UMD: A Globally Connected University



The University of Ulster (ULSTER) and the University of Maryland (UMD) announce a new program to support joint research collaboration.

Why a Global Education Doesn’t Have to Mean Going Abroad

Do students need a passport to get a global experience?

Outsourcing Manufacturing To China Results In High CO2 Emissions

It is evident that manufacturing goods in China and shipping them to developed countries has real-world consequences.

What If You Developed a Way to Save Thousands of Lives—and No One Was Interested?

In a small, impoverished village south of the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka, a woman was lugging a heavy jug of water home.

2015 Study Abroad Fair Brings Together Globally-Minded Terps

On Thursday, September 10, the 2015 Study Abroad Fair filled the Grand Ballroom of Stamp Student Union with student and faculty representatives from across the globe.

Follow the Office of International Affairs On Twitter!

Follow the @OIA_UMD on Twitter for a chance to win some neat prizes!

UMD Forest-Mapping Instrument for Space Station Passes Major Milestone

A laser-based instrument for mapping the 3-D structure of Earth’s forests has passed a major milestone.

University of Maryland Continues to Make Strides as National Leader in Diversity and Inclusion

The University of Maryland continues to be a higher education leader in the areas of diversity and inclusion.

'Passport Day' A Huge Hit At Study Abroad Fair

The Study Abroad Fair was quite the hit this year. Many students expressed interest in studying abroad and crowded Adele Stamp Student Union with curiosity.

UMD Professor Named Co-Chair of National Survey for Earth Observation Priorities

Antonio Busalacchi, professor of atmospheric and oceanic science at UMD, has been appointed co-chair of the National Academies survey.