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  • Elaine MacDougall and James Wright Receive Crandall Award

    to develop peer-writing-consultant training
    LLC Students Elaine MacDougall and James Wright, both from Cohort 22, have just been awarded the 2020 Jodi Crandall Fellowship for Research in Language, Literacy, and Culture. They proposed...
    Posted: June 2, 2020 11:02 PM
  • The Evolving World of Inclusive Language

    Free event, June 10, 2020, 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
    You might want to attend part or some of this online conference on The Evolving World of Inclusive Language: How to Develop and Apply Best Practices. The event registration, for UMBC folks, is now...
    Posted: June 1, 2020 2:10 PM
  • Ruken Isik publishes article in Ahval News

    Ruken Isik (LLC Cohort 17) shared a link to an article she just wrote for Ahval News entitled, "Turkey cracks down on Kurdish women's rights activists despite COVID-19."
    Posted: May 29, 2020 5:24 PM
  • Steven Dashiell Successfully Defends his Dissertation!

    On May 27, 2020 Steven Dashiell of LLC Cohort 16 successfully defended his dissertation and earned the title of Doctor of Philosophy. His virtual defense went very smoothly and he gave an...
    Posted: May 29, 2020 12:25 PM
  • Congratulations INDS Graduates!

    Abram, Nishka, Shepherd, and Kristina: Congratulations on your graduation from UMBC! We are so very proud of you. Today is a special day for you, an important milestone in your academic...
    Posted: May 21, 2020 8:42 AM
  • Introducing the Faculty to Faculty Series Tipsheets!

    Supporting Students and Synchronous vs. Asynchronous
    The Faculty Development Center has been hosting virtual programming since March to support you as you adapt to remote teaching and learning. During these sessions, you and your colleagues have...
    Posted: May 20, 2020 1:57 PM
  • Antione Tomlin Successfully Presents

    his Dissertation Proposal
    LLC is pleased to announce that Antione Tomlin, of Cohort 19, successfully and skillfully presented his dissertation research proposal to his committee on May 11, 2020.  His project is...
    Posted: May 12, 2020 3:46 PM
  • Apply now to participate in a Faculty Learning Community

    Applications for 2020-21 FLCs are due Friday, May 29
    No matter how long you’ve taught, there is always something you can learn from your colleagues. And if you generally prepare and teach your classes in isolation, you may wish you had more...
    Posted: May 11, 2020 4:09 PM
  • Find out about Teaching English in the US or Abroad

    May 12th from 3 to 4 pm On-line Session
    On May 12th, the UMBC Department of Education will have an online information session for anyone interested in the ESOL post-baccalaureate certificate (and English teaching abroad and in the US...
    Posted: May 8, 2020 11:40 AM
  • Tym Wowk Successfully Defends his Dissertation

    On April 30, 2020 Tymofey Wowk of LLC Cohort 15 successfully defended his dissertation and earned the title of Doctor of Philosophy. His virtual defense went very smoothly and he gave an...
    Posted: May 4, 2020 9:05 AM