It was the student group's last event commemorating Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage month.
The University of Maryland's zip code recorded 19 hate bias incidents last year — the highest of any zip code in the state.
The report covers the 2018 academic year.
“Just be kind to each other and check your assumptions at the door,” one student said.
A University of Maryland professor was one of the researchers who conducted the study.
They received a grant of more than $1 million to assist in the project.