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What is TerrapinSTRONG?

TerrapinSTRONG is a shared vision and values for the entire campus community. All new faculty, staff and students participate in the TerrapinSTRONG onboarding course, as well as TerrapinSTRONG onboarding initiatives within their division/college/school. These onboarding experiences are just the first step to creating an inclusive campus. The TerrapinSTRONG vision is the shared understanding from which we work to improve the sense of community, connection and inclusion on our campus.

TerrapinSTRONG Vision

The University of Maryland strives to create an inclusive environment where every member of our community feels that they belong and are empowered to reach their full potential.

Shared Values

TerrapinSTRONG is grounded in a set of shared values that connects all University of Maryland community members. We aspire to become a community that is:

TerrapinSTRONG Onboarding Logistics

Onboarding Goals, Course Content and Information

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About TerrapinSTRONG

Why TerrapinSTRONG was started by President Pines and its history.

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TerrapinSTRONG Across Campus

Representatives and Current Initiatives

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