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  • Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship Deadline Extended!

    The Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship for Summer 2019, Fall 2019 and Academic Year 2019-2020 study abroad programs has been extended until January 21st, 2019. Scholarships range from $1,250 –...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 5:09 PM
  • Ian G. Anson, Who are the Hogan Democrats? UMBC Knows

    In the weeks following Maryland’s 2018 gubernatorial election, many commentators have sought to explain voters’ support for Republican Governor Larry Hogan in a blue state. His convincing...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 3:40 PM
  • Brian Grodsky, discusses the growing protest in Bosnia

    The protest movement that has recently thrust Bosnia in the international spotlight is yet another warning sign that stability in the Balkans remains illusory. The dangerous mix of nationalism...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 3:33 PM
  • Roy Meyers, Political Science, History of Federal Shutdown

    'Shutdowns Are ‘All Games of Chicken.’
    With large sections of the federal government shut down, thousands of public employees are bracing to work without pay until Congress and President Trump agree how to spend taxpayers’ money and...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 3:26 PM
  • Chris Curran, Public Policy

    Discusses the Federal Commission on School Safety
    The Federal Commission on School Safety, which was formed in the wake of several high-profile mass school shootings earlier this year, released its final report earlier this month. The report...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 3:22 PM
  • Amy Bhatt, GWST, discusses her new book High-Tech Housewives

    Amy Bhatt’s High-Tech Housewives: Indian IT Workers, Gendered Labor, and Transmigration (University of Washington Press, 2018), which highlights the plight of H-4 visa holders, was released last...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 3:03 PM
  • Success as an Intrapraneur and Innovator

    Entrepreneur Arts Innovator
    Success as an Intrapraneur and Innovator Learn how Carol Bogash has built a successful arts career! Wednesday, September 26, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM University Center : 310 Kicking off our...
    Posted: September 24, 2018 10:27 AM
  • Erle Ellis, GES, discusses conservation & indigenous peoples

    Indigenous peoples have a deep and unique connection to the lands they inhabit. This connection has persisted throughout the world, despite centuries of colonisation, displacement and suppression...
    Posted: August 11, 2018 8:55 AM
  • Ian Anson, PoliSci, discusses Trump's Russian Problem

    White House special counsel Robert Mueller recently issued 12 indictments alleging that Russian intelligence agents sought to tilt the vote in Donald Trump’s favor by hacking prominent Democrats...
    Posted: August 11, 2018 8:51 AM
  • Program gives high school students a 'supreme' experience

    "Summer Enrichment Experience" featured in the Baltimore Sun
    Shaun Cunningham, a rising senior at Catonsville High School, said he might be interested in pursuing a career in law. That’s why the Catonsville resident is in a moot court class at...
    Posted: August 11, 2018 8:28 AM