Welcome to the Friday Five, a roundup of the best your Alumni Association and other UMD communities have to offer. From the latest events to fun facts, here are essentials in five categories for you to check out this weekend.

1. What's Happening
Women's History Month

- I Did It All, Not All At Once — March 15 | 7 p.m. EDT

It's not work-life balance, it's life management. Join host Charlotte Wagner '90 for a virtual discussion on how to master juggling a career and your family.

2. Quotables

Alejandra Hernandez '14

- 10 for TEN — Alejandra Hernandez '14

"Alejandra Hernandez ’14 grew up in a matriarchy of two immigrant parents. Her mother made most of the decisions in the household and later learned how masculine decision-making could cause a lot of stress in families. Find out how Alejandra now honors and encourages femininity within the workplace through EmpowHer Change.”

Arielle Bernstein '23, Alumni Blog. READ MORE

 

3. A Little Fun

President Darryll J. Pines and Scott Plank '88
- A Celebration of EnTERPreneurship Recap

On March 3, over 300 Terps gathered at The Hall CP in College Park to celebrate the launch of the Terp Referral Exchange Business Directory with President Pines and Scott Plank '88. Check out our recap album for a taste of the fun night.

SEE ALBUM

 

4. In Your Terp Community

SALC at Charter Day

- Student Alumni Leadership Council Celebrates UMD's 166th Birthday

"The Student Alumni Leadership Council hosted their annual Charter Day celebration for the University of Maryland on Mar. 7 in front of Testudo on McKeldin Mall. The event was held to help students recognize the universities’ traditions, said Natalie Knight-Griffin, an environmental science and policy major and campus programming vice president for SALC."

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5. Friendly Reminders

Terp Referral Exchange Business Directory
- Terps Referral Exchange Business Directory
 

Want to get to know more #TerpBusiness(es) in your area or online? Support EnTERPreneurs through the Terp Referral Exchange Business Directory. If you're a Terp looking to promote your business, products or services, sign up to join the Terp Business Directory today.

 

That's it for this week, Terps. Make sure to check back with us every Friday, and update your information in the alumni directory to always receive the latest from your Alumni Association. Have a lovely weekend!

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