UMD: A Globally Connected University


Global Medical Brigades Inspire in Central America

UMD's student chapter of the international organization, Global Medical Brigades, has been traveling internationally for years.

AGNR Doubles Down on China 2+2 Programs

AGNR recently announced an expansion of its “2+2” portfolio, involving new partners and topics of study.

Smith Students Spark Entrepreneurship

ChangeTheWorld strives to prepare students to make socially, economically, and environmentally better decisions

Peace Corps Leads to Public Policy for Current SPP Student

“During my Peace Corps service I was working as a health extension officer in a remote village in Tanzania"

UMD Students Travel to Ethiopia to Study Development and the Political Economy of Africa

For the first time, the School of Public Policy took students to Ethiopia for a two-week study abroad course.

Student Dispatches From Delhi

Students from the University of Maryland School of Public Policy are in Delhi, India, this month gaining hands-on international experience.

University of Maryland to Jointly Host Climate Action 2016

UMD announced a landmark event with its co-hosting of Climate Action 2016.

Community Garden Gets Refugees Growing

The Field of Greens program provides 51 plots for local refugee families to grow and harvest their own food.

NAFSA To Support US-Cuba Mobility, Partnerships

NAFSA has launched an initiative to build academic relationships and student mobility between the two countries.

Climate Change In Our Backyard: Warming Of Indian Ocean Threatens Fish Catch

University of Maryland researchers participated in the study.