment. Its focus on physical surroundings also emphasizes a 
range of major issues in contemporary America. 





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The School of Public Health conducts research and instructs 
students on how to respond to public health needs. This field has 
been of increasing concern in the recent years due to a shortage 
of health workers and the prominence of major health threats, such 
as HIV/AIDS, H1N1 (the "swine flu") and other epidemics. Maryland 
is a state rife with public health issues. It is ranked high in terms of 
cancer mortality, teen birth rates, heart disease, child death rates 
and stroke mortality. This means that those enrolled in the School of 
Public Health have a plethora of job opportunities, including many 
opportunities for research. 

The school houses several departments: epidemiology and bio- 
statistics, family science, health services administration, kinesiology, 
the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health and public 
and community health. Students study all aspects of public health, 
from epidemics to the logistics of providing health services. 

Students in the School of Public Health study social necessi- 
ties for good health in the aggregate, as well as how a society can 
ensure that individual members are healthy. The school was recent- 
ly charged with creating a public health institution on the campus, 
which resulted in widespread changes. The School of Public Health 
is dedicated to the study of preserving and prolonging lives that are 
often unnecessarily lost to preventable illnesses and injuries and es- 
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The School of Public Policy offers educational programs for stu- 
dents who wish to pursue careers involving policy analysis, manage- 
ment and leadership. Students in the school select an area of con- 
centration from several options: environmental policy, international 
security and economic policy, social policy, or management, finance 
and leadership. Although the primary focus of this school is on gradu- 
ate and doctoral students, undergraduate students also have the op- 
portunity to take courses in these departments. The school offers a 
five-year Bachelor's/Master's program that allows accepted students 
to start taking graduate-level courses in their senior year of under- 
graduate course work so that they may graduate with both an under- 
graduate and a graduate degree in only five years. Qualified under- 
graduates are given the opportunity to take courses in the School of 
Public Policy curriculum and count them toward their undergraduate 
degree. 

Students in the School of Public Policy study all aspects of pol- 
icy. Research topics run the gamut from environmental research to 
philosophy's relationship with policy, to the interplay between eco- 
nomics and crime. The University of Maryland's proximity to Wash- 
ington, D.C. ensures that students in the School of Public Policy have 
access to nonprofit organizations, international organizations and 
federal government institutions. The School of Public Policy gives its 
students the tools necessary to understand, analyze and shape the 
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students looking for an alternative to dining hall grub con- 
gregate in the food court in the Stamp Student Union, where a 
number of fast-food restaurants have set up shop. 

The food court is the busiest around lunchtime, buzzing 
with hungry students eager to fill their empty stomachs. 

Take your pick: The Stamp Student Union offers Chick-fil- 
A, McDonald's, Panda Express, Sushi by Panda, Sbarro, Sal- 
adworks and Taco Bell. All restaurants are equipped to serve 
food quickly and efficiently. 

The restaurants are stationed on either side of the first 
floor of the Student Union, facing a cluster of tables where stu- 
dents stop to eat, do homework or catch up with friends. 

"The food court has a lot of options for when I'm really hun- 
gry between classes and don't have time to go back home to 
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Within the seven vast floors of McKeldin Library are scores of 
University of Maryland students who spend their time researching, 
studying and learning. Each floor is packed to the brinn with books 
on every subject, available for loan to any student. 

The first floor is home to the Footnotes Cafe, a shop that 
serves Starbucks coffee, tea and snacks. Outside the cafe is an 
eat-in lounge, where students gather to study while sipping on their 
caramel macchiatos. 

The East Asia Collection on the fourth floor is a popular lo- 
cation to study. There is a designated reading room and a place 
for group study. Other useful study spots include the group study 
rooms on the second floor, along with the quiet and empty sixth 
and seventh floors. 

For those cramming for their next big midterm, McKeldin of- 
fers a Late Night Study program. The first two floors of the library 
are open all night, accessible only by a student's swipe card. The 
library itself is closed, but services like group study rooms, com- 
puters and photocopiers are available. 

Book authors also frequent the library to discuss their latest 
works. These events are open to the public, and have included 
John W. Frece speaking about his book "Sprawl and Politics: The 
Inside Story of Smart Growth in Maryland" and Dr. Anil K. Gupta 
talking about his book, "Getting China and India Right," which was 
coauthored with Haiyan Wang. 

Sitting proudly outside McKeldin is a statue of Testudo, the 
university's mascot. Students rub his nose for good luck before a 
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Swine '09: The H1 N1 virus hit the University of iVIaryland early 
in the school year, infecting hundreds of students across the cam- 
pus. The highly infectious disease spread rapidly through campus, 
causing sick students to flood the Health Center. More than 800 
possible cases were reported as of the end of October, according 
to Vice President for Student Affairs Linda Clement. The number of 
patients per day peaked Sept. 11 with 91 reported cases. 

The Health Center's waiting rooms were packed during the 
outbreak, filled with coughing, nauseous students equipped with a 
face mask and water provided by the center. 

Heath Center employees worked extra hours to accommodate 
the influx of students. Nasal flu tests were administered to students 
to determine if they were indeed sick. 

Students were instructed by the university to wash their hands 
frequently and to cover their mouth while coughing or sneezing. The 
Health Center recommended staying away from crowded parties 
and avoiding people already infected. Those with the flu were ad- 
vised to stay home. Many sick students stayed in their dorm rooms, 
informally quarantined from healthy students. 

As of November, swine flu vaccines were made available 
through the Health Center. The university received 1,000 single 
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Looking to have fun without leaving the campus? Look no fur- 
ther than TerpZone, located in the basement of the Stamp Student 
Union. 

TerpZone offers a total of 1 billiard tables, eight bowling lanes, 
a video arcade and three big-screen televisions in a lounge to the 
side of the facility. Students are invited to mill around TerpZone and 
enjoy some free time in between studying for exams and doing 
homework. Hungry players can grab a bite to eat at Subway near 
the pool tables. 

"I really like the people and the management," said Kemi 
Lawoyin, a criminal justice major and TerpZone employee. "They're 
extremely cool. I've met so many people and built new relation- 
ships since I've been working here." 

TerpZone offers cosmic bowling from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday 
and Saturday nights. The popular event is complete with disco 
lights, fog machines and pumping music. Prizes are awarded to 
players who knock down the colored pins. 

TerpZone is open every day. Prices to use the facilities are 
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Looking to get away? Thousands of University of Maryland 
students do just that, traveling to places like Rome, London and 
Beijing. 

Students can travel through the university or transfer credits 
from another college. The university currently offers study abroad 
programs in England, France, Spain, Germany, Italy, Israel and 
China. Students can also enroll at one of the university's partner 
schools to receive credits transferable to UMD. 

Students in the program laud the time spent in foreign coun- 
tries and the chance to explore a culture other than their own. "I've 
studied abroad in India, China, the French Caribbean and I'm go- 
ing to Peru," said Shelly Cox, a senior biological sciences major. "I 
really enjoyed every opportunity I've had to study abroad, because 
each time I experienced something different that I wouldn't have 
experienced had I stayed in the United States." 

The program's office is based in Holzapfel Hall. The chance 
to study abroad is offered to students of all majors. Before a stu- 
dent travels, academic advisors in the student's department en- 
sure that the student is able to take classes that will count toward 
their degree. Those in the program take a normal course load while 
abroad, often studying topics related to their country of choice. 

Students can travel for a semester or an entire year, or limit 
their program to winter, spring or summer break by participating in 
what are called short-term programs. 

Admission to the various programs is determined through an 
application process. Applications are due the semester before the 
student plans to study abroad. Financial aid and scholarships are 
available for those who qualify. 

There are some restrictions on when a student can go abroad: 
Students must complete their last 30 credits at the University of 
Maryland and students must maintain at least a 2.0 GPA before 
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Beyond the Classroom 

CIVICUS 

College Park Scholars 

Digital Cultures and Creativity 

EcoHouse 

Entrepreneurship and Innovation 

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Global Communities 

Hinman CEOs 

Honors Humanities 

Jimenez-Porter Writers' House 

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Beyond the Classroom is a two-semester living-learning pro- 
gram based on current civic issues. The program culminates with 
an internship at a non-profit organization during the student's sec- 
ond semester after taking comprehensive classes on civic engage- 
ment. 

Those enrolled in the program must complete two seminars 
based on civic engagement and social justice. The classes are 
offered through Beyond the Classroom, which is based in South 
Campus Commons Building 1. 

The program is only offered to sophomores, juniors and se- 
niors through an application process. Students can begin applying 
as early as the semester in which they will complete 30 credits. 

Beyond the Classroom is different than other living-learning 
programs. Instead of smoothing the transition between high school 
and college, the program helps students to transition between col- 
lege and their careers. 

Students in Beyond the Classroom attend lectures and field 
trips in addition to their classes. A documentary and film series is 
also offered through the program. Recent events include "An Eve- 
ning with David Allen Harris: Using Dance and Movement Therapy 
to Heal African Child Survivors of War" and "Promoting True Peace 
and Partnerships in Afhca -The International Campaign to Resist 
AFRICOM." 

After graduating from the program, students are left with a 
sense of civic duty and responsibility. Over the course of the pro- 
gram they will have developed a portfolio of a resume, cover letter 
and work experience. 

"The program is so great because of its distinctiveness from 
the other classes which I have taken," said Josh Gillerman, a se- 
nior in the program. "Beyond the Classroom is not just a catchy 
title— it refers to the onus one has once they enter the program to 
dedicate themselves to a real cause outside of the class. Beyond 
the Classroom has helped define my college experience, and will 
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CIVICUS is a two-year living-learning program offered by the 
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences for students interested 
in civic leadership and community service. Incoming freshmen are 
invited to the program based on their application essays, letters of 
recommendation and activities while in high school. 

The program, which began in the fall of 1999, prides itself 
on making the campus feel smaller and more intimate. CIVICUS 
students live together in Somerset Hall on North Hill and take 14 
credits chosen by the program. Classes range from "Introduction 
to Social Problems" to "Leadership in a Multicultural Society" and 
are taken in addition to a regular course load for the students' ma- 
jor. CIVICUS revolves around citizenship, leadership, community 
building in a diverse society, scholarship and community service. 

CIVICUS students are not required to choose a major within 
the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences. Students' majors 
reach across all academic disciplines, leading to diverse viewpoints 
on civic issues. 

Students are required to participate in four or more commu- 
nity service projects each semester, like mentoring elementary 
school children in Langley Park or Habitat for Humanity. Students 
can complete these service projects either on the campus or in ar- 
eas surrounding the campus. 

The final project completed by CIVICUS students in their 
sophomore year is a capstone project. Students must complete 
an internship, community service project or a research project, ac- 
cording to the course description. 

"It's a very close family that you develop that helps you in 
coming to the university," said Candy Brotz, a senior psychology 
major. "The program helps you foster leadership skills and see 
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The College Park Scholars are highly intellectual students 
grouped into different fields of study. They reside in the Cambridge 
Community. 

There are 14 groups within the living-learning program: Ad- 
vocates for Children; Arts; Business, Society and the Economy; 
Cultures of the Americas; Earth, Life and Time; Environment, Tech- 
nology and Economy; International Studies; Life Sciences; Media, 
Self and Society; Public Leadership; Science and Global Change; 
Science, Discovery and the Universe; and Science, Technology 
and Society. 

The program, which launched in 1994, is limited to freshmen 
and sophomores. There is no application process; instead, about 
75 incoming freshmen are invited to the select program. 

Students in the Scholars program take courses related to their 
major and a class specifically designed for their group. There are 
specific dormitories on campus that house students in the program. 
Each group has a specific floor in a residence hall, which students 
share with others in their program. 

Within the Cambridge Community is the Cambridge Commu- 
nity Center, a building specifically designed for the scholars. There 
are three "technology classrooms" in the Community Center, which 
support classes held in the building. Scholars can also use the cen- 
ter as a quiet study site. 

Attached to the Cambridge Community Center is the North 
Campus Snack 'n' Shop, a mini convenience store designed for 
students. The shop accepts money or "Terp Bucks." Groceries, 
school supplies and health and beauty supplies are all sold in the 
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Digital Cultures and Creativity is a program coordinated through 
the university's Honors College. According to its website, students 
in Digital Cultures and Creativity "explore new media technologies 
through activities as varied as digital music and video production, 
digital art, creative electronic writing, virtual worlds, software de- 
velopment and entrepreneurship and developing online communi- 
ties." 

This living-learning program is for freshman and sophomore 
students. Students take 1 6 credits for the program throughout those 
two years, and a practicum that culminates in a research project or 
major creative effort, according to the website. Ten of the 1 6 credits 
are specific to the program, while the remaining six count toward 
CORE requirements. 

Students participating in Digital Cultures and Creativity live 
and learn with the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humani- 
ties (MITH). 

Dr. Matthew Kirschenbaum directs the program and Dr. Tanya 
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University of Maryland's EcoHouse is a one-year living-learn- 
ing program focused on green living and academics. Students live 
together in New Leonardtown, working together to find new ideas 
for an eco-friendly lifestyle. 

The program is sponsored by the College of Agriculture and 
Natural Resources and its Department of Environmental Science 
and Technology. Students living in the EcoHouse complete up to 
two credits every semester in the department of Environmental Sci- 
ence and Policy. 

Field trips are included in the curriculum, as well as occa- 
sional weekend trips. Past trips include a visit to Fox Island on the 
Chesapeake Bay and a canoe tour and clean-up of the Anacostia 
River. Internships are expected of EcoHouse students, along with 
participation in a service or leadership activity every month. 

While New Leonardtown is not a green building, it is equipped 
with low-flow showerheads and energy meters to measure the 
amount of electricity used by the residents. Students also work in 
an organic garden outside the building. 

Students in all majors can apply by submitting a personal 
statement and resume. Candidates are chosen by a panel consist- 
ing of both faculty and students. 

The program prides itself on a multi-disciplinary approach to 
solving ecological problems: students from all academic and per- 
sonal backgrounds are enrolled in the program. The main goal of 
EcoHouse is to promote environmental sustainability and every 
year they work with the faculty to develop course syllabi for the 
program. 

"We learned a lot hands-on about environmental issues." said 
Shari Rosenberg, a natural resources management major. "It's 
comprehensive: from classmates, teachers and the field trips. It 
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The Entrepreneurship and Innovation living-learning program 
will be launched in the fall of 201 by the Maryland Technology En- 
terprise Institute. 

The program "provides entrepreneurially-minded freshmen 
and sophomores from all majors the opportunity to learn and live 
entrepreneurship and innovation," according to its website. In the 
program, students will form teams to develop an idea and write a 
product plan. 

Like with other living-learning programs, for both years of En- 
trepreneurship and Innovation, participating students will live with 
other students in the program. 

The program is one of several living-learning programs as- 
sociated with the university's Honors College. New first-year ap- 
plicants are automatically considered for admission to the Honors 
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The Women in Engineering Program is a living-learning pro- 
gram that concentrates on involving women in engineering projects 
and activities, fields stereotypically believed to be dominated by 
men. The program is offered through the A. James Clark School of 
Engineering. 

The program was started in 1995 with a grant from the Sloan 
Foundation. Students in the program have the option of living in El- 
licott Hall with other women in the major. 

Pre-college students as young as elementary school-age can 
enroll in camps and special trips to the university's engineering 
school. Those actually enrolled in the program are offered research 
opportunities and a chance to mentor students. 

A fellows program is also offered to the women, in which they 
are each paired with an engineering faculty member. 

Women can also receive a teaching fellowship. 

"It's a really good support system— they pair everyone up with 
a mentor. It really shows you the ropes," said Marisa Cicale, a se- 
nior mechanical engineering major. "Women are at an advantage 
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Gemstone is a four-year living-learning progrann in which gift- 
ed students research a topic extensively. Working in teams, the 
students ultimately graduate with a thesis that they present to ex- 
perts in the corresponding field. 

"The best part of Gemstone is being able to work on a topic 
that you otherwise might never have had the chance to explore," 
said senior biology and psychology major Hannah Tolley. "Research 
topics aren't restricted to people in a particular major; any person 
can be on any team. Therefore, it allows you to expand your knowl- 
edge about a subject without having to take a class." 

Gemstone works with the university's Honors College to select 
from incoming freshmen. Admitted students usually have a weight- 
ed high school GPA of 4.5 and an average SAT score of 1459 on 
the critical reading and math sections. 

Students in the program take special classes and a series of 
seminars based on their team projects. Each team is paired with a 
mentor who is vital in assisting students in developing their ideas 
and experiments. 

Tolley is involved with Team Carbon Sinks. Her group is "ex- 
ploring the feasibility of burial and submersion of dead wood as a 
carbon sequestration technique," she said. 

According to their website, this prestigious program accepts 
about 190 students each year. Students graduate with a Gemstone 
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Global Communities is based in Dorchester Hall, it is a living- 
learning program for students interested in international culture. 
The program lasts for four semesters and includes a one-credit 
colloquium each semester based on global issues. 

"It was a very close knit group," Kelly MacBride-Gill, an anthro- 
pology major, said. "Everyone in the dorm takes the same classes 
and does the same homework— there's a lot of wandering up and 
down the halls." 

Classes include "Understanding Culture and Cultural Differ- 
ences" and "Diverse Perspectives on Global Issues." Students 
compile a portfolio that includes their experiences in the program. 
Those who have completed Global Communities receive a "Global 
Competency Notation" on their transcript. 

The students are required to live in Dorchester Hall for the du- 
ration of their enrollment in the program. The hall is located right in 
the center of the campus, near the Stamp Student Union. Students 
live in a single, double or triple room with others in the program. 
The students share Dorchester Hall with the Jimenez-Porter Writ- 
ers' House. 

The Bridges Council, run by students in the program, organiz- 
es social events for program members. The council also organizes 
an international dinner every fall where students cook a variety of 
exotic, foreign dishes for guests. Every spring. Bridges also orga- 
nizes "Cultural Explosion," a campus-wide event based on perfor- 
mances by multicultural groups. 

The program is available to students regardless of major. 
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Ever wanted to start your own business? A number of Univer- 
sity of Maryland students already have, thanks to Hinman Campus 
Entrepreneurship Opportunities (CEOs), a living-learning program 
on campus aimed at developing entrepreneurial skills in students. 

Students in the program live together in the South Campus 
Commons, each working toward starting their own business ven- 
ture. "Many students run companies that are very profitable even 
while they're in college," said Alison Willman, a finance major and 
Hinman CEO. "The program was created to facilitate the growth of 
student-run companies." 

While creating a business is not mandatory, about a quarter 
of students manage to create and start their own businesses. Stu- 
dents in the program take 12 credits with other Hinman CEOs, as 
well as several optional elective credits. 

The dorms in Commons are equipped with a boardroom and 
seminar room, complete with wireless Internet access and copying 
and printing facilities. Staff members of the program have on-site 
offices and are constantly available for students with questions or 
problems regarding their companies. A $250,000 seed fund is set 
up for students in the program, specifically to help students with 
their budding companies. 

Members of Hinman CEOs are able to network through week- 
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The Honors Humanities program is a specialized program 
within the university's Honors program designed for students who 
are interested in the humanities and the creative arts. Though the 
program focuses on the humanities, Honors Humanities is open to 
all majors at the university. 

According to the program's website, each year Honors Hu- 
manities recruits about 50 students to join the community. In order 
to be eligible for Honors Humanities, students must first be admit- 
ted to the university's Honors College. Students participating in the 
program then live together in Wicomico Hall. 

Additionally, students in the Honors Humanities living-learn- 
ing community may also participate in the Jimenez-Porter Writers' 
House or the Language House during the second year of the Hon- 
ors Humanities program. 

Students in the program take courses with other students in 
the Honors College and work toward a Keystone Project that com- 
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Located in Dorchester Hall, the Jimenez-Porter Writers' House 
is home to students interested in all things literary. Students in the 
program create stories, plays and poetry, all while living together. 

The program is named after University of Maryland's very own 
Juan Ramon Jimenez, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature and 
formerly a professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, 
and Katherine Anne Porter, a 20th-century writer who donated per- 
sonal papers and books to Hornbake Library. 

This living-learning program, founded in 2002, produces a lit- 
erary journal called Stylus, and holds various public reading series 
like TerPoets and Writers Here & Now. 

Students enrolled in the two-year program attend colloquia 
and take such classes as "Creative Writing Across Languages and 
Cultures" and "Form and Theory of Poetry" and "Form and Theory 
of Fiction." Each student meets with an adviser every semester 
and produces a writing portfolio by the end of their first year. At 
the completion of the program, a student will have completed a 
"Chapbook," which is a self-published book filled with their creative 
writing. 

Students in the program are offered two literary study abroad 
options: Chile and Egypt. In Chile, students learn about the recon- 
struction of Chilean democracy through works by Pablo Neruda 
and other authors. Students in the Egypt program travel around the 
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Created in 1989, the Language House Immersion Program 
was the first living-learning program at the University of Mary- 
land. Students are immersed in a cluster in which they learn and 
practice speaking a language of their choosing. There are 10 pro- 
grams to choose from: Spanish, Arabic, Hebrew, Italian, Persian, 
Russian, Japanese, French, German and Chinese. 

Students in the program live on campus in St. Mary's Hall. 
Grouped by language, students are immersed in a foreign culture 
without ever leaving the United States. The Language House is 
open to second-semester freshmen and older students. 

Those in the program do everyday things like eating, doing 
homework or studying together, while practicing a language other 
than English. Students applaud the program, saying it provides a 
one-of-a-kind opportunity on campus to really learn an unfamiliar 
language and culture. 

"The Language House is just a great multicultural experi- 
ence," said Joseph Paulson, a senior mathematics and Jewish 
studies major. "The best part is being in the center of campus and 
living with open-minded people." Paulson lives in the Hebrew lan- 
guage cluster. 

Students must successfully complete a language course 
every semester while in the program. Weekly cluster meetings are 
scheduled, where students interact with other cluster members 
and their mentor. Each cluster includes a mentor who is a native 
speaker or a student fluent in the target language. 

Mandatory "house events" like Maryland Day and Around the 
World Dinner are scheduled each year and intra-house clubs are 
extremely popular. Members of Language House attend a mini- 
mum of five meetings of these clubs per semester. Students also 
spend time with members of their cluster by cooking at least one 
meal a week with fellow students. 

Admission to the program is determined by a strong applica- 
tion, an essay, letters of recommendation and an oral interview 
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learning program that consists of a select group of academical- 
ly gifted students. About 800 students per year are invited to this 
highly selective program. 

In addition to regular classes, students take seminars spe- 
cifically designed for the Honors College. The seminars hold 20 
students and are worth three credits. Students also have the op- 
tion of taking an honors version of regular classes. These classes 
are typically faster paced than the average class. Students receive 
an Honors citation on their transcript after completing five of these 
classes or seminars. A student stays in the Honors program the 
entire duration of their time at the university. 

"It's an exciting time to be in Honors, as it just became an 
Honors College," said Mina Dixon, a journalism and English double 
major. "It gives you a small college feeling in a big university." 

The Honors College plans an annual white water rafting trip. 
This October, Honors students trekked to West Virginia with Cant- 
rell Ultimate Rafting for a special experience offered only to the 
students. 

Each semester Honors Humanities organizes ART FEST with 
the help of the Jimenez-Porter Writers' House. An open microphone 
is offered to all students at the university in Anne Arundel Hall. 

Honors students live in Anne Arundel, Denton, Queen Anne's, 
Ellicott and Wicomico halls. Those in Honors have access to each of 
these buildings. Events like ice cream socials are planned through- 
out the school year, as well as special lectures designed especially 
for the Honors students. Presentations on topics like the National 
Security Agency and the Mayans' somber prediction for 2012 were 
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The Adele H. Stamp Student Union is iiome to the Univer- 
sity Book Center, TerpZone, Adele's, a variety of restaurants in the 
food court, the MD Food Co-Op, The Coffee Bar, Hoff Theater, the 
Union Shop and many other student attractions. It is a place where 
organizations can meet and host events and where students can 
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Located on the basement floor of the Stamp Student Union is 
the Maryland Food Collective, also known as the MD Food Co-Op. 
This funky, laid-back shop is known around campus for its healthy 
vegan and vegetarian food. 

The Co-Op features a sandwich line offering more than 50 
ingredients and a multitude of mostly organic groceries. At the front 
of the store is a massive display of bagels, with more than 10 dif- 
ferent varieties. 

"I have really strange taste in snack food," said Jen Goldman, 
a senior art education major. "But the Co-Op has my favorites: ba- 
nana chips and Primal strips." 

The Co-Op is run unlike any other shop on campus. There is 
no appointed boss or store manager, only a collection of paid work- 
ers and volunteers who run the store themselves. Each worker has 
an equal vote at weekly meetings, where all decisions are made 
regarding the Co-Op. 

"I love how the people are so quirky and unique," Goldman 
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The Office of Campus Programs can be found on the ground 
floor of the Stamp Student Union. 

The Office of Campus Programs is entrenched in all aspects 
of campus life. The office offers a leadership studies minor and in- 
vites students to attend leadership conferences and programs. 

"It runs a lot of the student activities," said Steve Fontz, a 
criminal justice major. "Most things that go on run through our of- 
fice." 

Within the office is Community Service Learning, a program 
that invites UMD students to participate in community service pro- 
grams around the area. 

The office also manages Alternative Break, a community ser- 
vice program offered to students during their winter, spring and 
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Looking to burn off the "Freshman 15" before graduation? 
The University of Maryland offers a multitude of options for work- 
ing out and staying in shape. 

Eppley Recreation Center, located in North Campus, is the 
central hub of fitness on campus, providing a variety of ways to 
exercise. Want to swim? The center offers indoor and outdoor 
pools. Looking to work up a sweat? Try the aerobics room, fitness 
room, track or martial arts room. The ERC holds more than three 
floors of ways to work out— take your pick. 

"We have a massive gym and we should take advantage of 
that," said Alyssa Keating, a senior neurobiology major who works 
as a fitness instructor. "It's fun and you get to hang out with other 
people." 

Students tired of the usual work-out routines can sign up 
for free group aerobics classes, taught by student instructors like 
Keating. Classes include power YOGAFIT, endurance cycling and 
a boxing boot camp. 

Campus Recreation Services also offers an "Adventure 
Complex," filled with unusual ways to get in shape, including a 
rock wall and a rope challenge course. 

Other facilities on campus are located in the School of Public 
Health, Reckord Armory, Ritchie Coliseum and Cole Fieldhouse. 
Their outdoor facilities include the engineering fields. Fraternity 
Row, turf fields on North Campus and tennis courts outside of 
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With a campus spanning more than 1,300 acres, a multitude 
of transportation options is essential for University of Maryland stu- 
dents. Thankfully, the university offers many ways to get around. 

Biking to class is popular, thanks to a number of strategically 
placed bike racks around campus. Bikers twist around the maze of 
sidewalks on the way to their next class, making sure to avoid run- 
ning into walking students. 

The university also offers a variety of bus routes for students, 
aptly named Shuttle-UM. Commuter routes during the day wind 
around College Park, hitting stops reaching everywhere from Knox 
Road to The Courtyards. Buses also travel to surrounding areas, 
picking up commuters in cities like Greenbelt, Laurel and Silver 
Spring. 

At night, buses run around the campus, winding through North 
Campus, South Campus and the Route 1 corridor. There are five 
routes: green, blue, orange, purple and gold. Each of the routes 
services a different area on campus. 

Looking to go to Washington, D.C.? Maryland's Department 
of Transportation offers a shuttle service every day from the Stamp 
Student Union. The short ride safely takes students down Paint 
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Looking for a good time? Look no further than Route 1 , right 
off Maryland's campus. The busy street is home to a variety of 
bars, restaurants and places to shop. 

For a night on the town, students venture into one of the five 
bars gracing Route 1 : The Thirsty Turtle, Santa Fe Cafe, R.J. Bent- 
ley's Filling Station and Cornerstone Grill and Loft. These moon- 
light as restaurants during the day. The fifth bar, The Mark Lounge, 
is known for its upscale aura and high-class drinks. 

Hungry? Route 1 caters to almost every culinary taste. Stu- 
dents can find sandwiches at Potbelly, burgers at Five Guys and 
Fries and sushi at Wasabi or Yami Yami. Ten Ren's Tea Time serves 
bubble tea along with Chinese food. Marathon Deli specializes in 
Greek food. Mexican food is served at Chipotle and California Tor- 
tilla. Chinese food is the specialty at Panda, Shanghai Cafe and 
China Cafe. Wings are sold at Cluck-U Chicken and smoothies are 
served at Smoothie King. 

CVS is also right on Route 1, perfect for a quick trip to pick 
up shampoo or a tube of mascara. Rugged Wearhouse offers stu- 
dents a selection of quality clothes for discounted prices and Stripe 
3 Adidas sells its trademark athletic gear. 

The Greek Store in the College Park Shopping Center caters 
to Maryland's Greek community, offering lettered shirts and Greek 
paraphernalia. On any given day the store is filled with students 
looking to add to their collection of sorority and fraternity embla- 
zoned items. 

"I like that there's a lot of different types of foods and food op- 
tions within walking distance," Devon Kelly, a criminology major, 
said. "I don't have a car like a lot of other college students so it's 
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There is a wide variety of organizations open to students 
who want to get involved at the University of Maryland. Students 
can join sororities or fraternities; they can join political groups or 
groups that center around community service. For students more 
academically-minded, there are honors societies and clubs with 
future career goals in mind. There are also religious groups, gov- 
erning bodies, sports clubs and more. The possibilities are end- 
less. 




These next pages feature pictures from the First Look Fair. The First Look Fair 
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dreds of student organizations, departments, vendors and community service 
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Many students participate in Greek life to enhance their col- 
lege experience. The lifelong commitment of fraternity and sorority 
membership creates close friendships that last throughout college 

and beyond. Going Greek creates opportunities for students to 

expand their leadership skills, strive for academic excellence and 

become involved in the community. 

SORORITY RUSH: the rush process all depends on the time of the year. 

FALL RUSH 
1. ADVERTISE 

Greek life advertisement starts immediately upon returning to school from summer break. The 
infamous chalking technique brands the campus with sorority names and catches the eyes of 
many who want to join. During the Meet the Greeks fair on McKeldin Mall, potential new mem- 
bers have a chance to meet each Greek organization and have their questions about each 

chapter answered. 
2. MEET THE SISTERS 
Fall rush is far less formal than spring rush. Sororities have open houses where girls are al- 
lowed to tour the chapter houses and meet the sisters of whichever sorority they choose to 
rush. The parties are themed and have decorations and great food. Since potential new mem- 
bers are able to choose the parties they want to attend, this gives the sisters a chance to learn 

who is interested and get to know them. 

3. BIDS 

Sororities are allowed to give bids to girls throughout the entire fall rush process via telephone 

or going to the dorms. Since each chapter maximum is set at 95 members, sororities are only 

allowed to disperse bids to as many girls as they want without exceeding 95 total women in 

the chapter. 

4. BID DAY 

New members accept their bids by going to the chapter house. They are then welcomed by 

their new sisters. This is called bid day. 
5. NEW MEMBER PERIOD 
Members embark on their new member period after accepting their bid. During this time they 
learn more about the chapter and bond with their new sisters. 
6. INITIATION 
New members are initiated into the chapter after completing their new member period, which 
usually last several weeks. Initiation is a secret and sacred ceremony where members official- 
ly become sisters of their chapter. 



SPRING RUSH 

1. SIGN UP 

Spring rush is a much more formal and structured recruitment process than fall rush. Girls are 
required to register for spring rush on the university's Panhellenic Association website. 



2. MEET YOUR GROUP 

All potential new members are divided into groups called Rho Gamma Groups on the first day 

of formal recruitment. A woman in Greek life who is called a Rho Gamma heads each group 

and helps with any questions or problems that arise during the rush process. 

3. MEET THE CHAPTERS 

Each Rho Gamma group travels to all 14 Panhellenic-recognized sororities at the university. 

This enables all potential new members to have more insight to each chapter and see their 

options before the selection process begins. 

4. NARROW IT DOWN 

Potential new members meet with their Rho Gammas after seeing each chapter in order to 
rank their top 10. The selection process is mutual, so they will return to the chapters that in- 
vite them back. Throughout the duration of the process, potential new members rank their top 
six, and then top three and finally they select their No. 1 chapter with which they would want 

to be affiliated. 

5. BIDS 

Since formal recruitment is structured as a mutual selection process, girls are ensured to re- 
ceive a bid from one of the top three chapters of their choice. 

6. BID DAY 

The new members pick up their bids at the Stamp Student Union and go to the chapel to 
meet their sisters. They receive bid day shirts and then partake in the traditional "run" from 

the chapel to their new chapter house. 

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FRATERNITY RUSH 

Rushing fraternities is completely different than rushing sororities. For instance, there is no 
difference between fall and spring rush when rushing a fraternity. Also, the rush process is 

less formal than sorority recruitment. 

1. PARTIES 

The beginning of each semester, known as Rush Week, signifies the beginning of fraternity 

rush. Each fraternity throws several house parties as their main marketing events to entice 

potential new members to join. These parties, which are open to everyone, promote each 

chapter and give the brothers an opportunity to socialize with potential new members. 

2. BROTHERHOOD EVENTS 

Fraternities host Brotherhood Events in order familiarize themselves with their potential new 
members and vice versa. These events are hosted at venues such as ESPN Zone, Dave & 
Buster's or dinner at a nice restaurant. The brothers hold "invite-only" events for some poten- 
tial new members to attend in order to narrow down the selection process. 

3. BIDS 

Finally, the brothers give out bids after getting to know the potential new members and as- 
sessing who is interested in their chapter. 

4. NEW MEMBER PERIOD and INITIATION 

Fraternities also have a brief new member period, similar to sororities, where the new mem- 
bers become educated about the chapter and spend more time with the chapter members. 
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History 




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General Biology 



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Criminology & Criminal Justice 



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Finance 



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Government & Politics 



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International Business 




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167 



Naby Moussa Bangoura 

Microbiology 



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Government & Politics 



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Criminology & Criminal Justice 



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Communication 



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Communication 



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Government & Politics 



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Vocal Performance 



Keith Andrew Bennett 

Landscape Architecture 



169 



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beautiful life becomes." 

- Frank Lloyd Wright 



Brittany Joi Benson 

Kinesiology 



Elyse Lauren Berkowitz 

Government & Politics 



Ryan Charles Berlinrut 

Kinesiology 



Adam Lee Bernstein 

Finance 



Timothy S. Bernstein 

Animal Sciences: Pre-Professional 



Joshua Aaron Biederman 

History 



Amanda Bintz 

Family Science 



Torey Lee Bixler 

Aerospace Engineering 



Rowan Rachel Blackmon 

Psychology 




170 



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continue to search for what 

happiness consists of. You will 

never Ihre If you are looking for 

the meaning of life." 

- Albert Camus 




Rachel Anne Blair 

Biology 



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Animal Care & Management 



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Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Andrew Croft Blicharz 

Psychology 



James Morgan Blount 

Studio Art 



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171 



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Journalism 



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Finance 



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Criminology & Criminal Justice 



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172 




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173 



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English 



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Physiology & Neurobiology 



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Public & Community Health 



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Marketing 



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Architecture 




174 



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in tlie direction 
of your dreams. 
Live tlie life you 
have imagined." 

David 




Thoreau 



175 



"Do not go where the path 

may lead. Go, instead, 
where there is no path and 

ieave a traii." 
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 



Sophia K. Carlton 

Sociology 



Calisa Ladear Carter 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



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Criminology & Criminal Justice 



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Psychology 



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Family Science 



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176 



"Success is the ability to 
go from one faiiure to 

another with no loss of 

enthusiasm." 
~ Winston Churchill 




Thomas Cascio 

Computer Science & Economics 



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Ceil Biology & Molecular Genetics 



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Studio Art 



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Psyciioiogy 



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Geography 



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Mechanical Engineering 



177 



Pamela Georgina Cervera 

American Studies 



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Elementary Education 



Simon E. Chafetz 

Marl<eting 



Benjamin Nicolas Chaiken 

Finance 



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Communication 



John C. Chambers 

Economics 



Jonathan Edward Chambers 

Economics 



l\/lichael Chan 

Finance & Marketing 



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Psychology 



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Communication 



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Marketing & International 
Business 



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Supply Chain Management 




178 




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Agricultural & Resource 
Economics 



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Government & Politics 



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Navarro 

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Biological Sciences & Spanish 
(Double Degree Program) 



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Criminology & Criminal Justice 



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Economics 



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Government & Politics 



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Government & Politics 



Jonathan Chung 

Mechanical Engineering 



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Kinesiology 



179 



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most powerful 

weapon which you 

can use to change 

the world." 
- Nelson Mandela 



Mark Renard Claiborne 

English 



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Environmental Science & Policy 



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Civil Engineering 




180 




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Electrical Engineering 



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Management 



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Sociology & Communication 



Kimiya Janessa Coleman 

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Jasper J. Colt 

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General Biology 



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Conger 

English 

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Journalism 



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Government & Politics 



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Criminology & Criminal Justice 



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Criminology & Criminal Justice 
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183 



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184 




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Psychology 



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Kinesiology 

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Education 



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Justice 

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Criminal Justice 

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Family Science 



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Linguistics 



185 



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Mechanical Engineering 



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Politics 



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Marketing 



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Marketing 



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Chemical Engineering 



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Finance 



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Government & Politics 



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Architecture 



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Japanese 



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American Studies 



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187 



"Education is an adniliable 

thing, but it Is well to 

remember from time to time 

that nothing that Is worth 

knowing can be taught" 

~ Oscar Wilde 



Richard Rigoberto Duarte 

Biology 



Maseta Dubar 

Government & Politics 



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History & Secondary Education 



Mary Kate Elizabeth Duggan 

Communication 



Deysi Duque 

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Kaitlyn A. Dwyer 

English 




188 



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one hour of time has not 

discovered the vaiue of iife." 

~ Charies Darwin 




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189 



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Sonia Rose Elefante 

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Tess Palley Engel 

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Kathryn Ashley Epps 



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Karia Melissa Escoto 

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Physiology & Neurobiology 



Laura Julisa Espinoza 

English 



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Spanish 



Chantelle Abigail Ethier 

English & Education 




190 



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without 

ambition is a 

bird without 
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191 








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Elementary Education 



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English 



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Criminology & Criminal Justice & 
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192 




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Journalism 



Udi Farber 

Psychology & Philosophy 



Amy Elizabeth Farhood 

Elementary Education 






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Family Science 



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Mary Ni Feng 

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Isatu Georgiana Ferguson 

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Maria A. Ferra 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Dominic Neil Ferraren 

Physics 



Gianina Monica Arellano 
Ferrer 

Kinesiology 

193 



Bradley Kyle Fischbach 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Alexander Herbert Fischer 

Biochemistry 

Michael B. Fischer 

Finance & Operations 
Management 



Stephanie Amalia Fischer 

General Biology 



Alvin L. Fisher II 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 

Emily Claire Fisher 

Criminology & Criminal Justice & 
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International Business 



Lidia E. Flores 

Geography & Urban Studies 



Rene' Fransisco Flores 

Psychology 



Chelsea Elizabeth Fonden 

Psychology 

Omar R. Fonseca 

International Business & 
Marketing 

Kaitlynn Marie Fortunate 

Dietetics 



Jonathan R. Fossum 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 
Geography 

Gary Brian Foster 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Kristina Lea Jean Foster 

Psychology 



Melissa A. Fraley 

Psychology 



Jill Ashley Francis 

Accounting 



Christopher Lawrence Frank 

Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics 



195 



liana Jaclyn Frankel 

Government & Politics & Jewisli 
Studies 



Kenneth Allen Frankel 

Environmental Politics & Policy 



Colin Lawrence Frattura 

English 



Mary Alexandra Freeman 

Elementary Education & History 



Julianne Christine Fretz 

American Studies 



Jenna Nicole Frey 

Supply Chain Management & 
Spanish 



Kaycie A. Frey 

Psychology 



Grace A. Frias 

Sociology 



Stephanie Frost 

Kinesiology 



Julian Thomas Funk 

Geographic Information Science & 
Landscape Management 

Katherina Marielle Funtanilla 

Chemical Engineering 



Caitlin C. Furlong 

Physiology & Neurobiology 




196 




Sivacharan Gaddam 

Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics 



Kevin A. Gahr 

Finance 



Amanda Gaines 

Broadcast Journalism 



"Only the 
educated 
are free." 
- Epictetus 



197 



"Every man 

dies. Not 

every man 

really lives." 

~ William 

Wallace 



198 




Stephanie Sue Galanie 

Biochemistry 



Bridget Katherine Gallagher 

IHearing & Speech Sciences 



Ellen Gamble 

General Biology 



Nomin Ganpurev 

Accounting 



Francisca Renee Garcia 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 

Richard Patricio Garcia 

Sociology 



Sergio G. Garcia 

History 



Megan Leigh Garrett 

Natural Resources Management 



Xavier Noel Gascon 

Government & Politics 



Eric R. Gatti 

Civil Engineering: Infrastructure 
Track 



Dvora Leah Gautieri 

Environmental Science & Policy 



Erica D. Gavey 

Dietetics 



199 



Daniel Richard Gentzler 

Economics 



Victoria Ann Geronimo 

Marketing & Philosophy 



Tala S. Ghadimi 

Sociology 



Samantha Pary Ghayour 

Anthropology & Art History 



Charles Joseph Giblin 

Fire Protection Engineering 



Erin Elizabeth Gilbert 

Psychology 



Joshua Robert Gillerman 

Government & Politics 



Kelley Jean Gillespie 

Japanese 



Elizabeth J. Gilliland 

English 



Arielle Brooke Gladowsky 

Kinesiology 



Angela Rebekah Glover 

Family Science 



Alysse Cara Glovinsky 

Marketing 




200 




Mark Samuel Glucksman- 
Glaser 

Aerospace Engineering 

Kristal Michelle Godfrey 

Economics & Government & 
Politics 

Kate M. Goerke 

Accounting 



Alllssa Jane Goldberg 

Marl<eting 



Jason Scott Goldberg 

Government & Politics & History 



Jordan Seth Goldstein 

Biochemistry 



Michael Adam Goldstein 

Finance & Marketing 



Matthew James Gontarchick 

Government & Politics 



Ryan Scott Gooden 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 




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Monique Antoinette Gooding 

Psychology 



Natalie Raquel Goodman 

Communication 



Kyle A. Goon 

Journalism 



201 



Alexander Vencil Gorman 

Marketing & Supply Chain 
Management 

GTearra Deebra Gorman 

General Biology 



Francis Xavier Gormley 

Family Science 




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"To be yourself in a 

world that is 

constantly trying to 

make you something 

else Is the greatest 

accomplishment." 

- Ralph Waldo 

Emerson 



202 




Allison Paige Gowallls 

Government & Politics 



Rashi Goyal 

Accounting 



Ariel Lisette Hill Graham 

General Business 



Michael D. Grapes 

Materials Science & Engineering 



Amanda Florence Gravenhors 

Bioengineering 

Sharlane Greaves 

Family Science 



Amanda D. Green 

Communication 



Jessica Marie Green 

Elementary Education 



Scott J. Greenberg 

Finance 



William Samuel Greenberg 

Kinesiology 



Rachel Lauren Greenblatt 

Elementary Education 



Nathan Kenneth Greenweli 

Finance & Mathematics 



203 



sterling Tonio Grimes 

Government & Politics 



Marcyanna Cecelia Groman 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Calvin Patrick Grunewald 

Computer Science 



Ashley Timara Guest 

English 



Jessica Leigh Haden 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Marcus Anthony Hadley 

Chemical Engineering 



Justin Matthew Haga 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Patrick Joseph Hahner 

Supply Chain Management 



Corey S. Haines 

Kinesiology 



Daniel Wayne Halayko 

Kinesiology 



Anastasia Kalynda Hall 

Sociology 



Katelyn Hall 

Psychology 




204 



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failures are 



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205 



Melanie Nycole Hall 

History & Dance 



Tainika Qyana Hall 

Kinesiology 



Peter Nicholas Hallman 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Dana Alyse Halpern 

English f 



John Russell Hamilton 

English 



Ghayda Naji Hammad 

Studio Art 



Erica Ann Han 

Accounting & Operations 
Management 

Rachel Hare 

Journalism & French 



Stephen M. Hargett 

Psychology 



Nicholas Joseph Harrigan 

Chemical Engineering 



Courtney Elizabeth Harris 

Family Science 



Danielle Natasha Hart 

Finance 




206 




Musu Chandler Hartie 

Philosophy 



Michele Janna Hasit 

Public & Community Health 



Alessandra Clarissa Haskin 

Hearing & Speech Sciences 



Oluwatosin Wuraola Hassan 

Accounting & Information Science 



Jason Khalil Hawkins 

Architecture 

Lauren E. Haynie 

Psychology & Criminology . 
Criminal Justice 



Eli Heath 

Communication 



Kevin Nathaniel Hencke 

Mathematics 



Molly Jen Herman 

Art Education 



Cindy Esther Hernandez 

Family Science & Spanish 



Patrick Michael Herrmann 

Communication 



Sunny Lyn Hess 

Broadcast Journalism 



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Aerospace Engineering 



Donald Howard Hiltner 

Animal Sciences 



Matthew Thomas Hirsh 

Electrical Engineering & Physics 





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Colleen Hoffman 

Government & Politics 



Melissa B. Hoffman 

( Psychology 



Brett David Holbert 

Computer Science 



Candace D. Holley 

Marketing 



Joshua J. Horn 

Electrical Engineering 

IVIarc Christian Howell 

Chemical Engineering 



"Energy and 
persistence conquer 

all things." 
" Benjamin Franklin 



209 



Linda C. Huang 

Animal Sciences 



Stephen James Hubbard 

Government & Politics 



Catherine Kelly Huegel 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Laurel Anne Hughes 

International Business & Spanish 



Robert Michael Hughes 



Kimberly Ann Hypolite 

Hearing & Speech Sciences 



William Morgan Hyson 

Criminology & Criminal Justice & 
Psychology 

Michael O. Idowu 

Microbiology 



Thomas William Igoe 

Computer Science 



Glenda Maria Industrious 

Special Education 



Adam Myer Isaacson 

Accounting 



Mark Joseph Italiano 

Accounting & Finance 




210 



"The man who 

has no 
imagination has 

no wings." 
-- IVIuhammad 

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Leelah Jaberi 

General Biology 



Kristen Nicole Jackson 

Family Science 



Shruti Elizabeth Jacob 

Accounting & Information Systems 



211 



Lee Matthew Janofsky 

Accounting 



Brett Aaron Jarmon 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Rodney M. Jean 

Kinesiology 



Jewel Antionette Johnson 

English 



Lawrence J. Johnson 

Finance 



Christine Lynn Jones 

Elementary Education 



Lanikah Quezia Jordan 

Dance 



Lucia Judith Josaphat 

Philosophy 



Aditya Christopher Joseph 

Journalism 



Corey S. Joseph 

Public & Community Health 



Avery Alexandria Joshua 

Finance 



Eric P. Joy 

Communication 




212 




John Lowell Junghans 

Computer Science & Classics 



Adwoa Kaakyire 

Microbiology 

Munaf Mumtaz Kachwala 

Finance & Cell Biology & 
Molecular Genetics 



Jared Micah Kafer 

Public & Community Health 



Stephanie Anne Kallsh 

History Education 



Melissa Agnes Ruth Kallas 

Marketing 



Min J. Kang 

Economics 



Alexander P. Kao 

Materials Science & Engineering 



Gideon Aaron Kaplan 

Government & Politics 



Carolyn Karbel 

Marketing 



Syed Ahsan Karim 

Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics 



Stacey A. Karpovitch 

Architecture 



213 



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Matthew Seth Katz 

Government & Politics 



Mitchell Clark Katz 

Computer Science & IVIathematics 



Simran Kaushal 

Microbiology 




Asaf Kaya 

Electrical Engineering 



Bridget Marie Keegan 

Hearing & Speech Sciences 



Eleanore Leslie Keegan 

Spanish & Pre-Physical Therapy 



Mark Andrew Keibler 

Chemical Engineering & 
Chemistry 

Elizabeth D'Arcy Kerrigan 

Kinesiology 



Emmanuel Omahri Kerry 

Public & Community Health 



Edward Christopher Kestler 

Biochemistry 



Sidrah Begum Khan 

Physiology & Neurobiology 



Heyfa Khenissi 

Geology 



215 



Hye Seon Ki 

English 



Ji Hwan Kim 

Theatre & Arts 



Jinyoung Kim 

Communication 



Julia Mi Kyung Kim 

Linguistics 



Nathan Joon Kim 

Physiology & Neurobiology 



Eva D. Kiourkas 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Christoplier H. Kirby-Smith 

Kinesiology 



Evan Ross Kirscli 

Government & Politics & 
Economics 

Benjamin Stern Kirzhner 

Criminology & Chminal Justice 



Lauren Kiser 

Biology 



Kendall Bennett Klosky 

Environmental Science & Studies 



Sarah L. Kluh 

Elementary Education 




216 



"The horizon 

leans forward, 

offering you 

space to place 

new steps of 

change." 

— Maya Angelou 



217 



Zsofia Kokeny 

German 



January Blair Kolker 

Family Science 



Nicholas Ivan Kostreski 

Aerospace Engineering 



Beverly Kramer 

Jewisli Studies & Criminology & 
Criminal Justice 



Dayna R. Kramer 

Family Science 



William Joseph Kraus 

Civil Engineering 



Aaron Siers Kraut 

Journalism 



Victoria A. Kriz 

Journalism 



Rachael Kroot 

Graphic Information Science 



Naomi Leah Kruger 

Community Health Education 



Benjamin Alan Kubic 

Operations Management 



Phillip James Kuhne 

Psychology 




218 




Joshua Fred Kusnick 

Mechanical Engineering 



Emily Noel Kuykendall 

Microbiology 



Kelly Sullivan Kylis 

Romance Languages 



Michelle E. Lacey 

Finance & Music Performance 



Ericson Mateo Lachica 

Chemical Engineering 



Kristina Laguerre 

Public & Community Health 



Jameson David Lancaster 

History 



Sharonda Renee Lang 

Hearing & Speech Sciences 



Alex Langrock 

Chemical Engineering 



Brianne Nicole Lanslnger 

Mathematics 



Adrienne Marie Lanzi 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Erin Larter 

Hearing & Speech Sciences 



Ryan Anthony Lauenroth 

Civil Engineering 



Thomas George Layton 

Fire Protection Engineering 



Naissem Le Nodjinam 

Economics 



Lien Kim Le 

Ptiysiology & Neurobiology 



ThienT. Le 

General Biology 



Chloe Hyunna Lee 

Psychology 



Eunbyul Lee 

Biology & Psychology & Spanish 



Rachel Lauren Lefkowitz 

Elementary Education 



Sara Genevieve Legg 

Anthropology 



iVIichael Andrew Lent 

Psychology 



Isabela Lorenzo Lessa 

Psychology 



Adam Stephen Letke 

Civil & Environmental Engineering 




220 




Isaac Leventon 

Fire Protection Engineering 



Sala Naomi Levin 

Englisli 



Sarah Rebecca Levine 

Jewishi Studies 



Erica l-ieather Levinson 

IHearing & Speecti Sciences 



IVIatthew Eric Levy 

Biology 



Marissa Brooke Lewis 

Psychology 



Samantha IVIargaret Liang 

Communication & American 
Studies 



Ji Hoon Lim 

General Biology 



Jennifer IVIarie Limpert 

Civil Engineering 



Jessica Lin 

Accounting 



Kimberly A. Lindoerfer 

Communication 



Amanda Song Lipsky 

Finance & Marketing 



221 



Gate A. Little 

Communication 



Nicholas Lituchy 

Kinesiology 



Hiu Laam Liu 

Ciiemistry 



Karen Liu 

General Biology 



Karen Locklear 

Psychology 



Maxine Alexandra London 

Psychology 




"E 






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" John Legend 



222 




Tiffani Nicole Long 

Communication & Sociology 



Athanasios Demitri Loukas 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 

Arielle Lauren Lowe 

Psychology & Criminology & 
Criminal Justice 



Christopher Shawn Luensmar 

Physical Education 



Julie Ellen Lundy 

Sociology 



Deidre Ja Net Lyons 

Studio Art 



Kelly L. Macbride-Gill 

Anthropology 



Stephanie Nicole Machin 

Psychology 



Dane William Madsen 

Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics 



Alia Mahgoub 

Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics 



Hasan G. Mahmud 

Biochemistry 



Anne Marie Malangu 

Physiology & Neurobiology 



223 



Sundus Malik 

International Business 



Envia DeVorah Malone 

Family Science 



Robert Andre Manage 

Sociology 



Raphael Kahat Mandel 

Mechanical Engineering 



James Howard Mangle 

Mechanical Engineering 



Marta Lisseth Manzano 

French & Italian 



John A. Marcin 

Piano Performance 



Maegan E. Marks 

Hearing & Speech Sciences 



Matthew Thomas Marsala 

Information Systems 



Kelsey Morgan Martin 

Marketing 



Kristin Martin 

Biochemistry 



Lara Elizabeth Martin 

Animal Sciences 




224 



"No leader 
can be too far 
ahead of his 

followers." 
- Eleanor 
Roosevelt 



225 



John Joseph Masaschi 

International Business 



Omer Masica 

International Business 



Maria Carolina IVIassiani 

Psychology 



Olutayo IVIatanmi 

General Biology 



Brittany J. IVlathews 

History 



Daniel Gerard Matthai 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Jennifer Marie Maurer 

Finance 



Blair Elizabeth Maxson 

Accounting 



Garret Alexander Maxson 

Mechanical Engineering 



Daniel Jay Mayer 

Economics 



Sarah Beth Mayhew 

Spanish 



Ebony T. Maynard 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 




226 




Michael Joseph Mazzarella 

Mathematics Education 



Asenath A. Mba 

Government & Politics 



Kaitlin Dana McGovern 

English 



Jared Ryan McGrath 

Civil & Environmental Engineering 



Daniel J. McGrew 

Kinesiology 



LukeT. McKnew 

Philosophy 



Matthew E. McManus 

Government & Politics 



Daniel John McNamara 

Finance & Psychology 



Megan Sunderland McNeely 

Elementary Education 



Nathanael James Mehle 

Marketing 



Allon Meizlik 

Bioengineering 



Allison Marie Melega 

Business 



111 



Jennifer Marie Memmolo 

Journalism 



Luciana Cunha Mendes 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Cindy Stephanie Menjivar 

Family Science 



Dennis Menjivar 

Economics 



Joseph Gavin Meny 

Landscape Architecture 



Nicholas Carmine Mercurio 

English 



Thomas C. Mey 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Bradley Adam Mighdoll 

Journalism 



Anna Aleksandrovna 
Mikhaylova 



Casey Elisabeth Miller 

Psychology 



Susanne C. Miller 

General Biology 



Kareena Mims 

Communication 




228 



"You cannot acquire 

experience by making 

experiments. You 

cannot create experience. 

You must undergo it." 

~ Aibert Camus 




Julia Olga Minano 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Lauren Ashley Minor 

Special Education 



Marcus Mitchel 

Accounting 



Shannon Jernae Mitchell 

Kinesiology 

Alexandra E. Moe 

Broadcast Journalism & 
Government & Politics 

Finda Laura Moiwo 

Public & Community Health & 
Kinesiology 



229 



Brendan D. Moles 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Jordan S. Mollins 

Marketing 



Juliana F. Moncada 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Kristin Marie Montgomery 

Government & Politics & 
Sociology 



Ambrose Chukwuka Monye 

Nutritional Sciences 



Bashirah Kimiya Moore 

Public & Community Health) 



Crystal J. Morgan 

Spanish & Communication 



Kimberly Marissa Morgan 

Communication 



Paul G. Morgan 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



AllegraTecora Morse 

Electrical Engineering 

Andreas Michael 
Moshogianis 

Environmental Science & Policy 

Annie Enikunda Benjamin 
Msuya 

Physiology & Neurobiology 

230 




"The greatest 
danger for most 
of us is not that 
our aim is too high 
and we miss it, but 
that it is too iow 
and we reach it." 
- IViicheiangeio 



231 



Ryan Neil Mukherjee 

Computer Engineering 

Samuel Muklibi 

Economics & Government & 
Politics 

Sara E. Mullen 

Sociology 



Bradley K. Mummaw 

Family Science 



Niesha Munson 

Women's Studies 



Nicole Faith Muracco 

Journalism 



Munara Murat 

Economics 



Marc-Keegan Murphy 

English 



Omeed Musavi 

Computer Science 



Nongrin Nai 

Microbiology 



Kathleen Napoda 

Sociology & Business 



Jeffrey Nash 

Journalism 




232 





Nefretiti Nazarine Nassar 

Electrical Engineering 



Shaba Nazarine Nassar 

Finance 



Michael Needleman 

Accounting & Finance 



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Brandi R. Newman 

Spanisli 



Rieta Aben Ngay 

Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics 

LisaT. Nguyen 

Marketing & International 
Business 



Fadzai Nicole Nhamburo 

Marketing 



Doris Q. Nhan 

Print Journalism & Art History 

Alexandra Ann Nichols 

Russian & English 




Colleen R. Nieman 

Animal & Avian Sciences 



Lauren Dawn Niffenegger 

Accounting 



Malaika N. Njinjoh 

Accounting 



233 



"Sometimes the 

questions are 

compiicated and the 

answers are simpie." 

~ Dr. Seuss 



Elizabeth Ashley Nolder 

Civil Engineering 



Miriam A. Novack 

Psychology 



Diane Nyemba 

Letters & Sciences 



Steven Micheal O'Brien 

Computer Science 



Patrick John O'Donnell 

Mechanical Engineering 



Michael W. O'Neill 

Broadcast Journalism 




234 



"Education is a better 

safeguard of iiberty tiian 

a standing army." 

~ Edward Everett 




Ashley Louise Oaks 

English 



Veronica Obeng 

Public & Community Health 



Justin Philip Obringer 

Architecture 



Oluwakemi Kehinde Odusami 

Microbiology 



TemitopeTaiwo Odusami 

Biochemistry 



Melissa Ifeoma Oguamanam 

Geography 



235 



"The aim of life is 
self-develop- 
ment. To realize 

one's nature 

perfectly - that 

is what each of 

us is here for." 

" Oscar Wilde 




Kayode Seun Ogunnaike 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 

Abinmbola Ifedayo Ojo-Uyi 

Government & Politics & 
Philosophy 

Pearl Nneka Okam 

Accounting 



Korede Comfort Oladapo 

Public & Community Health & 
Family Science 

Ruth Adeola Oni 

Food Science 



Akin O. Opesanmi 

Psychology 



AnwulikaYvette Oputa 

Public & Community Health 



CaitlinT. Osborne 

Journalism 



Alexandra Danielle Ossmus 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Ellen Rita Ott 

Family Science 



Riley K. Owens 

Operations Management 



Stephanie Owusu-Boateng 

General Biology 



237 



Christopher R. Page 

Computer Engineering 



Shadawn L. Paige 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Bryan Scott Palmateer 

Aerospace Engineering 



Boosaba Jean Pananon 

Anthropology 



Alexis Athena Pappas 

Agricultural & Resource 
Economics 



Erin Saejung Park 

Public & Community Health 



Jee-Hyae Park 

Accounting & Information Systems 



Erica L. Parker 

Elementary Education 



Taleah Ann Parker 

Public & Community Health 



Gregory Andrew Parson 

General Biology 



Jay Ian Galace Pascua 

Accounting & Finance 

Rootvij Dinesh Patel 

Physiology & Neurobiology & 
Chemistry 




238 




Anthony Wayne Patrick 

Civil Engineering 



Talia Rachel Pearl 

Psyctiology & Jewisii Studies 



Christopher IVIark Peoples 

Arcliitecture 



Lauren A. Perelli 

l-listory 



Sarah Marie Perkins 

English 



Justin Benjamin Perlman 

Government & Politics 



Tammy Christine Perrin 

Electrical Engineering & 
l\/lathiematics & Physics 

Alyssa Michelle Perrone 

Government & Politics & 
Criminology & Criminal Justice 

Mark Walter Peters 

Chemical Engineering 



Jessica Denice Peterson 

American Studies 



Jamie Lynn Petretti 

Mathematics Education 



Kaitlin K. Pettit 

Psychology 



239 



Cyrus Peyrovian 



Brandon Patrick Pfrommer 

Microbiology 



Phong Viet Pham 

Mathematics 



Almita Piiillips 

Early Childhood Education 



Scott l\/lichael Phillips 

Psychology 



Hanna K. Pillion 

Psychology 



Nafissa Shade Pio 

Government & Politics & 
Economics 



Paul B. Plymouth 

Communication 



Dylan W. Podson 

Family Science 



Marissa Anstacia Polichene 

Government & Politics 

Michael John Polt 

Marketing & 

Logistics, Transportation & Supply 

Chain Management 

Sheila M. Polyoka 

Animal Sciences 




"The human spirit 

needs to accomplish, 

to achieve, to triumph 

to be happy." 

" Ben Stein 




Jonathan Christian Holmes 
Porter 

History 



Tracey D. Powell 

Communication 



Martin Anthony Prebula 

Family Science 



Theodore Forsyth Procter 

Aerospace Engineering 



Jayme Lee Proctorstein 

Sociology 



Oneg Levy Pruitt 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



241 



Ruifeng Pu 

Electrical Engineering 



Autumn L. Purcell 

Psychology 



Vinita Puri 

Biology & Economics 



Brittany R. Purnell 

Psychology 



Krischelle Marie Atkins Qua 

Geography 



Trevor James Racioppe 

Accounting 



Elham Rahgozar 

Microbiology 



Anna Julia Rammelkamp 

French 



Shruti Vani Rastogi 

Journalism 



Tiyra Raynell Ratliff 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Brandon Ray 

Accounting 



Wendy Rossmary Recinos 

Studio Art 




242 





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Jessica Lynne Reich 

Animal & Avian Sciences 



Aneka P. Reid 

Biochemistry 



Dominique Kristina Reid 

Art & Education 



Jamellah Amanda Reid 

Family Science 



Lisa Nicole Reifschneider 

Kinesiology 



Jennifer Marie Reigle 

Accounting & Finance 



Jonathan IVIichael Resnicl< 

Communication 



Ingrid E. Reyes-Arias 

Family Science 

Andrew l\/lichael Reynolds 

Economics & Criminology & 
Criminal Justice 



Sara E. Reynolds 

Biological Individualized Studies 
Art History 



William James Richbourg 

Bioengineering 



Peter Jonathan Riley 

Mechanical Engineering 



243 



Sean Christopher Riley 

Art History 



Thomas Richard Rinehart 

Fire Protection Engineering 



IVIarcela Patricia Rivas 

Government & Politics 




Dana Elaine Rivera 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



David Ivon Roberts 

Civil Engineering 



Scott Christopher Roberts 

Pliysiology & Neurobiology 



Deidre Cardia Robinson 

Biology & Secondary Education 



Jamal Sharron Robinson 

Operations Management 



Monique Linette Robinson 

Communication 



Julie Elizabeth Moore Roby 

International Business 



Daniel Rodrigues 

International Business 



Deborah Coelho Rodrigues 

Kinesiology 




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244 




Dilson O. Rodrigues 

Civil Engineering 



Raquel C. Rodrigues 

International Business 



Richard Glen Rodriguez 

Communication 



Nicole Rose Rodriques 

English 



Byron Zachary Rom-Jensen 

English & History 



Angelina Romualdo 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Alayna Kathleen Roupe 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



ToamY. Rubinstein 

Government & Politics & 
Philosophy 

Jordan Seth Ruby 

English 



Julianne Elizabeth Rucker 

Chinese 



Amanda Hillary Ruderman 

Hearing & Speech Sciences 



Julie A. Ruggirello 

Journalism 



245 



"An education isn't 
liow mucii you liave 

committed to 
memory, or even liow 
mucii you i(now. It's 

being able to 

differentiate between 

what you ioiow and 



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what you don't. 
" Anatole France 



246 




Joshua Evan Runes 

Marketing 



Eric S. Rupe 

Physiology & Neurobiology 



Julia D. Russell 

Journalism 



Brianna F. Russo 



Leigh Ann Ryan 

Government & Politics 



Navid Sadoughianzadeh 

General Biology 



Ryan Joseph Salvador 

English 



Seth Efraim Salver 

Accounting 

Miluska Katherine Sanchez 

Physiology & Neurobiology 





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Jessica Paulette Sandhu 

Communication 



Magdalen Vallely Sangiolo 

History 



Brenda Lee Santana 

Family Science 



247 



"Wisdom 

outweighs 
any weaitii." 

opiiocies 







Ashlee Elizabeth Sasscer 



Samantha Anne Sawyer 

Mechanical Engineering 

Patrick John Sayre 

Physiology & Neurobiology & 
Chemistry 






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248 




Kristin Leigh Scherbarth 

English 



Evan Ahlers Schluederberg 

General Business 



Sarah Helen Schooley 

Communication 



Allison Jaye Schuiz 

Supply Chain Management 



Matthew Scott Schulzinger 

Ecology & Evolution 



Elizabeth Nicole Schwartz 

Marketing 



Justin Aaron Schwartz 

Fire Protection Engineering 



Michael David Schwartz 

Aerospace Engineering 

Natalie Erin Sears 

Elementary Education 



Thomas John Sebring 

Accounting & Finance 



Rebecca Selzer 

Physics 



Stacey Elizabeth Shade-Ware 

Theatre 



249 



Rafael Shamsiev 

Finance 



Beiyue Shao 

Chemistry 



Mollie Sarah Shapiro 

International Business 



Breanna D. Shaw 

Family Science 



Shirley Shekel 

Business 



Kira Elizabeth Sherman 

Communication 



Gilbert Floyd Shilts III 

Natural Resources Management 



Amanda Joy Shirazi 

Sociology 



Benjamin Erik Shore 

Business 



Meena Manijeh Shoyooee 

Communication & Psychology 



Aarisha Shrestha 

Physiology & Neurobiology 



liana Eva Shrier 

History & Jewish Studies 




250 




Rebecca A. Siegel 

Communication 



Darin L. Sills 

Economics 



Samuel Molofsky Silsbee 

Government & Politics 



Jessica Leanice Simpson 

General Biology & Public & 
Community Health 

Nadine liana Simpson 

Community Health Education 



Jo Ann Sims 

English 



Brett M. Skinner 

Mechanical Engineering 



Leina S. Slater 

Kinesiology & Pre-Medicine 



Benjamin Aaron Slivnick 

Journalism 



Jared Malik Smalley 

Marketing 



Bria Danielle Smith 

Computer Science 



Christopher Kyle Smith 

Fire Protection Engineering 



251 



Nicole L. Smith 

Theatre & English 



Terrell Avion Smith 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 

Marcus Ray Smothers 

Criminology & Criminal Justice & 
Government & Politics 



Katelyn M. Snider 

Broadcast Journalism 



Hannah Sohn 

Mathematics 



Ryan Sean Sorensen 

Mechanical Engineering 



Duane Joseph Soriano 

Environmental Science & Policy 



Nakeeta Sorzano 

English 



Geri Spear 

Public & Community Health 



Lauren Freda Spigel 

Public & Community Health 



Elliott H. Sprehn 

Computer Science 



Thomas Edward Stafford 

Electrical Engineering 




252 




Logan M. Stair 

Finance 



Ryan Anthony Stanberry 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Katie Leigh Staso 

Chemical Engineering 



Kelsey E. Stauff 

Biology Secondary Education 



Anna Elizabeth Stein 

Accounting 



Matthew Klug Stein 

Biology 



"Intellectual growth 

should commence at 

birth and cease only 

at death." 

~ Albert Einstein 



253 



Scott Brandon Sternberg 

Finance 



Jessica Marie Stevens 

Microbiology 



Laniece Stevens 

Sociology 



Stepiianie Yvonne Stevenson 

American Studies 



Chanta' Latrice Stewart 

Communication 



Crystel Stewart 

African American Studies 



Tinsley Janna Stokes 

Microbiology 



Bree Renee Stover 

Ciiemistry 



Gabriel iVIartin Strauss 

Economics 



Elizabeth Rae Striegel 

Public Health Policy 



Eric Stromfeld 

Finance 



Shauna Alana Stuart 

Broadcast Journalism & French 




254 



"When one door of 
happiness closes, 
another opens; but 

often we look so long 
at the closed door 
that we do not see 
the one which has 

been opened for us." 
~ Helen Keller 



255 



Cassandra Anne Stuper 

Marketing 



Eleni Louisa Stylianou 

Communication 



Julius T. Suku 

Kinesiology 



Gregg Mathew Sussman 

Journalism 



J Kyle Sweeney 

Communication 



Kathryn Ann Sylvester 

Government & Politics 



Christopher Michael Tabisz 

German & Linguistics 



Matthew Robert Tabisz 

Biology 



Stephanie Nicole Tallerico 

Public & Community Health 



Molly Jordan Tannen 

Finance & Supply Chain 
Management 

Kara L.Tarr 

Ecology & Evolution 



Justin Charles Taylor 

Chemical Engineering 




256 



"He who has a 

why to live for 

can bear almost 

any how." 

" Friedrlch 

Nietzsche 




Jennifer Ellen Tchai 

Psychology 

Narcisse BriceTedonzong 
Djiogap 

Mathematics 

Nanyie Chatoria Alicia 
Temlong 

Kinesiology & Family Science 

257 



Allison Klager Temple 

Hearing & Speech Sciences 



Swee Teo 

Accounting 



Andrei Teodosescu 

Piiysiology & Neurobiology 



Hilary KatherineTheis 

Studio Art 



Andrea Michelle Thomas 

Government & Politics 



Clyde Darren Thompson 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Jazmin Thompson 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Matthew Ericson Thompson 

Accounting & Economics 



Eboni ShirelleThorne 

Communication 



Amor NeillThupari 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Shelby Jordan Tibbs 

Government & Politics & 
Geography 

Steven Loren Tibbs 

Animal Sciences 





Tselote MesfinTilahun 

Physiology & Neurobiology 



Steven Carmine Tobia 

Psychology 



Amanda M.Topp 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Tanya Elizabeth Torres 

Public & Community Health 



Benjamin Francis Tousley 

Computer Engineering 



Brendan Charles Tracy 

American Studies & English 



Cynthia YaoTran 

Mathematics 



Dena HoaTran 

Physiology & Neurobiology 

KietT.Tran 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Annette LoraineTrejo 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 
Psychology 

Sarah Ashley Trlppe 

Supply Chain Management 



Elizabeth Troullos 

Italian 



259 



Aline Tsaju 

Accounting & Information Systems 



NadiaTunstall 

Criminoiogy & Criminal Justice 



Aja Nicole Turesko 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 




"We all live with the 
objective of being 

lives are 




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" Anne Frank 




Alexander Bernard Tuvin 

Accounting & Informational 
Business 



Amanda Nnenna Uduka 

Architecture 



Marissa Renee Ulman 

Accounting & Criminology & 
Criminal Justice 



Katherine E. Usher 

Family Science 



Carolyn Elizabeth Utrata 

Finance & Accounting 



Ana P.Valencia 

Dietetics 



Gregory William Vaienta 

Chemical Engineering 



David Michael Van Meter 

Sociology 



William Samuel Vaughn 

Computer Science 



Lisa Suzun Veenstra 

Art History 



Nicholas Michael Vega 

Finance & Accounting 



Katherine L.Vences 

Journalism & French 



261 



Rachel M. Viegas 

Psychology 



Christine Hog Villegas 

Physiology & Neurobiology 



Andrew Richard Vogel 

Mechanical Engineering 



Ashley N.Vowles 

Aerospace Engineering 



Anastasia Vvedenskaya 

Environmental Politics & Policy 



Madeline Ann Wachs 

Psychology 



Rachel Wachtel 

Communication 



Serena Marie Wade 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Terry Tremain Wallace 

Studio Art 



Wei Wang 

Accounting 



Alyssa Emily Warner 

Kinesiology 



Jamie Michael Warrick 

Kinesiology 




262 




Brooke Michelle Warrington 

English & Environmental Science 
& Policy 

David Samuel Warshawsky 

Aerospace Engineering 

Frank C. Washburn 

Accounting & International 
Business 



"Victory belongs 

to the most 

persevering." 

- Napoleon 

Bonaparte 



263 



Carlin Brianna Watkins 

English 



Millard James Watkins 

Japanese 



John Michael Watson 

Economics 




Savannah K.Weil 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Sarah StoddartWeIn 

Secondary English Education 



Christopher Michael Weiner 

Family Science 



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Matthew Stewart Wemmer 

History 



Sarah Rebecca Wenzel 

Physical Education 



Timothy Stephen Werwath 

Sociology 



Natasha Lynn Wetzel 

Family Science 



Bernard Aloysius White 

Finance 



Lauren Angela White 

Broadcast Journalism 





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Brittany Nichole Whiteford 

Communication 



Brian Edward Whitney 

l-iistory 



Megan Frances Wickless 

Art l-li story 



Shane Matthew Wieman 

Environmental Science & Policy: 
Biodiversity 

Maria-Del-Mar E.M Wikkeling 

Spanish & Business & 
Concentration in Dance & Voice 

Jade Larin Williams 

Physical Sciences 




Jody Marissa Williams 

English 



Marvin A.Williams 

Kinesiology 



Stephanie Jayne Williams 

Kinesiology 



Alison Black Willman 

Finance 



Courtney Snyder Willoughby 

Operations Management & 
Chinese 



Brianna Teresa Wilson 

English 



265 



"Have no fear of 

perfection - you'll 

never reach It." 

- Salvador Dall 



Lyndsey Erinn Wilson 

Kinesiology 



lia S.Wilson 

Kinesiology 



Tyana La'Shae Wilson 

Sociology 



Emily Gale Winchatz 

Government & Politics & 
Philosophy 

Alexandre R.Wing 

Kinesiology 



Daniel Francis Winterroth 

Communication 




266 




Jesse Lynn Wolfe 

Architecture 



Jasmyne J' Nai Womack 

English & Communication 



Justin Wood 

Studio Art 



Vinelle Elizabeth Woodley 

Kinesiology 



Derrick Paul Wrieden 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Monet Antonece Wright 

Studio Art & Communication 



Sameisha Marola Wright 

Economics 



QingTan Wu 

Logistics. Transportation & 
Supply Chain Management 

Qing Zun Wu 

Finance & International Business 



Terry Wu 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Rexanah PhilippaWyse 

Criminology & Criminal Justice 



Jennifer Marie Yaguez 

Dietetics 



267 



Sara Elizabeth Yamrus 

Operations Management & 

Logistics, Transportation & Supply 

Chain Management 

Cheryl Yan 

Accounting 

Ananta Venkatasomayajulu 
Yanamandra 

Biology 



Kyusun Yang 

Physiology & Neurobiology 



Semme Melaku Yilma 

Civil Engineering 



Justin ChanwooYoo 

Electrical Engineering 



Marlam NoraYounes 

Japanese 



Justin K.Young 

Sociology 



Megan Beth Young 

General Biology 



Imran ShaheerYousaf 

Physiology & Neurobiology 



JieYu 

Studio Art 



Rebecca Yu 

French 




"Do not spoil what 

you have by 

desiring what you 

have not; 

remember that 

what you now have 

was once among 

the things you oniy 

hoped for." 

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Aerospace Engineering 



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• Pluto demoted to 
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• Royal Thai Army 

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• Recall on spinach 
because of E. coli 


• Google buys out 

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• Cardinals win the 

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• Democrats take 
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• Gerald Ford dies 

• Saddam Hussein 

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• Bulgaria and 
Romania join the 
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• Apple introduces 
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troops into 
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College freshmen were not the only ones experiencing a monumental change at the be- 
ginning of the 2006-2007 school year. In fact, the entire solar system mourned the loss of Pluto 
when scientists demoted it to a "dwarf planet" on Aug. 24. 

September brought more sad news when "The Crocodile Hunter," Steve Irwin, 44, died 
after a stingray pierced his heart Sept. 3. In other international news, Bangkok declared a state 
of emergency when members of the Royal Thai Army staged a coup. Back home, a recall on 
spinach was instituted after E.co// killed two Americans and poisoned more than 100. Celebrity 
news announced the birth of Britney Spears's second child mid-September. At the University 
of Maryland, the rock bands Cartel and Warehouse performed for students, and university 
President Dan Mote inspired students with his goal of improving the school's reputation in all 
areas. 

In October, North Korea claimed to have conducted its first nuclear bomb testing, while 
leaders officially declared the Islamic State of Iraq. Just before its second birthday, the popu- 
lar video-sharing website YouTube was bought out by Google for $1.65 billion. The St. Louis 
Cardinals won the World Series, but baseball suffered the loss of New York Yankees' pitcher 
Cory Lidle after he died in a plane crash. Rock bands Dashboard Confessional and Brand New 
headlined the university's Fall Concert on Nov. 18, while Spike Lee spoke with students about 
a week later. On the 19th, comedian Wayne Brady performed at the university's Homecoming 
Comedy Show. In national news. Democrats took over both houses of Congress after midterm 
elections in early November. Internationally, an Iraqi Special Tribunal sentenced former dictator 
Saddam Hussein to death by hanging, while Iran and Syria called for a peace conference and 
publicly recognized the new Iraqi government. 

The last month of 2006 brought an end to an era as Saddam Hussein was executed in 
Iraq on Dec. 30. In national news, former U.S. president Gerald Ford, 93, died, and NASA an- 
nounced plans to build a base on the Moon. In Orlando, the Terps defeated Purdue, 24-7, at the 
Champs Sports Bowl on Christmas Day. 

January meant the beginning of a new year and a new outlook for Bulgaria and Romania 
when they joined the European Union on New Year's Day. Oprah Winfrey started the year off 
right by opening her Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa on Jan. 2. Nancy Pelosi be- 
came the first female Speaker of the House, and Apple introduced its much-anticipated iPhone 
at the beginning of the year. In campus news, officials discussed off-campus housing options 
for transfer students due to the increasing housing crunch. 

In February, an Oscar party at the Student Union celebrated The Departed as Best Pic- 
ture of the Year. At Super Bowl XLI, the Indianapolis Colts beat the Chicago Bears, 29-1 7. Sen. 
Barack Obama announced he would be running for president in 2008 during this month, and 
actress Anna Nicole Smith died at the age of 39. 

March marked the launch of a $1 .5 billion research program to study the North and South 
Poles in Paris. On March 22, NATO sent troops into Afghanistan. Also this month, Forbes re- 
leased the annual billionaire's list and announced that 60 percent of these successes were self- 
made. At Maryland, students protested sweatshops rumored to make university clothing, while 
MTV's Real l/l/br/d star Aneesa Ferreira visited in hopes of raising multicultural awareness. 

Sadness struck the hearts of people across the nation, and put fear in students' minds in 
April, when a shooting rampage at Virginia Tech resulted in 33 deaths. In the same month, Don 
Imus was fired from CBS for racist comments regarding the Rutgers women's basketball team. 
Closer to home, former student Daniel Murray was sentenced to almost 40 years in prison for 
killing a fellow student two years earlier. 

In May, Andrew Friedson was sworn in as SGA President for the 2007-08 school year 
and The Ail-American Rejects headlined at the annual Art Attack concert. On May 4, heiress 
Paris Hilton was sentenced to 45 days in jail for violating the terms of her probation. In world 
news, the United Nations declared 2007 "The Year of Languages," and the United States pub- 
licly recognized Russia as a superpower again. 




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Another school year began with a bang when Russia introduced a non-nuclear weapon 
unofficially dubbed the "Father of All Bombs" in early September. Actor and funny-guy Owen 
Wilson shocked the nation with his suicide attempt early in the school year. At the university, a 
hate crime rattled the nerves of students and faculty alike, when a noose was hung outside the 
Nyumburu Cultural Center on Sept. 6. Later in the month, bands Cute is What We Aim For and 
Cobra Starship performed for students in the Grand Ballroom. 

October was the end of convenience for university students— it marked the closing of 
Wawa, a convenience shop with late hours that served hundreds of students each night. Stu- 
dents took part in the national Clothesline Project on Oct. 15, hanging T-shirts in an effort to 
empower victims of sexual abuse. On a larger scale, an 844-pound shark was captured off the 
Florida coast this month. Also, track and field star Marion Jones gave up her five Olympic med- 
als after admitting to using illegal performance-enhancing drugs. 

Attempts at peace and extreme natural disaster dominated the news for November. Cy- 
clone Sidr killed 3,500 people in Bangladesh on Nov. 15, leaving thousands more injured and 
homeless. Also this month, the Annapolis Conference tried to settle the Arab-Israeli conflict in 
Annapolis on Nov. 27. In national news, the Writers' Guild of America went on strike early in the 
month, forcing the nation to watch re-runs for quite a while. To provide students with relief. Third 
Eye Blind played in Ritchie Coliseum on Nov. 19, and comedian Daniel Tosh performed in the 
Grand Ballroom on Nov. 27. 

In December, TIME Magazine named Russian President Vladimir Putin "Person of the 
Year." While his reputation improved, 89 major league baseball players were shot down when 
Sen. George Mitchell released a report accusing them of steroid use. In entertainment news, 
Dennis Quaid's newborn twins narrowly escaped death after hospital nurses injected them with 
1 ,000 times the recommended dosage of a blood thinner. In College Park, the much-anticipated 
Thirsty Turtle opened its doors Dec. 5. 

January started the New Year off with heartbreak when actor Heath Ledger, 28, died 
from an accidental overdose. Ledger starred in movies like Brokeback Mountain and 10 Things 
I Hate About You. In Baghdad, a suicide bomber killed 25 people on the first day of the year. 
Back at home, university officials more seriously discussed the idea of a Purple Line connection 
to the Metro system that would go through the campus. 

In February, Fidel Castro announced his resignation as president of Cuba; his brother, 
Raul Castro, replaced him. Much of the world experienced a total lunar eclipse Feb. 20. In 
sports news, the New York Giants won the Super Bowl XLII against the previously undefeated 
New England Patriots. University students enjoyed visits from musician Ingrid Michaelson and 
the founder of PostSecret, Frank Warren, this month. 

March began with intense Israeli air strikes over the Gaza Strip. More explosions made 
the news March 19 when an exploding star on the opposite side of the universe was marked 
as the furthest object visible to the naked eye. On March 13, local bar and restaurant Santa Fe 
Cafe was granted permission to allow underage visitors into the bar through a ticket system. 
Also in local news, the Delta Tau Delta fraternity was disbanded after hazing photos were pub- 
lished. 

Rising food and gas prices that began in March persisted through April, causing strife for 
many Third World countries. In the United States, the average national gas price exceeded $4 
per gallon, encouraging consumers to look for more eco-friendly methods of transportation. Eye 
surgeons made a major scientific advancement April 22 when they implanted bionic eyes in two 
blind patients. At the university. Gym Class Heroes performed for students April 23. 

Tragically, on May 3, Cyclone Nargis hit Burma (Myanmar) and killed over 133,000 peo- 
ple. It was declared the deadliest natural disaster since the tsunami of 2004. On a lighter note, 
President George Bush's daughter, Jenna, married Henry Chase Hager on May 10. Also this 
month, musical artist Wyclef Jean headlined at the university's annual Art Attack concert May 
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The 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, Cinina, ended just before school started, but with 
superstars like Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt, it would be an injustice not to mention them. 
In other news, John McCain announced Sarah Palin as his running mate, making her the first 
female running for vice president. 

The Silver Line was added to the DOTS nighttime bus service and the CRS eliminated 
fees for group exercise classes. The university also handed out free iPhones and iTouches in a 
pilot program designed to explore connections between learning and technology. Off-campus, 
political crisis in Thailand forced Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej to declare a state of emer- 
gency. The U.S. government also took control of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie 
Mac. 

The United States announced a global financial crisis Oct. 3 and President George W. 
Bush signed the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act. The university lost about $63 million in 
endowments this past year due to the economic crisis. The world banned together through sci- 
ence when the Large Hadron Collider, a collaboration of over 10,000 scientists and engineers 
from over 100 countries, was officially inaugurated Oct. 21. The university Homecoming Com- 
edy Show featured comedian Lewis Black. 

November was a month of change. Sen. Barack Obama was elected the first African- 
American president Nov. 4. A series of terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India, killed 195 people 
between Nov. 26 and 29. In university news, Project Runway mentor Tim Gunn visited with 
students Nov. 13. 

As students geared up for exams and prepared for break, Lupe Fiasco performed in 
Ritchie Coliseum on Dec. 5. In world news, Israel initiated air strikes on the Gaza Strip once 
again. Bangladesh held general elections after two years of rioting and political unrest. On Dec. 
31 , an extra second was added to the year as a "leap second." 

January brought a new year and a new family to the White House, as President Barack 
Obama was inaugurated Jan. 20. He immediately got to work appointing his Cabinet, announc- 
ing Hillary Clinton as Secretary of State and signing documents that would shut down secret 
CIA-operated prisons and detention camps, including Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba. Also in 
the U.S., a miracle happened Jan. 15 when pilot Chesley Sullenberger successfully landed US 
Airways Flight 1549 on the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 passengers. 

February welcomed the world's first openly gay head of government when Johanna Sig- 
urdardottir was elected Prime Minister of Iceland. Iran launched its own satellite named "Omid" 
on Feb. 2. Russian and American satellites collided, creating a large amount of debris. Locally, 
the university was ranked number 19 for "Globe's Most Cybersavvy Universities." 

The university added fiber connectivity to the Hornbake Media Studio on March 2. The 
failing economy was an international media story this year that hit close to home when the 
university launched the "Keep Me Maryland" initiative March 12 to help keep students enrolled 
despite financial difficulties. Also, a flash flood combined with the Situ Gintung dam's failure led 
to the deaths of at least 99 people in Indonesia. 

In April, swine flu became a global concern when the United States declared a public 
health emergency. On April 8, Somali pirates hijacked an American ship and took the captain 
hostage for four days. The gay rights movement saw a boost this month nationally and around 
the world when both Sweden and Vermont legalized same-sex marriage. Back at home, Chef 
Duff from the show Ace of Cakes visited campus April 1 , while comedian/actor Zach Galifiana- 
kis performed standup April 27. 

Rapper Ludacris headlined the university's Art Attack XXVI on May 1 . President Obama 
appointed Sonia Sotomayor to Supreme Court on May 26, making her the first Hispanic justice 
to serve. Car companies Chrysler and General Motors faced hardships in the middle of the 
month when it was announced that both companies would be making significant franchise cut- 
backs. On May 19, scientists unveiled the 47-million-year-old fossilized remains of the oldest 
discovered human ancestor, "Ida." 









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wounded in Fort 

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died, but by the time September rolled around and school was back in session, students were 
prepared to get back into the swing of things. President Obama addressed millions of school 
age Americans in an online broadcast Sept. 8, despite controversy over his political agenda in 
the speech. Later in September, the G-20 Pittsburgh Summit gathered world leaders to discuss 
the economic crisis. Natural disasters struck late in the month when an earthquake killed 115 in 
Samoa and another killed 700 in Indonesia just one day later. 

October held exciting news for Brazil when it was announced that Rio de Janeiro won the 
bid for the 2016 Olympic Games, beating out Chicago, Tokyo and Madrid. However, sad news 
came to the U.S. when 14 Americans were killed in an Afghanistan helicopter crash Oct. 26. In 
Maryland, a state law was passed banning text messaging while driving. In an effort to avoid a 
flu pandemic, the university carried out a mass vaccination drill mid-month. 

Tragedy struck the nation in November when 1 3 were killed and another 30 were wound- 
ed after a shooting at the Fort Hood military base in Texas. Washington, D.C., sniper John Allen 
Muhammad was executed in Virginia on Nov. 10. In lighter news, the New York Yankees won 
the World Series in early November and the University of Maryland announced its new effort to 
preserve the 400 reels of football game footage that are experiencing chemical breakdown. 

A December snowstorm forced the university to shut down, canceling December gradu- 
ation festivities and the last day of finals. For students some finals were postponed until next 
semester; most were canceled. In national news, President Barack Obama announced Dec. 2 
that he would be sending 30,000 more troops to Afghanistan, and the U.S. Senate passed the 
health care reform bill Dec. 24. 

Haiti suffered an awful disaster Jan. 12 when a 7.0-magnitude earthquake rocked the 
small nation, estimated to be one of the deadliest natural catastrophes. A star-studded telethon, 
"Hope for Haiti," raised $58 million for Haiti relief efforts. Also this month, a terrorist attack in 
Baghdad killed at least 36 people. In national news, Massachusetts replaced the late Sen. Ted 
Kennedy's seat with Republican Scott Brown. With such remarkable events the first few weeks, 
this semester will no doubt prove to be an interesting one for university students. 




A major blizzard hit Feb. 4 and 5, dropping more than two feet of snow on the area. Some media 
sources referred to the storm as "Snowmageddon" or "Snowpocalypse." Another big blizzard hit 

Feb. 9 and 10. School was closed for days. 



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Cross Country- pg 2S7 
Field Hockey: pg.2gS'2S9 
Football; f3 290-291 
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Softball: pg. 295 

Soccer pg. 296 

Swimming and Piving: pg. 297 

Tennis: 

Track and Field: pg. 299 

Volleyball: pg. 500 

Waterpolo:pg.501 



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"Champions keep playing until they get 

it right." 
- Billie Jean King 




"You can't put a limit on anything. The 

more you dream, the farther you get." 

- Michael Phelps 



Baseball 



The 2010 season marks the beginning of a new era for the 
Terrapin baseball program, as Terry Rupp resigned as the Terps' 
coach after the 2009 season, effectively ending a nine-year run 
behind the wheel. Erik Bakich, a former assistant coach at Van- 
derbilt University, has replaced him. Bakich is known throughout 
college baseball as an excellent recruiter, a talent that might help 
turn around a fledgling Terp program. 

Bakich is striving to transform the Terps into a team capable 
of contending with ACC powers, such as North Carolina, Virginia, 
Clemson, Georgia Tech and Florida State. 

Entering the 2010 season, the Terps don't appear ready to 
contend for an ACC title just yet. They do, however, return most of 
their pitching staff, despite losing Scott Swinson to the Baltimore 
Orioles. Their staff will include juniors RHP Brett Harman and LHP 
Eric Potter and sophomore LHP Matt Fullerton, all of whom saw 
plenty of weekend appearances last season, albeit with mixed re- 
sults. 

The Terps will have to make do with the loss of third baseman 
Mike Murphy, who graduated in the spring after leading the Terps' 
offense last season. Senior Mike Rozak will help pace the Terps 
offensively, alongside sophomores Matt Murakami and Tyler Ben- 
nett, who also return after strong second halves to the 2009 sea- 
son. 

It remains to be seen what shape the Terps will take during 
this transition year between coaches, but Bakich 's recruiting skills 
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The Terrapin men's basketball team entered the 2009-2010 season with high 
expectations. After losing only one contributor from last season's NCAA tournament 
team in Dave Neal, the Terps entered the season at No. 26 in the nation. Led by 
the play of senior captains Greivis Vasquez, Eric Hayes and Landon Milbourne, the 
Terps climbed as high as No. 21 in the polls before falling to Cincinnati and Wiscon- 
sin in November's Maui Invitational. The Terps also dropped a game to powerhouse 
Villanova in the BB&T Classic in Washington D.C., despite a very strong effort. 

Vasquez and Milbourne have been the Terps' most consistent scorers in the first 
half of the season, averaging 17.9 and 14.8 points per game, respectively, through 
the team's first 1 8 contests. 

Coach Gary Williams entered his 21st season at the helm for the Terps, who 
have seen remarkable improvement from sophomore guard Sean Mosiey, whose 
newfound scoring touch has helped the Terps to a 3-1 start in the ACC. Mosiey is 
averaging 12.6 points per game in the early season. 

2009 has also seen the arrival and emergence of freshman Jordan Williams, 
who has appeared in every game of the young season and leads the Terps with 7.9 
rebounds per game through the first 18 games. 

While the Terps suffered an early hiccup with a home loss against William & 
Mary on Dec. 30, they have been playing much more consistently in the new year. 
With a nice home win against a well-respected Florida State team Jan. 10 and a 
blowout victory over a surprisingly strong N.C. State squad, the Terps look poised to 
make a run at this season's wide open ACC. Time will tell how the Terps fare against 
the upper echelon of the conference, with late season showdowns against Duke, 
^Georgia Tech and Clemson. 



Women's Basketball 

The 2009-2010 Terrapin women's basketball team came into the season with 
the undesirable task of trying to replace Ail-Americans Marissa Coleman and Kristi 
Toliver. The Terps are remarkably young, with guard Lori Bjork, a transfer from Illi- 
nois, the only senior on the active roster. 

Sophomore center Lynetta Kizer is the only returning starter from last season's 
Elite Eight squad and has led the Terps through their first 20 games, averaging 12 
points and 7.6 rebounds per game. Freshman fon^/ard Diandra Tchatchouang, a 
native of France, has shined in her first season, leading the team thus far with 13.3 
points per game. 

Generally, the Terps' inexperience has led to a less consistent team than Terps 
fans have grown accustomed to. Bjork, who is the only upperclassmen player with 
a reputation, is a sharpshooter from beyond the arc, but the Terps have seen some 
sloppy games slip from their grasp, particularly on the road, where they have had big 
losses to Mississippi State and Towson. 

However, the Terps have had some bright spots early in the season, most no- 
tably their 61 -60 win away from the Comcast Center against a top-20 Virginia squad. 
They also fell just short of upsetting No. 6 Duke at home, 58-57. 

Freshman Dara Taylor has showed much promise in the early year, handling 
the ball as the Terps' point guard. She had her best game of the season against Vir- 
ginia, where she recorded 10 points and 11 assists; her speed and athleticism have 
been noticeable throughout her first season. 

The Terps will also look for continued contributions from guards Anjale Barrett 
and Kim Rodgers and forward Tianna Hawkins as the season moves fonward. 

Storied coach Brenda Frese's squad appears to be able to play with any team 
in the ACC, which is encouraging both for this season and for the young squad's 
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The Terrapin competitive cheer squad entered the 2009-201 
season with confidence, returning a strong group of veterans, in- 
cluding seven seniors. They also incorporated a promising group 
of nine freshmen. 

The Terps performed well in their first three competitions 
of the season, putting forth a new routine this season in the All 
Capital Unlimited Championship, the Jamfest Jumpin' Jam and 
the Chick-fil-A Charm City Dress Rehearsal. Led by co-captains 
Joanna Venezia and Lauren Louis, the Terps were praised for 
the difficulty of their routine and earned "Most Entertaining" at the 
Jamfest. 

Coach Jarnell Bonds will lead the Terps into the second half 
of the season, where they hope to perform well in preparation for 
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Cross Country 

The Terrapin men and women's cross country teams followed 
very similar paths this season, each finishing in seventh place at 
the ACC Championships in Gary, N.C. In addition, each team was 
highlighted by one excellent runner, with Alex Lundy leading the 
men and Kristin Reed leading the women's team. 

Lundy narrowly missed being named AII-ACC, when he 
missed a 14th place finish by coming in 17th. Reed finished in 
27th place in a strong women's field. 

The men's program, under the guidance of coach Andrew 
Valmon, had their best outing in the season opener, winning the 
UMES Lid-Lifter Invitational. Lundy, a junior, won the race, while 
Greg Kelsey and Kyle Gaffney finished in second and fourth place, 
respectively. The men's team went on to place second in the Wolf- 
pack Invitational and the Great American XC Festival, both held 
in Gary, N.G. Lundy won the Great American and came in eighth 
at the Wolfpack, while Kelsey earned a second place finish at the 
Wolfpack. 

Oddly enough, the women's team placed the same as the 
men's in all six races, placing first in the UMES and second in 
the Wolfpack and the Great American. With Valmon also leading 
the women's program, the women started off the year right, with 
Reed taking the individual title at the UMES and Julie Fricke, Erin 
Matyus and Ashley Campbell placing 3-5. Reed also placed first 
in the Wolfpack, with Lindsay Ritchings clocking in at sixth. 

Lundy was the lone Terp to qualify for the NCAA Nationals, 
where he finished 88th. Lundy will be back for another season to 
lead the men's team, while the women will be in search of a new 
leader with the graduation of Reed. 



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As defending national champions, the 2009 Terrapin field 
hockey team did not suffer so much as a hiccup until their final 
game. Following a perfect 1 8-0 regular season, the Terps went on 
to win the ACC tournament and reach the NCAA championship 
game, where they lost a heartbreaker to ACC foe North Carolina, 
3-2. 

The Terps enjoyed their first undefeated season in coach 
Missy Meharg's 22nd season, appearing in their eighth champi- 
onship game under her guidance. Junior forward and captain Ka- 
tie O'Donnell, a first team All-American who was named national 
player of the year and offensive player of the year, led the Terps. 
O'Donnell's fellow captains were senior midfielder Brianna Da- 
vies and first team All-American senior goalkeeper Alicia Grater. 

The Terps' most exciting win came Oct. 7, when they took 
down then-No. 5 Princeton 3-2 in overtime after trailing 2-1 at 
halftime. Senior forward Nicole Muracco, a second team All- 
American and the program's all-time 
scoring leader, scored the overtime '\ """ 
goal to lead the Terps to victory. T 

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two national championships. 

O'Donnell will return, and while 
she will be joined by plenty of talented 
players, including freshman midfield- 
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theless have a difficult time repeating 
one of the best seasons in field hock- 
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doming "into the 2009 season, many believed tiiat tinis would be a 
rebuilding year for the Terrapin football team. The Terps lost 30 players to 
graduation following the 2008 season— the biggest senior class in coach 
Ralph' Friedgen's nine-year career. This year's squad had just 14 seniors, 
the fewest in Friedgen's tenure, and the team's lack of experience likely 
contributed to its 2-1 season— the team's worst winning percentage since 
1967. 

The Terps put forth their best performance of the season in a 24-21 
upset victory over Clemson at Byrd Stadium on Oct. 3. The Tigers, who 
provided Friedgen's troops with their only victory against an FBS oppo- 
nent, went on to win the ACC Atlantic Division. The Terps' other victory 
came Sept. 12, when they emerged victorious in an entertaining overtime 
game against James Madison at Byrd Stadium. 

The 2009 season was marred by injuries, most notably running back 
Da'Rel Scott and cornerback Nolan Carroll. Carroll, believed to be the 
team's best defensive player, went down for the year in the win against 
James Madison. Scott was banged up for much of the season, and either 
missed or saw limited carries in seven of the Terps' games. 

The Terps will now bid farewell to senior quarterback Chris Turner, 
who has been under center since his sophomore season in 2007. Turner 
is second in the school's history in passing yards, passing attempts and 
completions and ranks fourth in passing touchdowns. Turner led the team 
to a 12-18 record in his three years as a starter. It appears that speedy 
sophomore Jamarr Robinson will take over for Turner next season. 

The Terps will also lose junior offensive tackle Bruce Campbell to the 
NFL Draft. At 6'7" and 310 pounds, Scout.com ranked Campbell as the 
sixth best prospect at his position. 

Junior linebacker Alex Wujciak had another great year as the an- 
chor of the Terps defense, compiling 122 tackles, good for second in the 
Atlantic Coast Conference and 14th in the country. The Terps will also re- 
turn sophomore wide receiver Torrey Smith, their most explosive offensive 
weapon who also led the nation in kick return yards, and junior running 
back Scott, who was first team AII-ACC in 2008. 

I- The good news for Terps fans is that the 201 squad will be led by 23 
returning seniors, as well as experienced underclassmen such as Smith 
and sophomore defensive back Kenny Tate. After a disappointing season 
in which they failed to reach a bowl game for the first time since 2004, the 
Terps have the potential to present an explosive team in 2010. 



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Men 



Coach Tom Hanna and the Terrapin men's golf team enjoyed some suc- 
cesses througfiout their fall 2009 season. Led by junior Andrew Kay, the Terps 
participated in five toumaments in the fall, including the Maryland Intercolle- 
giate, vvhich the Terps hosted in Columbia. 

Sophomores John Popeck and Sean Brannan led the Terps to a sixth 
place finish in the 15-team Maryland Intercollegiate, finishing in 11th and 14th 
place, respectively. 

Kay had the best individual performance of the fall, finishing in fifth place 
in the well-respected Firestone Invitational on Oct. 13. Kay also tied for 17th 
place in the Oct. 20 Memphis Intercollegiate, where the Terps finished in 1 0th 
place out of a tough 16-team field. 

Junior Tom Hanna III and sophomore Joey Rice have also performed well 
for ttie Terps, whose spring season begins March 1 at the College of Charles- 
ton Shootout. They will also participate in the River Landing Intercollegiate in 
Wallace, N.C., and the Wolfpack Intercollegiate in Raleigh, N.C., before the 
ACC Championship in late April. The season will wrap up when the Terps travel 
to Charlottesville, Va., on May 1 to participate in the Cavalier Classic. 



Women 



After a tough start at Charleston's September Cougar Classic, where the 
Terrapin women's golf team finished in ninth place, the squad had a very suc- 
cessful fall season. Highlighted by a first place finish in the 1 5-team Spider Invi- 
tational in mid-Octot)er, the Terps placed in the top five in three of their five fall 
toumaments. Keni Connolly paced the Terps in the Spider Invitational, finishing 
third overall. 

Jessica Hollandsworth provided the best individual effort for the Terps in 
tiie fall, placing first individually at the last toumament of the fall season, the 
Palmetto Intercollegiate in Kiawah Island, S.C. Hollandsworth helped propel 
the Terps to a fifth-place finish. She also placed sixth overall in both the Spider 
Invitational and Greenville, N.C.'s Lady Pirate Intercollegiate. 

Connolly performed well throughout the fall, also finishing 11th overall in 
the Cardinal Cup in Simpsonville, Ky. Freshman Christine Shimel was also a 
solid contritMJtor, placing 10th at the Spider Invitational and 15th in the Cardinal 
Cup. 

The squad, under the guidance of 11th year coach Jason Rodenhaver, 
will participate in five toumaments in the spring season, including the season's 
pinnacle, Greensboro, N.C.'s ACC Championship. 



Gymnastics 



''Champions aren't made in the gyms. 

Champions are made from something 

they have deep inside them--a desire, a 

dream, a vision." 
- IVIuhammad Ali 



The 201 Terrapin gymnastics team started the season 
with a big change when six-year assistant coach Brett Nel- 
ligan took over for his father, Bob, who had been behind 
the wheel of the Terps for over 30 years. Nelligan entered 
the season with a very experienced squad, returning 11 let- 
terwinners and six seniors. The Terps also welcomed five 
new competitors, including freshman Kesley Cofsky, who 
was impressive in the first two meets, earning Rookie of the 
Week honors in her first week. 

Junior Abigail Adams looks to continue to perform well 
after earning All-EAGL honors and being named co-MVP 
of the Terps last season. Senior Michele Brenner, who was 
All-EAGL in the floor exercise last season, also looks to 
help pace the Terps. 

The Terps will likely be chasing EAGL foe N.C. State, 
whom they fell to early in the season, in hopes of a confer- 
ence championship, along with EAGL rival West Virginia. 
The Terps are definitely solid, but it remains to be seen just 
how successful they will be. 



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After an up-and-down 2009 season in which the Terrapin men's lacrosse team ranked No. 
11 post-Sfeason, coach Dave Cottle enters his ninth year on the Terps' sideline with a team that 
appears solid enough to do some damage in the 2010 campaign. 

Inside Lacrosse magazine lists the Terps as having the most dangerous attack group in the 
nation coming into the season, as the team returns senior Will Yeatman, juniors Grant Catalino, 
Ryan Young and Travis Reed and sophomore Joe Cummings up front. With Reed selected as a 
pre-season Third Team Ail-American and Catalino as an Honorable Mention for the honor, the 
group will return a year older and more experienced in their quest to regain their status as one of 
the nation's most dominant teams. 

Pre-season AII-ACC and All-American Honorable Mention Brian Phipps will be between the 
pipes for the Terps, providing the team with experience and confidence at the game's most stressful 
position. The team enters the 2010 campaign ranked No. 8 pre-season by Lacrosse Magazine. 

This year's schedule is highlighted by a Feb. 12 trip to face-off with defending champions 
No. 2 Syracuse, as well as showdowns with powerhouses: No. 1 Duke and No. 5 Johns Hopkins 
at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. The Terps will also welcome rivals No. 3 Virginia and No. 13 
Navy to campus on back-to-back weekends in early April. 

The Terps hope to erase such losses as last year's March loss to Maryland - Baltimore 
County. Instead they will focus on winning tougher games, which they were unable to do in an 
overtime loss last season at Virginia or during a 10-9 defeat at the hands of Johns Hopkins. With 
the Terps' experience in 2010, games like these may go differently and help the squad succeed 
down the stretch. 






The Terrapin women's lacrosse team looks prepared for another serious run at a national 
championship in 2010. A Final Four squad last season, whose only loss came at the hands of 
North Carolina in the national semifinals, coach Cathy Reese's Terps are nationally ranked at No. 
2 in Lacrosse Magazine's pre-season poll. They fall behind Northwestern, the defending national 
champion. 

The Terps' defense of their 2009 ACC crown will center on the play of their four captains: 
Caitlyn McFadden, Amanda Spinnenweber, Karissa Taylor and Sarah Mollison. This will be the 
third year with McFadden, Spinnenweber and Taylor captaining the squad, while Mollison is a re- 
turning All-American at attack. McFadden and Taylor are also All-Americans, and McFadden was 
named Lacrosse Magazine's pre-season player of the year. 

Senior Katie Gallagher will secure the defensive end with Taylor, helping to keep shots away 
from sophomores Mary Jordan and Brittany Dipper, who return after splitting time in the net last 
season. 

The Terps have a daunting schedule in 2010, with 10 of their 17 regular season games 
coming against teams ranked in the top 20 pre-season. Their toughest tests will be April 2, when 
they travel to No. 4 Pennsylvania, and April 10, when they travel to Chapel Hill, N.C., to face-off 
with North Carolina in a rematch of last season's national semifinal. 

The Terps certainly have the talent to make a lot of noise this season, and might be the team 
to take down Northwestern, who has won five consecutive national championships. 



Softball 



Coach Laura Watten and the 2010 Terrapin softball squad 
are looking to build off of a solid 2009 campaign and move on to 
bigger and better things. 

The Terps return 12 players from last season's 29-26 team, 
while bringing eight new freshmen into the mix. Pitcher/utility ju- 
nior Kerry Hickey returns to the Terps after leading the team with 
a 2.48 ERA last season, and hitting .279 with two home runs and 
14 RBI. Hickey was named to last season's Division I All-Region 
team. Senior shortstop Alex Schultz also returns to the Terps, 
coming off of a solid season where she averaged .237. 

The Terps' non-conference schedule is highlighted by five 
tournaments: the Florida Atlantic Tournament, the NFCA Leadoff 
Classic, the Maryland Round Robin, the Florida Rebel Games 
and the University of South Florida Tournament. In total, the Terps 
will face off against nine teams that reached the NCAA tourna- 
ment last season, including a solid Georgia Tech squad, whom 
the Terps will face in March. 

The Terps will also welcome the return of sophomore out- 
fielder Vangie Galindo, whose .304 batting average last season 
made her second on the team. Galindo also led the 2009 Terps 
with 13 stolen bases. 

The Terps have a nice mix of youth and experience for 2010, 
a combination that could help them build on 2009's winning sea- 
son to gain a NCAA tournament bid. 



"Sweat plus sacrifice equals 

success." 
- Charlie Finlev 




Soccer 



I the season, the 2009 Terrapin men's soccer team attempted to defend their 2008 national title. Led by 
coach Sasho Cirovski, the Terps were able to overcome adversity to achieve a 1 2-4-1 regular season record and fight their 
way back to the NCAA quarterfinals, where they fell short to ACC rival Virginia. 

The Terps were held back by injury for much of the season, losing senior midfielder Doug Rodkey for the entire 
season. Rodkey jDroke a bone in his foot in a September upset over North Carolina, who was No. 2 in the nation at the 
time. 

The Terps also lost sophomore Casey Townsend for seven games after Townsend injured his ankle in a game 
against N.C. State on Sept. 19. Despite his missed time, he accumulated six goals, making him second on the team in 
goals. With 13 points, he also tied with senior Drew Yates for second in points. Jason Herrick led the team in both catego- 
ries, compiling nine goals and 19 points. 

Injuries played into the Terps' inconsistencies throughout the season. They were abJe to record big wins, such as 
their triumph over the Tar Heels or a 7-0 dismantling of Duquesne, but still fell to lesser opponents like George Mason. 
The Terps were able to persevere, however. Following a 1-0 loss to Virginia in the first round of the ACC tournament, they 
entered the NCAA Tournament unseeded for the first time since 2001 . 

The Terps' lack of consistency didn't have a significant effect in the early rounds of the tournament, as they pre- 
vailed over Loyola (MD), Penn State and Harvard due to timely scoring and solid goalkeeping from Zac MacMath. But the 
road ended a game short of the College Cup after the Terps lost to Virginia, 3-0. The Cavaliers had the Terps numbered 
this season, as the Terps went 0-2-1 against the rival while being knocked out of both the ACC and NCAA tournaments. 

While this was only the third time in eight seasons that the Terps failed to reach the College Cup— soccer's version 
of the Final Four— the Terps look strong coming into 2010, with nine of their 2009 opening day starters returning. 
Not only did 2009 mark the first time that the Terrapin women's soccer team reached the NCAA tournament in coach Brian 
Pensky's five-year tenure, but it also marked their fourth-ever trip to the Sweet 1 6. 

Meanwhile, the women's team, led by senior goalkeeper Mary Casey and sophomore forward Jasmyne Spencer, 
finished the regular season with a 12-4-2 record, going 4-4-2 against ACC opponents. 
Casey recorded clean sheets in her first two career post-season games, shutting out 
Monmouth, 4-0, and Washington State, 1-0, at Ludwig Field. . I.^y' \ ••*'*' I' ' 

Casey was rewarded for her solid play when she was drafted by the Los Ange- *^ff i . m. 

les Sol in the fourth round of the Women's Professional Soccer Draft on Jan. 15. j 

The Terps' biggest nemesis this season was mighty North Carolina, home to ' / ' 
women's soccer's most prestigious program and 2009's eventual national champions. 
The Tar Heels took down the Terps 1-0 during the regular season, 3-0 during the ACC 
tournament and 1-0 to knock the Terps out of the NCAA tournament in the Sweet 16. 
The Terps finished the season ranked No. 11 in the country. , ™ 

Spencer had a breakout year for the Terps, earning first team AII-ACC honors 
while leading the Terps with 10 goals and 25 points. Spencer and standout sophomore 
midfielder Mallory Baker were also named to the All-Southeast team. 

In addition to Casey, the Terps will say goodbye to seniors Brittany Cummins 
(captain) and Megan Watson, who both helped secure a strong Terp backline. 



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Swimming and Diving 

In coach Sean Schimmers second season as the coach of the 
Terrapin men and women's swimming and diving squads, the 2009- 
2010 Terps have seen mixed results. The Terps have been able to 
take down lesser opponents but have struggled against the nation's 
upper echelon. First place finishes at the Terrapin Cup held at Eppley 
Recreation Natatorium have highlighted each season. 

Ail-American Jen Vogel, Alexa Hamilton and Ginny Glover led 
the women's team through much of the season. Through 12 meets, 
the Terp women's team is 10-2, with a 3-1 record in the ACC. Their 
lone loss in conference came at the hands of a strong North Carolina 
team, ranked No. 15 as of Jan. 11 . The Terps also had a good show- 
ing in a meet with Villanova, Penn State and Pittsburgh in January. 
They were able to take two of the three meets, falling only to Penn 
State. Annie Fittin and Megan Lafferty have also performed well for 
the Terps. 

The men's team, who was unable to take an ACC victory, has 
not fared as well as the women's team. Their first place finish in the 
eight-team Terrapin Cup was impressive, however, and they were led 
by solid performances by Sean Stewart, Aleksandar Damjanic, Chris 
Bouchard and Andrew Relihan. Relihan has been one of the Terps' 
steadiest contributors of the year. 

Each team's season will culminate at the ACC Championships, 
held from Feb. 17 to 20. Any qualifying Terps will also have the op- 
portunity to compete in the NCAA Championships in mid-March. 




Tennis 



The 2010 Terrapin men and women's tennis teams are botii en- 
tering the season in similar situations, as each team replaced last 
year's head coach. The men's team brought in Kyle Spencer, a former 
assistant at Baylor, which has one of the nation's strongest programs. 
Spencer has already begun rebuilding the squad after a rough 2009 
season with 7-14 overall and only one winning match. 

The Terps will have a young squad in 2010, with five new fresh- 
men and one new sophomore, including Tommy Laine and Jesse Kiu- 
ru, two highly touted freshmen from Finland. Junior Graham Knowlton 
and sophomore Mathias Sarrazin are the only experienced returning 
Terps, each having seen time last season. The Terps will hope to im- 
prove in a traditionally strong ACC. 

The women's tennis team also brought In a highly regarded new 
coach for the season, Howard Joffe. Joffe is coming off two seasons 
with Miami (OH) University, where he was able to transform the pro- 
gram into the best program in the RedHawks' conference. Joffe is 
joining a program that, like their male counterpart, struggled mightily 
last season, going 4-1 7 with just one win in a strong ACC. 

Joffe 's squad will have seven players returning from last sea- 
son's team and three new freshmen joining the team. Seniors Lisa 
Miller and Maggie MacKeever return to lead the team, each having 
experience as singles in last season's campaign. 

Rebuilding seems to be a common theme between these two 
programs and with Spencer and Joffe it seems reasonable that the 
programs will be able to compete at a higher level in the near future. 



"Do not let what you cannot do 

interfere with what you can do." 

— John Wooden 



Track and Held 



"The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at 

land, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we 

have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand." 

" Vince Lombardi 



Coach Andrew Valmon hopes to continue to build strong leg- 
acies for the Terrapin men and women's track and field teams. 
The men's squad will be led by returning sophomore Dwight Bar- 
biasz, who was last year's ACC Indoor track freshman of the year, 
earning Ail-American honors. Barbiasz will compete in the high 
jump, for which he already owns the second and fifth best jumps 
In school history. He was named the ACC Performer of the Week 
for the first week of competition in 2010 after provisionally qualify- 
ing for the NCAA Indoor Championship after Jan. 16's Maryland 
Invitational. 

Da'Rel Scott, who plays for the Terp football team, will join 
the team this year as a sprinter. The Terps' only senior, Jeremy 
Samuels, will be returning from last season's indoor 4X400 relay 
team, which placed first in the ACC. Tommy Friscia will lead the 
Terps' middle distance crowd, while cross-country standout Alex 
Lundy will lead the distance squad. 

The women's squad also looks strong for the Terps in 2010, 
led by junior Kiani Profit, whose multi-faceted skill set includes 
hurdles and jumps and makes her perfect for multi-event compe- 
titions. Seniors Alexis Booker and Melony McKay will be leading 
Terp sprinters, while fellow senior Kelley Pry will lead the charge 
in middle distance. Cross country star and senior Kristin Reed will 
lead the distance squad. 

The Terps' schedule is a busy one in 2010, with the ACC 
Championships taking place in late February for indoor track and 
in mid-April for outdoor track. 




Volleyball 



' The 2009 Terrapin volleyball team, led by second-year coach Tim Hors- 
mon, had an up-and-down year. The Terps struggled to keep up with a grinding 
20-game conference schedule, and finished the season with a 6-14 record in 
the AGC. They were 14-19 overall, having performed well in non-conference 
play. 

The Terps' season was highlighted by season sweeps of ACC foes N.C. 
State and Boston College. Their Oct. 2 match at N.C. State ended with a thrill- 
ing 3-2 victory with eight separate lead changes throughout the five sets. 

Freshman libero Sam Rosario helped pace the Terps, and her killer serve 
gave the squad an additional scoring element. Rosario recorded 49 aces on 
the year, and could be seen on the floor for the Terps in every game. Freshman 
outside hitter Kara Bates and setter Taylor Jones joined her as young players 
who provided a steadying influence to the squad. 

Sophomore middle blocker Lisa Scott was also a strong contributor for 
the Terps and will provide additional experience for a Terps team that will return 
all but three players. 

Coming off of an abysmal 2008 campaign in which the Terps finished on 
top a mere six times, 2009 should ultimately be considered a success. And while 
the Terps will lose two of their strongest players in middle blocker Katie Usher 
and setter Hayley Hanson, brighter days seem to be just around the corner for 
Horsmon and his squad. Only helping their pursuit of a 2010 NCAA tournament 
berth is the signing of New York's Mary Cushman, an incoming freshman who 
was the New York Gatorade Player of the Year in 2008 and 2009. 





Water Polo 



The Terrapin water polo team, led by head coach Carl Salyer, finished its 2009 sea- 
son strong. The teann finished the season 7-1 in the CWPA's Southern Division and placed 
third in the CWPA Eastern Championship. In October 2009, the water polo team was se- 
lected as the No. 1 seed for the 2010 ECAC Championship. 

In September 2009, 16 of the university's water polo players made the ACC 
Honor Roll. Also in 2009, senior attackers Elizabeth Hopkins and Blaise Stanicic were voted 
to the 2009 Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches Women's All-America Team. 

The team kicked off its 2010 season with three wins at the Triton Invitational in San 
Diego in early February. 

The University of Maryland, which hosted the 2009 NCAA Championship for water 
polo, will host the 2010 Women's Eastern Championship from April 30 to May 2 at the Ep- 
pley Recreation Center. 



Wrestling 



Coach Kerry McCoy and the 2009-2010 Terrapin wrestling team entered 
the season with the highest expectations the progrann has ever had, receiving 
the highest national pre-season ranking in the program's history at No. 6. And, 
as the Terps began the season 15-4 with a perfect 3-0 against ACC opponents, 
dreams of a national championship don't seem unrealistic. 

The Terps biggest victory through the first 75 percent of the season came 
against No. 4 Cornell on Nov. 20, when the Terps, led by Hudson Taylor, over- 
came a 1 7-9 deficit to defeat the Big Red. 

Taylor is returning alongside fellow players Steven Bell and Alex Krom. 
They have helped pace the Terps so far this season, and their unique combina- 
tion of experience and youth contributed to their early success. 

The Terps put forth good showings at two duals, going 2-1 at November's 
Northeast duals, which included No. 12 Central Michi- 
gan and No. 1 7 Lehigh, and went 3-2 at the very solid 
NWCA National Duals in November, falling only to No. I 
2 Iowa State and No. 6 Cornell. The Terps knocked off I 
a solid No. 14 Wisconsin squad to finish off this sue- i 
cessful trip. 

The team still must face ACC foes Virginia Tech _^ 
and Virginia in the regular season, ranked No. 20 and 
No. 23 respectively, before wrapping up the season 
with the ACC Championship. Ranked No. 7 as of Jan. 
1 9, the Terps appear poised to make a splash at Oma- 
ha, Neb.'s National Championship. ^Bn 



Snow in Maryland is not a rare event. Feet upon feet of snow, however, most assuredly is. 
More than 50 inches of snow fell on the Washington, D.C., area in December, January and Febru- 
ary, and students at the University of Maryland found themselves snowed-in on a closed campus. 

On Dec. 19. a storm that dropped nearly two feet of snow on the campus necessitated the 
canceling of the last day of finals and the rescheduling of winter commencement ceremonies. 
Many students had already left the campus before the storm hit in full force, but those who had a 
Saturday final and some of those in apartments remained on a snow-covered winter wonderland 
for some time until roads were clear enough to depart for winter break. Those who were stranded 
could be seen constructing igloos, sledding on trays pilfered from the dining halls and trudging 
through knee-deep snow. 

As the new semester began, weather caused occasional late openings. At the end of the 
second week of classes, however, a very powerful snowstorm hit the D.C. area. The university, 
in a rare move, announced that classes would be canceled Feb. 5 before a single flake hit the 
ground. The first flakes were spotted around 10 a.m.. and the blizzard hit with full force later that 
afternoon. 

Local stores were emptied of their merchandise— essentials like paper towels, milk and 
eggs were difficult to find as students and local residents stocked up for what promised to be the 
storm of the century. 

Dubbed by some as "Snowpocalypse" or "Snowmageddon." the extraordinahly large snow- 
fall forced infrastructure to grind to a halt. Metro stopped running trains aboveground, making it 
difficult for students to get into Washington. D.C. Snow plows struggled in vain to keep ahead of 
the snow that fell for days on end. 

Stranded students made the most of a closed campus. On Saturday, Feb. 6 (day two of the 
Snowpocalypse). students organized a snowball fight on the mall between upperclassmen and 
underclassmen. An estimated 1 .000 students participated, lobbing snowballs at each other across 
sharply drawn front lines and leading charges into enemy territory. Several students were spotted 
on skis behind McKeldin Library. Others constructed snow sculptures and made snow angels. 

A second blizzard struck College Park on Tuesday evening, lasting through Wednesday 
night. This was the second blizzard in less than a week, and high winds and whiteout conditions 
made venturing out of doors a dangerous feat. In all, classes were canceled from Feb. 5 through 
Feb. 12. 

This seasons snowfall has been record-setting. Thus far. the D.C. area has received more 
snow than in the previous four winters combined. The previous record was set in the winter of 
1898-1899. when Washington. D.C. recorded 54.4 inches of snow. As of the morning of Feb. 10, 
2010. the capital had already received 49 inches with more snow in the forecast, placing the record 
within easy grasp. By 5 p.m., the century-old record had been broken, and snow continued to fall. 




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