UMD: A Globally Connected University



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?

UMD Climbs World Higher Education Rankings

The University of Maryland climbed world higher education rankings, rising to No. 41.

Diplomacy Expert Delivers Lecture on Middle Eastern Affairs

William Burns looked back on years of fragility and instability of the Middle East and the United States’ relationship during his visit to this 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.