Alumnus Connie Chung went on to receive a degree in journalism at the University of Maryland, College Park in 1969. Knight Hall Dedication - Dr. Mote and Connie Chung by merrill.college_umd, via Flickr
Statue of Famous Alum Jim Henson with Kermit outside the Stamp Student Union on the University of Maryland campus
McKeldin Mall fountain at University of Maryland. This 16 feet by 250 feet fountain honors members of the campus chapter of the Omicron Delta Kappa honor society. Each fountain tier represents one of the leadership qualities found in ODK members. Engravings around the fountain include quotations from Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Martin Luther King, Jr., the symbol of ODK, and a listing of fraternity members from the university.
Gary Williams '68-Distinguished Alumnus Award at the 12th Annual University of Maryland Alumni Association Awards Gala '12: He brought recognition as a Terp athlete and a basketball head coach. Earned 3 ACC titles, 7 Sweet Sixteens, National Championship in 2002, and National Coach of the Year in 2002. As part of the Maryland Alumni Association Hall of Fame, he works for philanthropic causes. As co-chair for Great Expectations, he helped raise over 240 million dollars for scholarships at UMD.
Eddie Frederick '03- Outstanding Young Alumnus Award at the Twelfth Annual University of Maryland Alumni Association Awards Gala '12: Eddie helped to launch LivingSocial, an Internet-based international social buying company. Growing rapidly, LivingSocial investors currently value the company at 3 billion dollars. The company is projected to earn in excess of 5 million dollars in revenue in 2011 nearly doubling its market presence.