The Diamondback : The University of Maryland's Independent Student Newspaper

October 7, 2015


UMD study: Gender gap widens regarding pornography opposition

University researches found that the gender gap between men and women is widening when it comes to opposition to pornography.

Diplomacy expert delivers lecture on Middle Eastern affairs

Amidst a Syrian refugee crisis in Europe and an Iranian nuclear deal, William Burns looked back on years of fragility and instability of the Middle East and the United States’ relationship during his visit to this university.

Graduate Student Government aims to increase course options

As part of its multiple career path readiness initiative, the Graduate Student Government wants to expand the University of Maryland’s course offerings so its students can gain interdisciplinary skills.

TuLi app aims to make college tutoring easier

Students sign into TuLi with their university email and can either receive tutoring or apply to become a tutor.

Terps men's soccer forward David Kabelik scores in first start of season

Senior steps up with two teammates playing Germany with national team.

Terps volleyball's Amy Dion leading off the court as SAAC's president

“She’s a great leader. She’s our best captain,” libero Kelsey Wicinski said. “She really works hard and makes sure everyone around her works hard, too.”

Notebook: Randy Edsall evaluating three quarterbacks for starting job

Shane Cockerille is adapting to fullback with the help of a former high-school teammate. 

Maryland defense can't bail out anemic offense in Michigan loss

Terps defense might have its hands full against No. 1 Ohio State on Saturday.

Hillary Clinton must treat millennials like adults, not children

Hillary Clinton should follow Bernie Sanders' example when it comes to key issues for millennials

The general public's disconnect with the scientific frontier

Despite negative public perceptions, Thalidomide and DDT have saved millions of lives throughout the world

It's time for a political reality check about our fiscal future

Presidential candidates' budget proposals not rooted in reality upon analysis

Kim Davis has become a brand, selling political ideas to the masses

Kim Davis shows us again how we make the wrong people famous

REVIEW: California rapper Kyle brings the super duper vibes with 'Smyle'

Full of fun, upbeat music layered over the southern Cali artist’s brilliant lyrics, this collection of songs is deserving of your attention. 

PLAYLIST: Push Play Monday featuring New Edition and Lil Dicky

Get your week stared with some MNEK, Sigala and Willow, too. 

Family Weekend offers something for everyone

This weekend is even more extraordinary than most.

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Martian’ is two Earth hours well spent

Presumably, no one was more upset about Monday’s water-on-Mars announcement than the producers of The Martian


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