Letter O

Tom McMillen meets President Nixon Olympians — A number of athletes from the University of Maryland have participated in the Olympics, including:

  • Nataly Arias, 2012, women's soccer (Colombian team)
  • Desmond Armstrong, 1988 and 1992, men's soccer
  • Bjorn Anderson, 1960, pole vault (Danish team)
  • Vicky Bullett, 1988 (gold medalist) and 1992 (bronze medalist), basketball
  • Danny Califf, 2000, men's soccer
  • Kem Clark, 1948, canoeing
  • Carin Cone, 1956, swimming (Australian team), silver medalist in the 100 meter backstroke
  • Mark Coogan, 1996, marathon
  • Arthur E. Cook, Jr., 1948 (gold medalist), shooting
  • Vernon Davis, 2010, curling, honorary captain
  • Dominique Dawes, 1996 and 2000, gymnastics; bronze medalist in floor excercise and a team gold medal in all-around competition in 1996
  • Maurice Edu, 2008, men's soccer
  • John Eiseman, 1948, canoeing
  • Ernie Fisher, 1956, wrestling
  • Paula Girven, 1976, high jumping
  • Lea Hakala, 1984, basketball (Finnish team)
  • Erika Hansen, 1988 and 1992, swimming (5-time U.S. National Champion, assistant swimming coach 2004-present)
  • Tara Heiss, 1980, basketball
  • Kelli Hill, 2000 and 2004, gymnastics (head coach)
  • Tom Horton, 1948, canoeing
  • Ekene Ibekwe, 2012, men's basketball (Nigerian team)
  • Sarunas Jasikevicius, 2000 (bronze medalist), 2004, 2008, and 2012, men's basketball (Lithuanian team)
  • Katie Kauffman-Beach, 1996, field hockey
  • Kris Kirchner, 1980, basketball
  • Irene Knox, 1932, shooting
  • Howard B. Labow, 2000, fencing coach (Israeli team)
  • John Maddocks, 1984, sailing (British team)
  • Kerry McCoy, 2000 and 2004, wrestling
  • Tom McMillen, 1972 (silver medalist), basketball
  • Missy Meharg, 1996, field hockey (coach)
  • Linda Murray, 1972, kayaking; Linda Murray Dragan, 1976 and 1980, kayaking
  • Renaldo Nehemiah, 1980, track
  • Katie O'Donnell, 2012, field hockey
  • Jasmina Perazic, 1984, basketball (Yugoslavian team)
  • Lauren Powley, 2008, field hockey
  • Dina Rizzo, 2008, field hockey
  • Robbie Rogers, 2008, men's soccer
  • Chris Seitz, 2008, men's soccer
  • Steve Sheppard, 1976 (gold medalist), basketball
  • Sara Silvetti, 2008, field hockey (alternate)
  • Keli Smith, 2008 and 2012, field hockey
  • Todd Sweeris, 1996 and 2000, table tennis
  • Andrew Valmon, 1988 (gold medalist), 1992 (gold medalist), and 2012 (coach) track
  • Charles "Buck" Williams, 1980, basketball

OMSE — See Multi-Ethnic Student Education, Office of

Online catalog — The University of Maryland Libraries dedicated the first version of the online catalog of their holdings, created by a vendor named Geac, in April 1987.

Oscar winners — See Academy Award winners

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