UMD: A Globally Connected University


New Global Health Course in Partnership with Independent University in Bangladesh

The course, Addressing Pressing Global and Environmental Public Health Challenges in Bangladesh, will be developed and implemented from 2016-18.

2015 Maryland Social Entrepreneur Corps Forum

Students shared their experience at the Maryland Social Entrepreneurship Corp (MSEC) Forum on October 20th.

Students Start Viet Nam Medical Assistance Program Branch at UMD

Duyhoang Dinh was encouraged to start a branch of VNMAP at the University of Maryland.

UMD Grunig Gala Discusses Public-Relations Failure in Ebola Crisis

Kathy Lewton shared her expert view on the public-relations response to the deadly outbreak.

UMD Hosts Third Annual Rise Above '-Isms' Week

More than 100 students, staff and faculty attended the Office of Diversity and Inclusion’s “I Too Am Maryland” program.

Quotes from Students at the Around the World Film Festival

Earlier this month, students got to experience 10 short films in 10 different languages.

The Future Of Gobal Education Relies On Better Internet Access

"What really works is giving an opportunity to girls…pushing for every single girl to have access to education."

Doctoral Student Represents UMD in International Three-Minute Thesis Competition

The University held an internal competition this past summer and chose Carly as the winner.

Education Is The Key To All Global Development Goals

UNESCO estimates 124 Million children are currently not in school.

World Teachers' Day: 5 Quick Ways To Help Global Education

Are you up for doing a little something this World Teachers' Day to make a big difference to education around the world?