The School of Public Health celebrated more than 800 graduates who completed their degree requirements in Summer/Winter 2022 and Spring 2023 graduates at a commencement ceremony on May 23, 2023.
Planting the Seeds for Healthier, More Equitable Communities
The University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (MAPP) and the School of Public Health recently announced the awardees of their inaugural Healthy Places Seed Grants - a funding program designed to spark innovative research around the challenges of building healthy, equitable communities.
Sapkota, Ibrahimi Receive Women of Influence Awards
The awards recognize University of Maryland faculty, staff and students who have distinguished themselves by working Fearlessly Forward with and for women on campus and in the community.
Maryland is Legalizing Cannabis: What You Need to Know About the Risks
Professor Amelia Arria, director of the Center on Young Adult Health and Development, explains how this change may impact the health of teens and adults.
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