UMD: A Globally Connected University


UMD Study Concludes Parents Mixing Languages has No Impact on Children's Language Development

A UMD study has found that this “code-switching” has no impact on children’s language development in their home. 

UMD, Italy & MoonEx Join to Put New Laser-Reflecting Arrays on Moon

The partners said the new arrays will allow more accurate measurements.

Loh Pushes Partnerships with Asia

After university President Wallace Loh’s 10-day trip to Asia, the university beefed up its collaborations with...

UMD Students Receive Critical Language Scholarships to Pursue Studies Around the World

Ten University of Maryland students have received awards from the Critical Language Scholarships (CLS) Program.

Professors Celebrate 20 Years of ‘The Israeli Palestinian Experiment’

This summer marks the 20th anniversary of the popular and groundbreaking course GVPT309X/ISRL349X.

UMD Students Battle in IBM-Sponsored Computer Science Work

Three University of Maryland computer science graduate students competed in the Computer Science World Finals in Morocco. 

Style Star App Wins 2015 China Business Model Competition

A team of Smith School MBA students won the competition’s $3,000 top prize with a pitch for Style Star, a personal stylist mobile app.

Students Work to Make a Change Around the World

The University of Maryland School of Policy decided to encourage students to create social change globally by offering a new course this semester.

UMD Offers Diverse Study Abroad Options through Exchange Programs

In the past two years, Education Abroad has doubled the number of UMD students choosing an exchange program to study abroad.

The Nile Project Sparks Cultural Curiosity through Music

To encourage dialogue about sustainability in the Nile basin, Mina Girgis and Meklit Hadero founded The Nile Project.