College Park Scholars

Congratulations to the 2015 Citation Award winners

Members of the Scholars community gathered in Oakland Hall to celebrate the College Park Scholars Citation Class of 2015 award winners on October 2.

Scholars Cup Raises Funds for 12 Charities

Scholars programs raise funds and earn participation points for a chance to win the Scholars Cup.

Latest Scholars News


Student Profile: Kofie Yeboah Launches Acclaimed College Sports Blog

Kofie Yeboah, a junior broadcast journalism major and Media Scholar alum, is the founder of acclaimed sports blog, The Left Bench
His freshman year, Kofie Yeboah was tired of writing about college sports. He and his friends sought an outlet to write about sports without being boxed into a specific category. Their idea evolved into the award-winning blog The Left Bench.


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Scholars Conference to Highlight Exceptional Capstone Projects

Scholars students present capstone projects during the 2015 College Park Scholars Academic Showcase
As a freshman in the Scholars Science, Technology and Society program, Ananth Srivatsan was awed by his classmates’ capstone projects – one that examined the science of an NBA jump-shot, another that explored Bitcoin’s effect on the economy, and dozens more that kept him thinking.



On Getting Trashed

For the first time in its 21-year history, College Park Scholars has chosen a theme for the academic year, the goal being to provide students in all 12 of our programs with a shared intellectual experience.


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Environmental Activism Panel Urges Students to Get Involved Now

Sacoby Wilson, assistant professor with the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health, talks with students about environmental justice on October 21 during “Environmental Activism: Justice, Media & Zero Waste” panel discussion.
College Park Scholars hosted “Environmental Activism: Justice, Media & Zero Waste”, a panel discussion featuring distinguished names in the field of environmental studies and waste management on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015.


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