UMD Senior Announcements

UMD Senior Announcements
When: Due February 28th
Where: Links below
Points: None
Contactseniors@umd.edu
Senior class apparel is now available for purchase until February 28th! There are three options: a tshirt, a crewneck, or a hoodie! You can purchase them here. Be sure to use the code freeshipDAVUS1 for free shipping!
Second, Senior Marshal applications are now open. The Senior Marshal position has existed since 1991 to recognize students who have demonstrated a strong commitment to academics and distinctive campus and community leadership and service. Senior Marshals will receive a medallion commemorating their achievements. All students are encouraged to apply and can do so through the form on Terplink.umd.edu. Students must be signed into Terplink, then they will be able to access this form.
Please follow us on instagram @umdseniors and reach out to seniors@umd.edu with any questions!

ALD Career Conversations

ALD Career Conversations
When: Starting February 1st, 2021
Wherehttps://www.nationalald.org/fellowshipapp
Points: None
Contact: None
ALD is continuing the Career Conversation series to help take more of our members from first-year to career. As you know, ALD Career Conversations are based around academic majors and feature conversations about the path to a career in that field. This series highlights a different academic major weekly, culminating in a conversation with an ALD alum in that field.
This semester will highlight careers in: Communications, Economics, Education, Hospitality & Tourism, Physical Therapy, and Social Work. And we are thrilled to be highlighting alum that work at top-level companies like Amazon, YouTube, and Amadeus Hospitality!
Recordings for the majors highlighted in Fall 2020 are available on the site as well: Business Administration & Management, Computer Information Systems/Supply Chain Management, Environmental Studies, Finance, Law, Mechanical Engineering, Nursing, Political Science, Public Health, Speech Language Pathology, and Veterinary Sciences.
Conversations run weekly starting February 1. To view the schedule, as well as alumni bios, and to register, visit www.nationalald.org/career.

Smithsonian Digital Volunteer: Transcription Center

Smithsonian Digital Volunteer: Transcription Center
When: Due February 28, at 11:59 pm
Where: Online/asynchronous – Smithsonian Digital Volunteers
Points: Take a picture of your contribution 1pt = 3 pages
Contact: Allison Bell at amb4881@terpmail.umd.edu
Help the Smithsonian by transcribing historical documents! You can choose historical topics that interest you and transcribe documents to increase public accessibility on behalf of the Smithsonian. For how to transcribe click here https://transcription.si.edu/instructions#basic. Email Allison at the above address with screenshots showing your completed contributions by the due date.

More Love Letters!

More Love Letters!
When: Letters are due February 28th and picture proof is due on March 1st
Points: 3 Letters = 1 Point
Contact: Hannah Merrifield (hannahmerrifield1@gmail.com)
Get into the Valentine’s Day spirit by spreading the love this February! More Love Letters allows you to send hand-written letters to individuals who are in need of a little extra love and support. Visit the website listed above (http://www.moreloveletters.com/) and select “Get Involved” and “Write Letters to People in Need”. From there, you can select 3 individuals (or more) to write letters to and get a service point! This is the perfect opportunity to make people’s days brighter in a socially distanced way. Please send picture proof of letters to hannahmerrifield1@gmail.com by March 1st. Happy writing!

Study Session!

Study Session!
When: Saturday, February 27, 7 PM
Where: Zoom
Points: 1
Contactmaryland.ald.academicenrichment@gmail.com

Do you need motivation to study? Are you interested in studying and getting assignments done with people from your major?

If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, then you should join us in ALD’s study session!
RSVP to the event here (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSexlAPhEkMph9Fw9aY7-nEtzzhSWOcJFI9wfsxHHncMe1avkQ/viewform) and power through the week with us!

Instagram Dare Board

Instagram Dare Board
When: Week of Feb 15 – Feb 19
Where: Virtual- Social
Points: 1
Contact: Your VP of Finance, Jenny, at maryland.ald.finance@gmail.com
Post this dare board to your social media story (Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, etc.) to have fun and get 1 point! Participants will do chosen dares, donators should venmo @ALDUMD and include participant’s full name in their caption.

UMD Senior Announcements

UMD Senior Announcements
When: Due February 28th
Where: Links below
Points: None
Contactseniors@umd.edu
Senior class apparel is now available for purchase until February 28th! There are three options: a tshirt, a crewneck, or a hoodie! You can purchase them here. Be sure to use the code freeshipDAVUS1 for free shipping!
Second, Senior Marshal applications are now open. The Senior Marshal position has existed since 1991 to recognize students who have demonstrated a strong commitment to academics and distinctive campus and community leadership and service. Senior Marshals will receive a medallion commemorating their achievements. All students are encouraged to apply and can do so through the form on Terplink.umd.edu. Students must be signed into Terplink, then they will be able to access this form.
Please follow us on instagram @umdseniors and reach out to seniors@umd.edu with any questions!

ALD Career Conversations

ALD Career Conversations
When: Starting February 1st, 2021
Wherehttps://www.nationalald.org/fellowshipapp
Points: None
Contact: None
ALD is continuing the Career Conversation series to help take more of our members from first-year to career. As you know, ALD Career Conversations are based around academic majors and feature conversations about the path to a career in that field. This series highlights a different academic major weekly, culminating in a conversation with an ALD alum in that field.
This semester will highlight careers in: Communications, Economics, Education, Hospitality & Tourism, Physical Therapy, and Social Work. And we are thrilled to be highlighting alum that work at top-level companies like Amazon, YouTube, and Amadeus Hospitality!
Recordings for the majors highlighted in Fall 2020 are available on the site as well: Business Administration & Management, Computer Information Systems/Supply Chain Management, Environmental Studies, Finance, Law, Mechanical Engineering, Nursing, Political Science, Public Health, Speech Language Pathology, and Veterinary Sciences.
Conversations run weekly starting February 1. To view the schedule, as well as alumni bios, and to register, visit www.nationalald.org/career.