Office of the President

Op/Ed: Seizing First Impressions (Inside Higher Ed)

Originally appeared in Inside Higher Ed

By Darryll J. Pines

President Pines made it a priority on his first day as the current president of our university to find a way for new Terps to know what being a Terrapin means from day one, no experience required. And through our work over the past year, we’ve determined that a critical part of this goal lies in first impressions.