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Landscape Architecture Student Audrey Wilke Named One of Eight National Olmsted Scholars, With a Goal of Making Landscapes More Inclusive for Those with Disabilities

Wilke is using award funds to create a comprehensive guide for disability-inclusive landscape design.

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University of Maryland and Flying Dog Brewery Release 2020 Field Notes Pale Ale

Flying Dog Brewery today announced the 2020 release of Field Notes Pale Ale, a beer created in partnership with the University of Maryland (UMD) College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

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UMD Researcher Uncovers How Zika Virus Degrades an Essential Protein for Neurological Development, Getting it to “Eat Itself”

Findings published in Autophagy have implications for the prevention of congenital birth defects caused by Zika virus.

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AGNR Awarded 11 Teaching Innovation Grants from the UMD Provost’s Office

Grants will allow for innovation to enhance and adapt the learning experience during COVID-19.

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Multi-Institutional Team Receives $4.3 Million Grant to Master the Evolution of the Transition Between Land and Sea

Kate Tully in Plant Science & Landscape Architecture will focus on saltwater intrusion with $725K across five years in this new grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

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UMD Associate Professor Partners with the Dairy Industry to Improve Animal Welfare and Disease Resistance through Genomic Selection

Researchers will take a big data approach to finding genes that may confer mastitis resistance in this new grant from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

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