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MPM Alumnus Marcelo Cima Takes His Career Around the World

A degree from the University of Maryland School of Public Policy can take alumni around the state, the country and the world. Marcelo Cima, permanent representative of Argentina to the United Nations Office at Geneva, uses the education he received at the School of Public Policy to be successful in his career abroad.
Cima graduated from the Master of Public Management program at SPP. He has spoken with prospective students from Argentina on several occasions since graduating.

SPP Alumna Gained Valuable Experience Outside of the Classroom to Advance Her Career

Some University of Maryland School of Public Policy students decide to earn two degrees instead of just one. Veena Thangavelu completed her Master of Public Policy degree at the School of Public Policy in May 2015 and is currently working on completing her Master of Business Administration as part of the dual MPP/MBA program with the Robert H. Smith School of Business. She works as an analyst at the State Department covering human rights in South and Central Asia.