Maryland Global News
"I was put into this new environment with a different culture and I loved it. It was so interesting to be able to live there and see the culture of the people both physically represented and through the surroundings in terms of architecture and deliberate choices for academics and such."
Tetiana Tytko, president of the UMD Ukrainian Student Association, shares her experiences in watching the Russian invasion of Ukraine unfold from the U.S.
Xinyu Zhai, coordinator for the Language Partner Program at UMD, shares the value of second language acquisition as it relates to community building on campus.
Exchange Student and Cellist Clémence Pautrat Finds Passion-Driven Community in the University Orchestra
French exchange student, Clémence Pautrat, shares her experience finding community in the U.S. through the University Orchestra.