Laurie Locascio, UMD's vice president for research, will head the group.
Gov. Larry Hogan said his wife, the country's first Korean American first lady, championed the operation.
Spring graduates and guests will also receive tickets to a football game on Sept. 12.
Ending the coronavirus crisis must involve addressing racial inequality.
Hogan needs to keep Maryland closed despite Trump's demands.
The University of Maryland School of Nursing in Baltimore is accelerating their program so students can join the workforce.
Maryland counties had already announced similar orders requiring face-coverings.
Along with other Big Ten university presidents, Loh has lobbied Congress for a higher education bailout.
Since January, students in these UMD classes have been studying the implications of public health crises. Then, one hit the U.S.
Women who are expecting during the pandemic face an extra layer of anxieties.