Texas Terps                     

Club Leaders 

Interim President -- Joe Muscara: jpmuscara@gmail.com

Social/Events Chair - Peter Caldis pcaldis@gmail.com

Announcement: As of Jan 1, 2016, Joe Muscara will take over as Houston Chapter interim President. Many thanks to Mac Gardner for his years of remarkable service in helping found the Houston Chapter and get it off the ground! You will be missed, and best of luck in Florida!

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/umdhou/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

*******************OUR NEXT ALUMNI EVENT********************

Monthly Happy Hour @ West Alabama Ice House - April 28, 2016 5:30PM CDT

Monthly Happy Hour @ TBD - May 26, 2016

DC United vs. Houston Dynamo - June 18, 2016 7:45PM CDT

Join up with your fellow Terps to watch the Houston Dynamo take on DC United! Not sure who may still be a DC fan from their past days in the DMV, but regardless of who you root for, it should be a fun time! We are locking down the details, but there should be a meet n greet with former Terp Taylor Kemp of DC United after the game!
For questions please contact Maureen Loman moeloman@gmail.com
Tickets - price is TBD based on interest - if we get more than 10 attendees there is a price break. If you plan on attending please post on the Facebook event page. We will send emails with links and payment info via the alumni website at a later date
Pre-event meet-up for alums near stadium: TBD

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 *****************PAST ALUMNI EVENTS************************

Terp Service Month Event: BARC Animal Shelter - April 9, 2016 

Game Watches: Terps in the NCAA Tournament - thanks to everyone who came out! 

  • Round of 64 vs. South Dakota State March 18, 2016 @ Christians Tailgate
  • Round of 32 vs. Hawaii March 20, 2016 @ Christians Tailgate
  • Sweet 16 vs. Kansas March 24, 2016 @ Christians Tailgate


Game Watch: Terps in the B1G Ten Tournament

  • vs. Nebraska - March 11, 2016 @ Christians Tailgate
  • vs. Michigan State - March 12, 2016 @ Christians Tailgate

Game Watch: Terps vs Indiana! March 6, 2016 @ Christians Tailgate Midtown

Game Watch: Terps Basketball vs. Purdue! February 6, 2016 @ Christians Tailgate Midtown 

  • Thanks to those who showed up for our leadership meeting and great win by the TERPS!


Game Watch: Terps Basketball vs. Michigan State! January 23, 2016 @ Christians Tailgate Midtown

Round-up for Houston Chapter Volunteers January 21, 2016 @ Saltgrass Steakhouse

  • Thanks to Tim Tormoen (Executive Director, Alumni Engagement and Outreach) for visiting and sparking interest for more volunteers for Houston Chapter! If you missed it and would like to be more active, please contact Tim (ttormoen@umd.edu) or chapter leadership members (listed above)!

Game Watch: Terps Basketball vs. UNC! December 1, 2015 @ Christians Tailgate Midtown

Game Watch: Terps Basketball vs. Georgetown! November 17, 2015 @ Christians Tailgate Midtown

Annual Homecoming Crab Feast November 7, 2015 @ Crabby Daddy in the Woodlands!

Game Watch: Terps Football vs. WVU September 26, 2015 @ Christians Tailgate Midtown

TopGolf Event   August 8, 2015

Game Watch: Terps Basketball vs. WVU March 22, 2015 @ Christians Tailgate Midtown

It was a brutal loss for our Terps that night :( but a good turnout by our Houston Terps!

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Game Watch: Terps Basketball vs. Wisconsin! February 24, 2015 @ Christians Tailgate Midtown

Game Watch: Terps Basketball vs. Indiana! February 11, 2015 @ Christians Tailgate Midtown 

Homecoming Crab Feast October 18, 2014 @ Crabby Daddy in the Woodlands

Houston Terps Tour of Toyota Center! July 22, 2014

Houston Terps TopGolf Event May 17, 2014

Game Watch: Terps Basketball vs. UVA March 9, 2014 @ Buffalo Wild Wings on Weslayan 


Maryland Alumni in Texas at the Astros v. Rangers Game

May 11, 2013 • 5:00 PM Reception • 6:10 PM Game

Texas Terps, meet us at Minute Maid Park as the Houston Astros take on in-state rivals Texas Rangers, Sat May 11, 6:10pm! Join us before the game for a 5:00pm reception at the FIVESEVEN Grille (located at Minute Maid Park, main concourse, center field) for dinner, drinks and a special chance to meet University of Maryland ’05 alum, Astros Justin Maxwell! All proceeds will benefit the Texas Terps scholarship fund.

Minute Maid Park
501 Crawford St
Houston, TX 77002

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Thanks and GO TERPS!                              

Support students from the state of Texas. TheTexas Terp Scholarship, established by a spirited group of alumni throughout Texas, awards $2000 every year for the next five years to one University of Maryland student from the state of Texas who is in need of financial aid. With the financial support of other alumni, this scholarship can become endowed and awarded in perpetuity as long as there is at least one student from the state of Texas who demonstrates financial need. In order for this scholarship to become endowed, the combined contributions over the next six years must amount to a minimum of $25,000. Please consider supporting the Texas Terp Scholarship. (When making your gift, be sure to search for the Texas Terp Scholarship on the Make a Gift page of the online giving form.)

If you are interested in taking a larger role in the growth and development of the University of Maryland Alumni Association Houston Chapter, please reach out to either:

Interim President -- Joe Muscara: jpmuscara@gmail.com
Social/Events Chair - Peter Caldis pcaldis@gmail.com



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