UMD: A Globally Connected University



IMF’s Christine Lagarde Talks Emerging Markets, International Economy

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde spoke about international economics Thursday morning at the University of Maryland.

UMD PhD Alum Is 2016's Black Engineer Of The Year

Jones regularly was tasked with presenting intelligence assessments of Third World countries' developing ballistic-missile capabilities to national policymakers.

First University-Sponsored Phillips Collection Exhibition Opens

The Phillips Collection opened today its first university-sponsored exhibition since the two partnered in October.

Prof: Maryland Residents Not At Significant Risk For Zika Virus

Maryland residents are at a very low risk of contracting Zika virus because of the colder climate, a University of Maryland School of Medicine professor said.

Hillel’s R. Buckholtz Leads Discussion On Gift-Giving At Belated Tu B’Shevat seder

Rather than discussing how God led the Hebrews out of slavery in Egypt, it is customary on Tu B’Shevat to celebrate ‘the new year of the trees.’

Iranians Strongly Support Rouhani and His Growing International Engagement But Retain a Negative and Wary Stance Toward US

A new University of Maryland survey of the Iranian public finds that that nearly 8 in 10 Iranians say they have a favorable opinion of Rouhani. 

UMD Scientists Turn Leaves into Batteries

One of the lead authors of the paper, Li is a member of the faculty at the National Center for Nanoscience and Technology in Beijing, China.

Are International Students In The Classroom a Win-Win?

Who wins by adding international students to the classroom?

Improving And Expanding A Winery

IPAN is working with International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), Baltimore, MD, to expand the Velika Hoča winery in western Kosovo.

First-Year Student Came To SPP With Deep Interest In International News And Foreign Affairs

Stein was able to explore her fascination with the international world while in college at Florida State University. She traveled to Valencia, Spain.