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
Terp Referral Exchange Business Directory

- Terp Referral Exchange Business Directory — Launching March 3

Whether you need a new financial planner, career coach, an artisanal gift, or something else - check out the NEW Terp Business Directory to find a #TerpBusiness that meets your needs. If you are an alum looking to promote your business, products or services, sign up to join the Terp Business Directory today for exposure to our network of 400,000 Terps worldwide.

SIGN UP

 

2. Quotables

Dr. Jason Feinstein '91

- Meet the Board of Governors — Dr. Jason Feinstein '91

"Dr. Jason Feinstein’s love for the University of Maryland began in an unlikely place: his hometown of Bellmore, New York. As a child, Feinstein ’91 spent hours playing outside in his neighborhood with kids of all ages. 'A ton of the older kids I knew went to Maryland, so I started to have an affinity for the school and the Terp mascot,' he said. 'Then after going on a few social visits to hang out with kids who were already there, it sealed the deal for me.'"

Allison Eatough '97, Alumni Blog. READ MORE

 

3. A Little Fun

Bronze Testudo
- Testudo Digital Puzzle

Looking for a little weekend diversion? Check out our new bronze Testudo digital puzzle. Start with the easy level and slowly work your way up to supreme. Let us know if you finish all levels!

START PUZZLE

 

4. In Your Terp Community

Terp wearing University of Maryland branded socks.
- Get Your Testudo Socks


Fancy, right? All the cool Terp are wearing 'em — get your Tetsudo socks by entering the current Alumni Association members giveaway on our Instagram, or join today to grab your pair. You can choose a Testudo shell bracelet instead if jewelry is more your fancy. Send us photos of your rocking your gear to alumni@umd.edu.

 

5. Friendly Reminders

Wedding at the Samuel Riggs Iv Alumni Center
- Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center
 
Come home for your next event! Three-year and lifetime Alumni Association members save $500 on packages and 10% on room rentals at the Riggs Alumni Center. Make new memories on the very grounds that hold so many already.
 
 

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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