The event raised $274,851.53 in 12 hours.
The university raised more than $334 million for student support.
Camp Kesem at University of Maryland and this university's chapter of College Mentors For Kids were among some of the programs that fundraised.
The fundraiser lasted 24 hours.
Academia has let its obsession with STEM and business go too far, and UMD is no exception.
The organization supports kids who have been affected by a parent or caregiver's cancer.
Students from every college at UMD have applied for the fund, said a coordinator.
MICA and this university’s diversity and inclusion office ran the event series.
Money is good, but action is better — Terp Thon needs a change.
Incumbent mayoral candidate Patrick Wojahn beat his nearest competitor by over $13,000.