Wing-a-Thon first place winners—Suck ’Em Dry— from the School of Dentistry ate 244 wings in 20 minutes. Held April 20 in the Southern Management Corporation (SMC) Campus Center, the charity buffalo wing eating contest encourages students from all University of Maryland, Baltimore and Shady Grove schools to participate. Proceeds go to the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center.
Calligrapher and painter Bertrand Mao is the spotlight artist for Asian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month at the SMC Campus Center. Born in the Jiangsu province of China, Mao has studied and practiced Chinese calligraphy and painting for over 60 years. Mao’s work consists of the traditional Chinese art forms of Shan-Shui painting, Chinese calligraphy, and the Four Gentlemen of Chinese brush painting. Displayed on the Campus Center’s second floor, the exhibit runs through May.