February 5, 2019
Dean Fetter's testimony on HB 270, submitted February 5, 2019
Written testimony on HB 270
January 31, 2019
In 2003, Pattie Yu went to China after a second heart surgery to trace her father’s humble roots. Sitting on two-by-fours in a dirt-floor house in Hangzhou, “I felt incredibly grateful and grounded. And there, we paid homage to my grandparents,” says public relations expert Pattie Yu (’81 MA, Communication).
January 28, 2019
By Matthew Aruch, Janet Chernela, Emily Colón, Katie Murtough, and Alison Thieme
January 28, 2019
Mike Galczynski has three passions: teaching, baking and traveling. Somehow, he has found a way to satisfy all three through his academic and professional pursuits. As an engineer and science education doctoral student, he teaches innovative engineering courses to undergraduates at UMD, including ones in Greece and Iceland last year.
January 27, 2019
Though the Sea Beach of Andhra Pradesh is more than 4 hours from Hyderabad, India, the city is known for its pearls thanks to the Nizam and Qutb Shahi rulers’ great fondness for these rare jewels. Today, this metropolis of more than 8 million, is home to Google’s India headquarters and the Golconda Fort, one of India’s many architectural wonders.
December 13, 2018
This year’s holiday greetings from the Graduate School will have a unique tie to the university, thanks to the winners of the Graduate School’s holiday card contest.
December 12, 2018
The Graduate School held its first-ever Candidacy Tea for doctoral students last week. The occasion celebrated the achievement to candidacy for over 300 graduate students who reached this milestone between June 1 and November 1 of this year. The event was attended by about 40 graduate students, their advisors and deans.
December 10, 2018
Invest in Your Future: A Graduate School Success Symposium January 24, 2019 9 am-4 pm Edward St. John Learning Center
Registration opens: December 12thLast day to cancel for a full refund: January 18th Deposit: $20 (This event is free, but a deposit is required to register. The Graduate School will initiate the process for returning deposits to all attendees within 5-7 business days after the event.)
November 30, 2018
There is usually a great story behind a splendid wine. Take Ágoston Haraszthy, the flamboyant Hungarian entrepreneuer who came to the United States in 1840 to try his fortune. Besides founding a town, producing bricks, running a farm and steamboat, he planted grapes in Wisconsin, then established California’s Buena Vista winery.