UMD: A Globally Connected University


GoAbroad Awards Reward Innovation in International Ed

LGBTQ ally training, emergency scholar funds and sending a US university mascot “across the pond” were some of the initiatives that were celebrated. 

Asia Society Global Education Efforts and Chinese Language Initiatives Recognized at U.S.-China Dialogue in Beijing

Asia Society’s work in global education was recognized this week at the annual U.S.-China Consultation.

Personal Touch Key to Recruiting Indian Undergrads

Demand for international Indian undergraduate study is now growing.

Education Reform in India: Capturing the 'Demographic Dividend'

India's population is growing younger: by 2020 the average age will be 29.

'Universities in a Dangerous World'

The biennial Scholars at Risk gathering focuses on threats to scholars and academic values globally. 

International Students Are Worth More Than Their Tuition Fees

A strong international presence on campus is worth more than money in the bank. 

US-China 100,000 Strong Foundation Rebrands

The 100,000 Strong Foundation, set up to enhance relations between the US and China, has this week rebranded. 

NAFSA: International Educators Told to Combat ‘Unwelcoming Rhetoric’

The international education community has a vital role to play in promoting the values of openness and inclusion. 

Student Visa Fraud: Universities and Governments ‘Must Be Proactive’

Canada’s provincial system ‘allows more room for corruption’, says OBHE researcher. 

Prioritise International Education, NAFSA Urges Presidential Hopefuls

NAFSA’s board of directors has urged presidential hopefuls to create a “more welcoming and globally engaged United States”.