Priest's research won her the George Polk award in technology reporting.
The theme for this year's month of events is "The Rest of Us."
The University currently provides Iftar dinners, as well as breakfast and dinner carry-out options.
The event featured fun games and activities for attendees to enjoy.
The space will feature housing as well as grocery and retail stores for the UMD and College Park community.
A special project exploring the challenges people with disabilities face at the University of Maryland.
The SGA also voted to hold omnibus meetings once every two years instead of annually.
The celebration featured showcases from UMD's different schools, as well as games, prizes, and activities.
Hodge will take over for the current vice president for university relations, Brodie Remington, on July 1.