Terp Weekly Edition April 29, 2012

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Binge Drinking on Campus

By: Meaghan Corzine

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Out for a night on the town?  Well there’s more to worry about than waking up with that killer hangover the next day.

Binge Drinking

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some students just can’t resist a tall glass of cold brew.

 

Autism Awarenes

By: Annie Hunter

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When Karen Kaye-Beall had trouble finding help answering questions about her future as the mother of two autistic children, she didn’t give up.  Rather, she started an organization that’s benefited her as well as countless others.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Karen Kaye-Beall in her home office with her adopted daughter Amelia, left, and her biological son Tyler, right. Both Amelia and Tyler were diagnosed with autism at a young age.

 

Humans Vs. Zombies

By: Brittany Waters

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Lions and tigers and zombies… O My! Brittany Waters talks with Dan Michaels, the President of University of Maryland Nerf Activity Society, Sarah Daygin, a zombie, and A. J. Francis, a human, to get the scoop on one of UMD’s craziest activities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Humans and Zombies come together at Hornbake plaza to gear up for the night’s scenario.

 

Campus Learning Spaces

By: Lauren Robinson

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The University of Maryland has been working to improve study areas on campus.  Knight Hall and the Terrapin Commons in McKeldin Library are two places where students study and embrace these new benefits.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Junior Connie Kinkead studies on the second floor of McKeldin Library in between classes.

 

Bowling Coach

By: Wynne Anderson

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On Thursday nights, the University of Maryland’s Club Bowling Team practices in TerpZone; but this isn’t just some rag tag team… they have their own coach, Tom McKee.  McKee however; doesn’t only coach his team, he’s willing to help anyone who wants to learn.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

University of Maryland’s Club Bowling Team Coach Tom McKee winds up and takes a shot at the TerpZone bowling alley.

 

That’s all for this week. We’re taking next week off to prepare for our biggest show of the year, ranging from topics like the Olympics to a new local Hookah Bar.  

 
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