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  • Faculty offer context and analysis on major policy issues

    As fall semester has kicked into high gear, UMBC professors have connected not just with students in the classroom, but also with the broader public through research-based reflections on current...
    Posted: October 17, 2017 11:04 AM
  • Christy Ford Chapin begins Library of Congress Fellowship

    When Christy Ford Chapin, associate professor of history, began teaching at UMBC in 2012, she started by connecting curious students with the history of the American health care system. Her first...
    Posted: October 17, 2017 11:02 AM
  • 2017 Alumni Awards celebrate impressive contributions

    The UMBC community gathered for the 2017 UMBC Alumni Awards on October 5 in the Linehan Concert Hall to celebrate individuals who have made impressive contributions to society through their work....
    Posted: October 17, 2017 10:47 AM
  • History Prize

    2017 Letitia Woods Brown Article Prize
    Prof. Michelle Scott has been awarded the 2017 Letitia Woods Brown Article Prize for the best article in African American Women's History from the Association of Black Women's Historians (ABWH)...
    Posted: October 16, 2017 5:21 PM
  • Thurgood Marshall -50th Anniversary

    Free screening of Documentary
    The Judge AW Center, in partnership with the University of Baltimore School of Law, will hold a 50th anniversary event to celebrate Thurgood Marshall's elevation to the Supreme Court. Please join...
    Posted: October 16, 2017 5:12 PM
  • MLLI Film Festival: Fear Eats the Soul

    Wednesday, October 11, 7PM (Fine Arts 215)
    As part of the MLLI Film Festival, the German Area of the Modern Languages Department presents Rainer Werner Fassbinder's landmark film "Fear Eats The Soul" about the unlikely love story of a...
    Posted: October 10, 2017 8:31 AM
  • Sarah Shin named American Council on Education Fellow

    This story, written by Dinah Winnick, originally appeared here.  The American Council on Education (ACE) has selected UMBC’s Sarah Shin, professor of education and special assistant to the...
    Posted: April 14, 2017 5:10 PM
  • CAHSS launches new advising website

    http://cahssadvising.umbc.edu/
    We are proud to announce that we have just launched a brand new academic advising website that will serve as a resource tool for current and future undergraduate students who are interested in...
    Posted: April 12, 2017 9:11 AM
  • Colin Studds, GES, discusses climate change on WYPR

    This story, written by Sarah Hansen, originally appeared here. February 2017 in Baltimore was 8.5 degrees warmer than average, and 1 degree warmer than an average March. The Washington, DC cherry...
    Posted: April 5, 2017 10:02 AM
  • Viviana Coleman studies virtual reality in The Conversation

    This article, written by Dinah Winnick, originally appeared here.  Carla Viviana Coleman, assistant professor of design, is one of five experts who contributed to a special feature on...
    Posted: March 26, 2017 3:50 PM