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
Terrapin Taste Fest

- Terrapin Taste Fest - Sept 19 | 11-2 p.m. EDT

Join us for our second annual food festival at the American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore. Sample delicious treats and more from #TerpBusiness(es) at our celebratory indoor-outdoor farmer's market featuring some of the best Terp-owned vendors in the DMV area. Listen to music from DJ Diamond, snap some pics in our open-air photo booth, and take home a portrait from a caricature artist. All attendees will receive a Maryland tote bag with snacks from Terp-owned Harlan Foods and hand sanitizer. Alumni Association members get access to discounted tickets, a Maryland-branded tumbler and mood straw, and an exclusive member activity. GET TICKETS
 
 
 

2. Quotables

Paige Harootunian ‘20

- Hard Work Pays Off, with Paige Harootunian ‘20

"This class of 2020 alumna remained focused on her work over quarantine. She used her free time to enhance her public relations skills, and she now helps nonprofits full-time." Spencer Friedman '22, Alumni Blog. READ MORE

 

3. A Little Fun

UMD Solitaire
- UMD Solitaire

Looking for a fun game to play this weekend? Check out University of Maryland Alumni Association Solitaire, packed with fun Maryland facts and historical trivia. PLAY GAME

 

4. Let's Get Social

Boba and the Alumni Association.
- Instagram Aesthetic

So cute! Boba at the Alumni Association. SEE POST

 

5. Friendly Reminders

#TerpBusiness
- Terps Supporting Terps

Are you a Terp business owner? Submit your business’ information to access a list of the Alumni Association's business resources and for a chance to be featured on the Alumni Association’s social media during #TerpBusiness Thursdays. JOIN #TERPBUSINESS

 

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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