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China’s Economic Growth Diminishing its Water Supply

UMD Professor Klaus Hubacek and a team of international researchers have published new findings outlining the alarming future of China’s water supply. 

Researcher Demonstrates Link Between Urbanization and Reduced Global Energy Use

A new study led in the U.S. by UMD suggests that urban planning and transport policies can limit the future increase in cities’ energy use by about one-quarter.

UMD's Office of International Affairs attends high-level talks in China

University of Maryland attended high-level talks with China's State Administration of Foreign Expert Affairs (SAFEA).

Conservation Targeting Tigers Pushes Leopards to Change

The study is the first of its kind to look at how leopards respond to the presence of both tigers and humans simultaneously.

UMD Program Shares National Award for Work in Afghanistan

UMD faculty members were part of a team honored with a prestigious award from the USDA.

UMD Senior Receives Prestigious Rhodes Scholarship

UMD senior Fang Cao has been named a Rhodes Scholar, winning the world’s oldest and most prestigious award for international study.

10 UMD Students Receive Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Congratulations to the following 10 UMD students who were awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for spring 2015!

Nathaniel Ahrens: A Long Resume and Early Ties with China

Nathaniel Ahrens has a long resume for a 40-year-old, covering more than a dozen companies and institutions in the business and academic world, all related to China.

University of Maryland Students Win Gold in International Genetically Engineered Machine Competition

UMD earned a gold medal in the International Genetically Engineered Machine competition held in Boston from Oct. 30 to Nov. 3, 2014.

UMD Researchers Receive $2.5m Grant to Study Link Between Aid and Conflict

New research at the University of Maryland seeks to better understand the relationship between aid and conflict.