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  • 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
  • New book from Dr. Marina Adler, Sociology & Anthropology

    Marina A. Adler of UMBC and Karl Lenz of the Dresden University of Technology in Germany have published a new book entitled Father Involvement in the Early Years: An International Comparison of...
    Posted: January 23, 2016 7:11 PM
  • Leslie Morgan honored for work in gerontology

    Leslie Morgan, Sociology & Anthropology, will be honored with the Mildred M. Seltzer Distinguished Service Recognition at the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education Conference in...
    Posted: January 15, 2016 4:33 PM
  • Amy Bhatt in Seattle Magazine on South Asian tech workforce

    A feature published in the December 2015 edition of Seattle Magazine examines how Seattle’s South Asian population is becoming more visible in the philanthropic community. Amy Bhatt, an assistant...
    Posted: January 14, 2016 4:02 PM
  • Piotr Gwiazda's book of poetry named one of six best in 2015

    Piotr Gwiazda, an associate professor of English, has been selected for a prestigious list “Best Books of Poetry in English 2015.” The list was compiled by Adam Zdrodowski, a poet and translator...
    Posted: January 14, 2016 3:59 PM
  • Kate Drabinski discusses minority votes in the Sun

    Black Girls Vote, a nonprofit organization designed to boost voter turnout in Baltimore, was recently featured in the Baltimore Sun. In the article, Kate Drabinski, a lecturer of gender and...
    Posted: January 14, 2016 3:55 PM