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NameBegin DateEnd DatePrimary VenuesDescriptionHousing NoCommuter NoAge Profile
Corrective Solutions Driving Diversion01/06/201812/08/2018ClassroomCorrectiveSolutions administers the driving diversion program for both Prince George and Anne Arundel county.050Adult
Family Weekend09/21/201809/23/2018University of MarylandThe University's Family Weekend hosts activities including presentations by faculty, a reception at the University House, the Terp Family Festival & Tailgate Party, the opportunity to attend the home football game and other sporting events, musical performances, entertainment, Sunday brunches and more.06000Mixed
The Answer Class SAT Prep Course09/29/201811/10/2018TawesOne-day SAT prep boot camp hosted by The Answer Class. During this class, students learn everything they need to know about the SAT and gain much-needed confidence. Students take a full-length practice test and learn strategies and tips for each section of the SAT (Math, Reading, Writing and Language, and Essay). The class also includes important time management strategies - essential skills for both high school and college success. The Answer Class' mission is make SAT and ACT prep as accessible and affordable as possible to as many students as possible — and in some measure work to even the playing field for students taking these important standardized tests.033High School
Spark: Where Fearless Ideas Start09/29/201809/29/2018Edward St. John Learning Centerspark: Where Fearless Ideas Start is a full-day ideation bootcamp for featuring interactive workshops and mentoring designed to help bring teams of fellow Terps together to generate business ideas to solve problems they're passionate about.0100College
ADSE Young Research Conference09/29/201809/29/2018Edward St. John Learning CenterThe Young Researcher Conference is a free conference by the Alliance for Diversity in Science and Engineering that sets to provide a space for researchers from underrepresented minorities to present their work and network with their local STEM community. This conference provides poster and oral presentation opportunities for students, as well as welcomes people who just wish to attend and learn. Register at if interested. 070Mixed
ForestSAT 201809/30/201810/05/2018The Hotel at the University of MarylandForestSAT is an international scientific conference, which aims to disseminate the latest knowledge gained from research in the field of remote sensing and geomatics in forestry applications. Previous conferences were held in Scotland, Sweden, France, Spain, USA, Chile, and Italy. *** Begin and end date are not finalized yet. 0250Adult
Global Challenges: Building Healthy Food Systems10/04/201810/04/2018Stamp Student UnionNone0400Adult
Metropolis Cybersecurity Competition10/06/201810/06/2018Edward St. John Learning CenterNone0300Mixed
The MAVRIC Conference10/17/201810/19/2018Riggs Alumni CenterNone0250Adult
3rd Biennial DDNRC Conference10/17/201810/19/2018The Hotel at UMDThe conference explores the positive and negative impacts of digital media on difficult dialogues on higher ed campuses. Attendees will have multiple opportunities to hear from experts and learn from colleagues about promising practices for managing classroom dynamics influenced by (external) digital interactions. Attendees will also re-examine traditional face-to-face dialogue programs within this context. 0150Adult
2018 JIFSAN Annual Conference10/18/201810/19/2018Greenbelt Marriott HotelThe JIFSAN Annual Conference brings together members from private sector business, government agencies, academia, and representatives of consumer interests. 080Adult
AADHum 2018 Conference10/19/201810/20/2018Riggs, ESJAfrican American History, Culture and Digital Humanities (AADHum) was awarded to the College of Arts and Humanities (ARHU) and is being co-directed by MITH and the Arts and Humanities Center for Synergy (Center for Synergy). The project was funded by a $1.25 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for research, education and training at the intersections of digital humanities and African American studies, and will help to prepare a diverse community of scholars and students whose work will both broaden the reach of the digital humanities in African American history and cultural studies, and enrich humanities research with new methods, archives and tools.0200Adult
AlMaghrib Institute10/19/201810/21/2018BRB 1101, 1103Islamic Studies Seminars0350Adult
AURP 2018 International Conference10/22/201810/25/2018The Hotel at the University of MarylandA non-profit international organization, AURP represents planned technology developments, alternatively referred to as research, science or technology parks, which are designed to promote university-industry relations, to foster innovation, and to facilitate the transfer of technology from academia to the private sector. Today, the Association serves over 700 research parks around the world, in varying stages of development. This conference is scheduled annually, in various locations across North America, in conjunction with AURP member parks serving as hosts. 0150Adult
The Eighteenth Annual MARC Conference11/01/201811/02/2018 Annual conference sponsored by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE), and the Maryland Assessment Research Center (MARC), Department of Measurement, Statistics and Evaluation (EDMS).089Adult
Agriculture Law Education Initiative Conference11/08/201811/08/2018Crown Plaza in AnnapolisALEI hosts an annual Agriculture and Environmental Law Conference each November. The conference is for farmers, lawyers, and policymakers to discuss the complex intersection of environmental regulation and agriculture in Maryland. ALEI prides itself on hosting an event that brings farming and conservation experts together in a forum that allows for an exchange of ideas and education for conference attendees on current legal topics of interest. Previous year’s conferences have featured topics such as agritourism, aquaculture leasing, anaerobic digesters, alternative energy on the farm, developing topics in agricultural and the environment, and nutrient management.0123Mixed
2018 Astronomical Data Analysis Software & Systems Conference11/11/201811/18/2018The Hotel at the University of MarylandThis annual conference is a forum for scientists, engineers, developers and programmers working in areas related to algorithms, software and systems for the acquisition, reduction, analysis, and dissemination of astronomical data. The includes invited talks, contributed papers, display sessions, tutorials, computer demonstrations, and special interest meetings. These activities aim to encourage communication between software specialists and scientists, and to stimulate further development of software and systems to meet the data science challenges of astronomy. 0300Adult
Workshop on Orbital Debris and Education Research11/12/201811/14/2018The Hotel at UMDThis workshop, hosted by the Center for Orbital Debris and Education Research, will bring together leaders from government, industry and academia from around the world to discuss the needs and current state of the art of the science/technology, policy/law and economics/business of the orbital debris enterprise and the associated concerns of space situational awareness. 0100Adult
Mid-Atlantic Crop Management School11/13/201811/15/2018Princess Royale Hotel, Ocean CityThe Crop Management School offers a 2-1/2 day format with a variety of breakout sessions including topics on soil and water, nutrient management, crop management and pest management.0250Adult
2018 Clinical Investigator Training Course11/13/201811/15/2018  0200Adult
2018 UNICON Conference11/28/201811/30/2018The Hotel at the University of MarylandUNICON is a global consortium of business school-based organizations, whose members are the global reference for executive education. The Team Development Conference is an annual event for the general body to discuss best practices, provide thought leadership to address challenges in ExecEd and network with others to become more effective as a collective body.0200Adult
Gravitational Wave Physics & Astronomy Workshop12/01/201812/04/2018The Hotel at UMDNone0120Adult
Hearing & Speech Seventieth Anniversary03/15/201903/15/2019StampHearing & Speech Anniversary Event: In celebration of the Hearing & Speech Science Department's anniversary, we are holding a day of continuing education opportunities followed by a celebratory reception. This event provides an opportunity for HESP alumni and friends to reconnect socially and strengthen their knowledge base in the field. 0100Adult
iConference 201903/31/201904/02/2019College Park MarriottiConference 2019 brings together thinkers and leaders from academia, industry and not-for-profit organizations, to discuss emerging challenges and potential solutions for information and data management in our rapidly changing world.0550Adult
U21 AGM 201904/30/201905/03/2019The Hotel at UMD/Iribe CenterAll Presidents and Vice Chancellors of U21 member universities, along with U21 Senior Leaders, are invited to attend the 2018 Annual Network Meeting and Presidential Symposium, hosted by the University of Maryland. This annual event offers an opportunity to meet with peers to discuss matters of importance to the network and to shape the forthcoming year's agenda. 00Adult
Personal Finance Seminar for Professionals05/14/201905/17/2019DoubleTree Annapolis HotelA seminar sponsored by Maryland Cooperative Extension to learn about today’s most critical consumer-spending issues for turning information into knowledge.0120Adult
Workshop on Opportunities, Challenges, and Best Practices for Basic Plasma Science User Facilities05/20/201905/21/2019The Hotel at UMDThis workshop will bring together representatives of the plasma physics and scientifically related communities to discuss the opportunities and the challenges associated with establishing and operating university-based basic plasma science user facilities across the spectrum of plasma science sub-fields.065Adult
National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL)05/29/201906/01/2019SSU/ERCA conference focused on important and contemporary leadership issues presented by AAUW Leadership Programs.66040College
Rhetoric Society of America06/02/201906/08/2019Stamp, GBR & GBLThe work of RSA is aimed at supporting the work of people who study rhetoric from undergraduate students through senior scholars. In odd-numbered years, RSA sponsors an institute consisting of week-long seminars and two-day workshops on specific topics in rhetoric. This event is designed around the project of mentoring and supporting each other in all phases of our careers.30012Adult
The 14th Conference on the Theory of Quantum Computation, Communication and Cryptography (TQC 2019)06/02/201906/05/2019The Hotel at UMDThe conference aims to bring together the leading researchers in the areas of quantum computation, quantum communication and quantum cryptography. TQC covers all theoretical aspects of quantum information.0250Mixed
Scouts Norway World Jamboree07/15/201907/22/2019 Scouts from Norway attending the 2019 World Jamboree.5810High School
Scouts Canada National Jamboree07/18/201907/22/2019 Scouts from Canada attending the 2019 World Jamboree. 7300High School
20th International Conference on Bacilli and Gram-Positive Bacteria07/23/201907/26/2019Stamp Student UnionAcademic conference hosted by the UMD Department of Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics.150250Adult
World Scout Jamboree UK 201908/02/201908/05/2019NoneScouts from Great Britain attending the 2019 World Jamboree. 40620High School

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