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  • Sun highlights UMBC as a leader in liberal arts education

    UMBC is featured in the Baltimore Sun‘s latest education section as a leading university in breaking down barriers traditional in discipline-based liberal arts education. CAHSS Dean Scott...
    Posted: April 10, 2016 5:17 PM
  • Dawn Biehler studies prevalence of pests in low-income areas

    At a moment when the increasing threat of the Zika virus has brought renewed attention to environmental health issues, UMBC researchers are working on an extensive study to determine whether a...
    Posted: April 10, 2016 5:11 PM
  • Joan Shin & Jodi Crandall honored as leaders in TESOL

    For its 50th anniversary, the TESOL International Association has recognized 50 professionals who have made significant contributions to TESOL (Teaching English to Students of Other Languages)...
    Posted: April 5, 2016 10:09 AM
  • Charles Cange analyzes Baltimore's views of law enforcement

    Earlier this month, a report was released by the West Baltimore Community Commission on Police Misconduct and The No Boundaries Coalition based off of a quantitative study of 1,500...
    Posted: April 5, 2016 10:04 AM
  • CAHSS Faculty & Staff Selected for Presidential & USM Awards

    CAHSS is thrilled to announce that three of our faculty and staff will be honored in April with Presidential and USM awards. Join us in celebrating the work of Rebecca Adelman, Calla Thompson, and...
    Posted: March 21, 2016 3:31 PM
  • Dusman and Smallwood give you an excuse to check your phone

    There's nothing like a glowing phone screen two rows in front of you during a concert to ruin the experience. But what if the phone could be changed from an annoyance to an enhancement? ...
    Posted: March 18, 2016 12:34 PM
  • John Short argues cities are key to U.S. economic growth

    The economy has been a prominent issue during the presidential campaign with a range of ideas for how to spur growth and development across the country. In a new article published in The...
    Posted: March 10, 2016 2:58 PM
  • William Blake's Supreme Court op-ed resonates with readers

    William Blake, political science, recently published an op-ed in the Baltimore Sun entitled "Bring back Justice O'Connor" about the Supreme Court vacancy following Justice Scalia's death.  The...
    Posted: February 19, 2016 4:23 PM
  • Loren Henderson & Cedric Herring Present at United Nations

    Loren Henderson, Assistant Professor of Sociology, and Cedric Herring, Professor and Director of the Language, Literacy, and Culture PhD Program, presented their research on the cultural and...
    Posted: February 1, 2016 6:25 PM
  • UMBC faculty provide 2016 election analysis

    Featured in local and national media outlets
    With the Iowa Caucuses just days away, UMBC faculty have been in the news weighing in on the current state of the presidential race. Kimberly Moffitt, an associate professor of American studies,...
    Posted: January 29, 2016 3:48 PM