UMD: A Globally Connected University


Alumna Impacts U.S. Foreign Policy from Abroad

Alumna Ruby Marcelo ’07 is currently working for the U.S. Department of State as vice counsel at the U.S. Consulate Nuevo Laredo, Mexico.

Latin America Water Security Depends On Curbing Use By Agriculture - Experts

Countries in Latin America and the Caribbean must rein in their thirsty agriculture sector to ensure water security.

School Internationalisation: Whose Opportunity?

Until recently internationalisation has been primarily identified with higher education, even though there is a general recognition.

US Embassy in Cuba Formally Reopens: 'A Day for Pushing Aside Old Barriers'

John Kerry formally reopened the US embassy in Cuba with a flag-raising ceremony on Friday.

Places Terps Go

UMD faculty and students are hiking, discovering and researching across the globe.

Increasing Demand for International Students Calls for Career Services Improvements

Chinese students by far lead the pack when it comes to total international students.

Overseas Study Not Just for China’s Privileged, Study Finds

Nearly two-thirds of Chinese parents interested in sending their children abroad to study are in middle or senior management.

US State Department Endorses “Education Diplomacy”

Last year the inbound number of foreign students in the US reached a record high of 880,000 , up 8% on 2013.

How My Internship in India Gave Me The Real World Work Experience I Was Looking For

Throughout my life, travel has always been extremely important to me. It is where I most frequently push myself past my boundaries, discover, and grow.

IIE launches Initiative to Increase Collaboration Between US and Iran

The Institute of International Education has launched a new initiative to reinvigorate collaborations between universities in the US and Iran.