November 11, 2017
The State of Hispanic Race and Ethnicity: Census 2020 Changes and Implications for Addressing Social Inequalities
November 10, 2017
The international graduate student community is an integral part of our academic community here on campus. The University of Maryland, College Park is home to approximately 3,300 international graduate students representing over 120 countries. For this reason, the Graduate School has been sponsoring an annual International Graduate Student Thanksgiving Dinner, both to celebrate this critical constituency but also to build community.
October 30, 2017
Doctoral candidate Samuel Ramsey has been named both the Judge’s First Place and People’s Choice award winners in the annual Three Minute Thesis (3MT) contest, sponsored by
October 16, 2017
Making Interventions Symposium
October 8, 2017
Samuel Ramsey, a PhD candidate in entomology, is the University of Maryland’s representative in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, sponsored by
September 21, 2017
The Graduate School hosted a networking event for new international graduate students on September 20. Hosted by Interim Dean Jeffrey Franke, and attended by various support services across the campus, the program offered an opportunity for international graduate students to build connections.
September 18, 2017
This doesn’t mean your 7-year old runs the GC Mass Spec while you titrate. Or, that your partner writes your dissertation manuscript. What it means is that families can take an active role in collaborating with their graduate students through the challenges of graduate study, especially at the doctoral level.
September 17, 2017
Since the Smithsonian’s Big Ten Academic Alliance Fellowship (BTAA/SI) was conceived in 2012, 40 of these prestigious fellowships have been awarded.
September 14, 2017
The University of Maryland will be observing National Postdoc Appreciation Week (NPAW) next week, September 18-22, 2017, to recognize the significant contributions that UMD’s more than 500 postdoctoral scholars make to research and discovery throughout the university.
September 11, 2017
The Graduate School hosted Orientation on August 21, for about 1650 graduate students, 200 more than in previous years. In attendance was President Wallace D. Loh, who gave a heartfelt and inspiring message to a large crowd gathered in Stamp Union while also mingling with students throughout the day.