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Smart Commute Success Story: Biking to Work, Oh Deer!

Students
Sustainable Transportation
Faculty and Staff
Cate Barger's drive from Mt. Rainier to UMD was only about six miles, but traffic made her commute feel much longer. In August 2018, Cate got the jumpstart she needed to switch to biking full time—burning 56,400 calories, saving more than $1,500 and seeing more deer than she expected in the process!

Will You Stand Up For Me?

Students
Faculty and Staff
Shuttle-UM
You may not realize it, but someone may need a seat on Shuttle-UM more than you. Not all disabilities can be discerned by a person’s use of assistive equipment.