• Join the UMB Writing Center, Center for Glboal Education Initiatives and Office of International Services for Perspective in Health, Law and Human Services: Indigenous Languages and Cultures in Our Practice. Click on the image for more information and the RSVP link.

    Join the UMB Writing Center, Center for Glboal Education Initiatives and Office of International Services for Perspective in Health, Law and Human Services: Indigenous Languages and Cultures in Our Practice. Click on the image for more information and the RSVP link.

  • Summer 2020 Global Grant Programs

    The Center for Global Education Initiatives is pleased to announce six global grant programs for Summer 2020.  Click our logo for the announcement.

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    Our new UMB Global Newsletter is here!

     

    Click on the design to subscribe for our newsletter to follow global news and events.

  • Congratulations 2019 GLOBALtimore Fellows!

    Click on photo for more info about the fellows and the side tab for Curricular Internationalization

  • Global Health Summit

    The Center for Global Education Initiatives was delighted to host the UMB Global Health Summit.  The summit brought together researchers, practitioners, and interprofessional teams that shared their work and engaged in discussions about potential collaborations and project ideas.  Please, click the picture for the summit agenda and photos.

  • Dr. Tanya Sharpe, Associate Professor, Factor-Inwentash Endowed Chair in Social Work at University of Tornoto (on screen) joined Professor Mike Hardy (left) Executive Director of the Coventry University Centre for Trust, Pace and Social Relations, Toby Guerin (Maryland Carey Law), Virginia Rowthorn (CGEI), and Dr. Flav Lilly (Senior Associate Dean, Graduate School) to continue discussions on a joint degree started when UMB hosted RISING Baltimore. Click on photo for more information.

    Dr. Tanya Sharpe, Associate Professor, Factor-Inwentash Endowed Chair in Social Work at University of Tornoto (on screen) joined Professor Mike Hardy (left) Executive Director of the Coventry University Centre for Trust, Pace and Social Relations, Toby Guerin (Maryland Carey Law), Virginia Rowthorn (CGEI), and Dr. Flav Lilly (Senior Associate Dean, Graduate School) to continue discussions on a joint degree started when UMB hosted RISING Baltimore. Click on photo for more information.

  • President Perman and Dr. Roger Ward announced the ACE Internationalization Lab in a launch meeting with the Center for Global Education Initiatives and UMB Internationalization Lab Teams

    President Perman and Dr. Roger Ward announced the ACE Internationalization Lab in a launch meeting with the Center for Global Education Initiatives and UMB Internationalization Lab Teams

  • International SOS

    Register with International SOS before leaving on your trip. This is the University of Maryland, Baltimore's resource to provide medical assistance, international health care, and security services while you are traveling overseas. Its Assistance Center is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Download the International SOS app to your phone; it will give you the quickest way to access services if you need them during your travels. 

The University of Maryland Center for Global Education Initiatives (CGEI) is the campus hub for interprofessional global health and education.  CGEI supports the university's mission to improve the human condition globally through teaching, research, and service.  CGEI accomplishes its mission by supporting the individual schools on campus with their global activities as well as supporting serval innovative programs open to students and faculty from all schools - including our Interprofessonal Grant Program, the GLOBALtimore Fellows program, and the President's Interprofessional Technical Assitance Program (coming soon).  These hallmark programs support creative faculty scholarship, curricular innovation, and global education.  CGEI also hosts the UMB Global Newsletter, as well as lecture series, workshops, and conferences on global education and ethics.

News

June 6, 2019  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore welcomes researchers, practitioners, and educators from nine nations to a summit sponsored by UMB’s Center for Global Education Initiatives.

May 10, 2019  |  University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay A. Perman, MD, delivers the sixth annual State of the University Address.

April 24, 2019   |  Two third-year students benefit from UMB’s Center for Global Education Initiatives, which funds interprofessional teams of faculty and students taking part in overseas projects.

April 23, 2019  |  Six members of the University of Maryland, Baltimore faculty receive 2019 USM Regents' Faculty Awards during a ceremony at the board’s meeting at UMB.

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