College Park in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Class of 2002
Senior Class Gift
— Moments in Time: A Milestone Year —
Senior Class Gift
University of Maryland
Moments In Time:
A Milestone Year
"If you can meet with triumph and disaster
And treat those two imposters just the same;
If you can fill the unforgiving minute
With sixty seconds' worth of distance run,
Yours is the Earth and everything that's in it."
excerpt from Rudyard Kipling's poem "If"
Terror strikes World Trade Center, Pentagon, and Shanksville, PA
Memorial vigil on McKeldin Mall
Tornado tears through campus
Opening of the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
Women's field hockey wins ACC Championship
Terps Football claims ACC title
Nelson Mandela speaks in Cole Field House
"Tears of sadness for the tragedies we suffered this year were followed by tears of joy as
Terps Football competes in Orange Bowl
Winter Olympics open in Salt Lake City
Men's Basketball wins ACCC title in final game at Cole Field House
Men's Basketball claims first National Championship
Annual Calvert Cotillion
Annual Maryland Day
"It was not the lessons that we were taught while we were here, but rather the experiences we shared — from the everyday events to the monumental occurrences which changed our world — that have pushed us into our future." - Kerri Owen, Class of 2002
Stamp Student Union's Hoff Theater reopens
Opening of Comcast Center with Midnight Madness
U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan speaks in Cole Field House
Men's Soccer claims ACC title
"Looking back on this milestone year, I realize with sadness that innocence has been lost: my country's
Erected by University of Maryland.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Disasters • Education • Sports. A significant historical date for this entry is September 11, 2002.
Location. 38° 58.982′ N, 76° 56.445′ W. Marker is in College Park, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker can be reached from Regents Drive south of Chapel Lane, on the left when traveling north. On the grounds of the University of Maryland-College Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7660 Regents Drive, College Park MD 20742, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington Quad Renovation (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Calvert Hall (about 400 feet away); Vietnam War Memorial (about 400 feet away); University of Maryland Memorial Chapel (about 400 feet away); Architectural History of the Maryland Agricultural College (about 800 feet away); "The University of Maryland Is Deeply Rooted in History" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blair Lee IIIWoods Hall Rain Garden (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in College Park.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 6, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 16, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 116 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on April 27, 2019, by Andy P of Ellicott City, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 16, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.