UMD: A Globally Connected University
The University of Maryland’s Global Semester in Washington, D.C. Program is busy making connections and fostering relationships.
PHWB, a UMD student organization in the School of Public Health, sent two teams to Ethiopia and Peru to partner with local communities.
UMD has been ranked No. 18 in the Peace Corps’ annual list of the top volunteer-producing colleges in the large school category.
2012 Patterson Lecture in Historic Preservation led Kateryna Goncharova to seek Fulbright at UMD to study.
A University of Maryland delegation, led by Dr. Paula Beckman, lived in Cacahuatal with subsistence farm families while working in an education center.
Koziarski and roughly 40 other students stayed in a “camp” composed of cabins, a classroom, a library, and a dining hall.
UMD senior Sarah Lord joined Professor Jessica Goldberg and her collaborators last summer in Malawi to help conduct research.
Professor Carl Lejuez's pioneering mental health treatment methods are being used to help victims of systematic violence and trauma in Kurdistan, Northern Iraq.