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A Puzzling Secret Identity

New Graduate School Dean Spells Out How He’s Written 2 Books on Acrostics
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Accomplished SPH Administrator to Lead Graduate School

Kinesiology Professor Stephen Roth Expanded Programs, Enrollment in Public Health
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U.S. News Ranks UMD Graduate Programs Highly

More Than 50 Schools and Specialties Earn Top 25 Spots Nationwide
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News Articles

  • Commitment to Diversity

    Ranked first among the Association of American Universities in the number of doctoral degrees conferred to African-American students in 2013, UMD is committed to fostering a supportive environment for all graduate students, including those from underserved and underrepresented populations.

  • UMD and UCC Doctoral Students Collaborate on Frederick Douglass

    What do Talbot County, Maryland, and County Cork, Ireland have in common? Frederick Douglass, the distinguished nineteenth-century writer, orator, and major figure in abolition and emancipation in the United States and abroad. Born into slavery on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Douglass travelled and spoke widely on Emancipation in the US and Home Rule in Ireland. 

  • UMD Doctoral Student Wins First Place and People’s Choice Award in International Thesis Competition

    Contact: Niambi Wilder Winter,, 301-405-0763 Video Link

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