Spotlights

Students
May 15, 2017
SPP student Bingying Wu came to UMD to be a part of something big. During her undergrad years at Beihang University in Beijing, China, Wu worked with the Association internationale des étudiants en sciences économiques et commerciales (AIESEC), a global, student-led nonprofit focused on student leadership development.
Students
November 03, 2016
Staying busy and engaged while pursuing a degree at the University of Maryland School of Public Policy is essential. Current student Whitney Dixon has managed to do both while earning a Master of Public Policy degree with a focus on international security and economic policy.
Students
May 19, 2016
Co-President of the University of Maryland School of Public Policy Student Government Association, Laura Krahl will be graduating this semester with a Master of Public Policy degree.
Students
May 17, 2016
When undergraduate student Katherine Romero was in high school she developed a passion for leadership. She continued that passion by participating in the University of Maryland School of Public Policy’s Public Leadership Program and Rawlings Undergraduate Leadership Fellows Program.
Students
May 10, 2016
Shannon Kennedy, a second-year student at the University of Maryland School of Public Policy, is earning a Master of Public Policy degree and specializing in environmental and energy policy and pursuing her passion for public service.
Students
February 16, 2016
Master of Public Policy (MPP) Candidate Cheryll-Ann Wilson Drakes was awarded the prestigious Alexander and Cleaver Fellowship this academic year at the University of Maryland School of Public Policy.
Students
January 29, 2016
Samantha Stein, a first-year student at the University of Maryland School of Public Policy came to UMD from Florida to fulfill her dream of moving Washington, D.C. to work for the government on international issues.
Students
October 01, 2015
Renato Barreda, a graduate from the University of Florida in Gainesville, came to the School of Public Policy with a passion for public policy and a desire to gain applicable knowledge to pursue a career with the federal government.