What makes you stand out?

Beyond the Classroom is an interdisciplinary living-learning program for upper-level undergraduate students interested in:

  • Internships related to local, national, and global issues.
  • Meaningful and impactful social change.
  • Leadership and advocacy for NPOs and NGOs.
  • Civic engagement and community service.
  • Researching solutions to real-world problems.

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Our Vision

To prepare talented, diverse undergraduate students from across the University of Maryland to be active and responsible citizens and leaders in a complex, multi-cultural, and global context.

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Beyond the Classroom announces student awards for the 2014-2015 academic year!

Beyond the Classroom Student MedalSpring 2015
Karen Mawsdley, Civic Leadership Award.
Sydney Perlotto, Global Citizenship Award.
Sabrina Shirazi, Internship Excellence Award.

Fall 2014
Molly Timmins, Civic Engagement Award.
Kimberly Gregory, Internship Excellence Award.
Tariq Jah, Civic Leadership Award.

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