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  • GEOG Researchers Headline Climate Action Forum

    The forum provided an opportunity for discussion among ​academia as well as ​a diverse range of stakeholders with an interest in ​advancing ​the climate implementation agenda.


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  • UMD Researchers Study Evolving Climate Policy Networks

    Issues related to climate change and clean energy continue to grab headlines and shape political debates in the United States, but are solutions in the form of climate policy getting any closer to becoming reality? A research team from the University of Maryland has received $450,000 from the MacArthur Foundation to take a closer look at how climate policy networks are evolving at both state...

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  • GEOG Researchers Lead Effort to Identify Countries at Risk for Food Insecurity

    The publication of the second G-20 GEOGLAM Early Warning Crop Monitor Bulletin signals a large and coordinated initiative to inform monitoring and relief agencies about developing risks for food insecurity around the world.


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  • BSOS Seniors Selected as 2016 Undergraduate Researchers of the Year

    Three College of Behavioral and Social Sciences seniors were selected as 2016 Undergraduate Researchers of the Year for the university and received a $1,000 award and plaque at a ceremony held Wednesday, April 27th. The honorees include:


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  • Dr. Jack Blanchard Named First Feller Professor

    Dean Gregory F. Ball has named Dr. Jack Blanchard, chair and professor in the Department of Psychology, the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences’ first-ever Feller Professor.


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  • BSOS 2016 Fulbright Recipients

    Two students, a faculty member and an alumnus from the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences received prestigious Fulbright awards for the 2016-2017 academic year. As a part of the Fulbright Program, these individuals have received grants for international travel in an effort to conduct research and eventually educate others with their findings.


     

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  • HESP Research Sheds Light on Grammar Acquisition in Children

    The new study applies Qur’an memorization task to universal language development.


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  • HESPIE: It’s Never too Late to get your Dream Degree

    A college student’s worst nightmare: recognizing their true “calling” after it is far too late to abandon their current field of study. However, for those who may have realized late in the game that they wanted to pursue a degree in either speech language pathology or audiology, there is hope yet: The Department of Hearing and Speech Science (HESP) is set to launch its Hearing and Speech in...

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  • UMD Hearing and Speech Clinic Partners with Lions Club to Offer Free Hearing Aids

    The University of Maryland Hearing and Speech Clinic is teaming up with the Lions Club organization to provide free hearing aids and fittings for low-income residents in Maryland and Washington, DC.


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