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A conversation with 2017 Sendak Fellowship winner Rashin Kheiriyeh

Rashin Kheiriyeh, who teaches drawing at the UMD School of Art, is an award-winning artist, illustrator and wri

Roshan Institute Digital Studies Program has global implications for Persian Literature

Among the earliest and most consistent academic advocates for the digital revolution have been scholars in the Humanities.  The latest example is the Per

UMD Among Peace Corps’ Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges

UMD is ranked #15 among large schools on the Peace Corp's 2017 Top Volunteer-producing Colleges and Universities list, with 42 alumni currently volunteering worldwide.

Global/Federal Fellows Program

Global/Federal Fellows Program- Great for Students Interested in International Affairs. Apply now.

UMD jumps three spots to number 40 in US News Best Global Universities

The University of Maryland ranks No. 40 in the U.S. News & World Report Best Global Universities rankings, which evaluates 1,000 universities across 65 countries.

UMD College Park ranked 33 in US, 67 in world, according to Times Higher Education Supplement

University of Maryland was ranked 67th in the world out of 980 surveyed institutions, according to the latest listing released by the Times Higher Education Supp

Six of seven US Nobel laureates this year are foreign born professors

Of the seven US winners of the Nobel Prize so far this year, six are foreign born professors at US universities. 

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.

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.

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