February 17, 2017
The Graduate School will host a Thesis & Dissertation Retreat during spring break, from March 22-24, 2017, to support students working on extended writing projects.
February 16, 2017
On January 18, the Graduate School hosted its first daylong event focusing on graduate student success. Drawing approximately 90 graduate students and postdocs, this event, “Invest in Your Future: A Graduate School Success Symposium,” featured an entire day of workshops on a variety of topics, including career development, funding, writing and research, and time and stress management.
February 7, 2017
The University of Maryland provides a positive overall experience for international graduate students, according to a study administered by the Graduate School in Fall 2016. 79% of the respondents felt their overall experience at the University of Maryland has been satisfactory and 84% would recommend UMD to others.
February 4, 2017
February 2, 2017
The Graduate School again will provide in-person income-tax preparation services for graduate students. In-person income-tax preparation assistance will be provided to graduate students between mid-March and mid-April in 5101F McKeldin (Graduate Student Multi-Purpose Room).
February 2, 2017
The Graduate School at the University of Maryland, Baltimore and PROMISE Program are sponsoring a Professional Development Workshop: Critical Transferable Skills for the 21st Century STEM Professional on February 14, 2017 that is open to UMD graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.
February 1, 2017
A statement from President Loh on President Trump's January 27 executive order.
January 24, 2017
Each spring the University of Maryland celebrates graduate students who have made outstanding contributions to the University community in the areas of service, involvement, leadership, and scholarship. I invite you to nominate a graduate student for the 2016-2017 Graduate Student Distinguished Service Award. The award will be presented on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at the University Student Leadership Awards Program hosted by the Adele H. Stamp Student Union – Center for Campus Life and Omicron Delta Kappa.
January 20, 2017
The Graduate Student Multipurpose Room in McKeldin Library is relocating to the 5th floor, and will re-open in February. Please excuse the inconvenience.
December 15, 2016
Ready to jump start your goals for next year? Need some help figuring out your next steps in your academic or professional journey? Join the Graduate School on January 18, 2017 in Stamp Student Union for a day of networking and interactive, hands-on sessions to help you achieve your goals!
All graduate students, especially doctoral students, and postdoctoral research associates are invited. Topics covered include writing, finding funding, job search, work-life balance, and more!