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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.

UMD Geographical Sciences Faculty Is First U.S. Winner Of International Prize

APEC recently recognised UMD Prof. Inbal Becker-Reshef as the U.S. nominee for the prestigious Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education (ASPIRE) award.

Teaching Global Children's Literature: What to Read and How to Read

Teachers have the great responsibility of selecting children's books for particular classrooms that serve particular cultural communities. 

Family Science alumnae compete in Rio Olympics

Both Witmer and Bam were members of the U.S. team at the 2015 Pan-American Games. 

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