UMD: A Globally Connected University


Bahá’í Chair 2014 Lecture to Feature Award-Winning Filmmaker Lisa F. Jackson

Documentary on rape in the war zones of Democratic Republic of the Congo won Sundance Prize, two Emmy nominations.

Institute for International Education Delegation Visit (10/14) / 国际访问者领导项目代表团完成了参观访问

The Institute for International Education, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program, coordinated a short, yet enriching...

Journalism Welcomes 2014-2015 Hubert H. Humphrey International Fellows

Journalists from 11 countries will spend the year at UMD on annual program of research and study.

GEOG Develops New Instrument to Monitor Global Forests

A partnership with NASA Goddard Space Flight Center will allow three-dimensional mapping of the Earth's landcover.

Public Policy Welcomes Distinguished Indian Diplomat as Visiting Professor

Ambassador Pradeep Kumar Kapur will share foreign relations experience gained during diplomatic career.

Cross Campus Coalition Welcomes Distinguished Visitors to Examine "Health Across Borders"

Center for the History of the New America, Center for Health Equity, and nine other UMD units welcome former surgeon general and a dozen other speakers.

UMD Teams with U of Tehran to Survey Iranian Public Opinion

Survey finds public open to a deal on nuclear program, but with reservations.

Linguists Redefine Meaning of "International Workshop" at MD Study Centre at Kiplin Hall, UK

UMD Prof. Colin Phillips gathered a group of his former students at the Maryland Study Centre at Kiplin Hall, UK for a uniquely productive workshop.

UMD Collaborative Analysis Reveals Massive Global Forest Degradation Since 2000

New analysis and maps reveal the alarming speed at which the world’s largest forest wildernesses are being degraded

UMD Faculty Member Wins Top Award from USDA for Afghanistan Project

UMD's James Hanson (AREC) is part of a multi-campus team tapped for the Secretary’s Honor Award.