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UMD Geographical Sciences Faculty Is First U.S. Winner Of International Prize

APEC recently recognised UMD Prof. Inbal Becker-Reshef as the U.S. nominee for the prestigious Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education (ASPIRE) award.

Mandela Fellow Making a Difference in Africa and at UMD

Founded in 2014 under President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), the Mandela Washington Fellowship is a flagship program that aims to empower young Africans.

UMD Professors Reflect On New Opportunities With Cuba

As relations between U.S. & Cuba move towards normalization, a significant area for cultural understanding & building long term ties may come through education.

UMD and Al-Nahrain University Faculty and Students Team Up for Design Project

The concerns of an Iraqi-American architect based in D.C. have sparked a growing collaboration between UMD and their counterparts at a leading Iraqi university.

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