Spotlights

Alumni
November 16, 2016
Lifelong Marylander and UMD School of Public Policy alumnus Andrew Smarick was recently elected as president of the Maryland State Board of Education.
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.
Alumni
October 24, 2016
School of Public Policy alumna Dannielle Glaros currently serves as co-chair of the Prince George’s County Council, and she credits part of her success to her education at SPP.
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.
Faculty
February 18, 2016
In 1981, the University of Maryland School of Public Policy was established with less than 10 faculty members, including Distinguished University Professor Allen Schick.
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.