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  • UMBC students study abroad as Boren and Gilman Scholars

    This article, written by Megan Hanks, was originally posted here.  Three UMBC students have been selected to receive prestigious Boren and Gilman scholarships to study abroad this summer. The...
    Posted: June 10, 2018 10:14 AM
  • Brigid Starkey discusses human rights in North Korea on KJZZ

    Brigid Starkey of the Global Studies program recently discussed human rights in North Korea on KJZZ radio. To hear her segment, in which she discusses international relations and the United...
    Posted: May 30, 2018 9:22 PM
  • Chris Curran, Public Policy, discusses violence prevention

    Chris Curran of the Public Policy department recently published an article in which he argues that improving school climate, not just security, is key to violence prevention. Read more in The...
    Posted: May 30, 2018 9:17 PM
  • Stata Quantitative Research Software Now Available

    CAHSS secures Campus-Wide Site License for Stata
    The College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) has secured a campus-wide site license for Stata, a powerful quantitative statistical software package that allows users to analyze and...
    Posted: May 9, 2018 5:15 PM
  • Building on #MeToo’s Momentum

    This article, written by Catalina Sofia Danberger Duque, was originally posted here. Inspired by the momentum of the #MeToo movement, the National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) spent...
    Posted: May 5, 2018 12:34 PM
  • Cancellation of LLC Spring Social

    Cancellation of LLC Spring Social
    The LLC Spring Social which had been scheduled for today (April 23rd) in Fine Arts Room 424 is cancelled.  All inquiries can be made to Liz Steenrod, LLC Program, at 410/455-2376.
    Posted: April 23, 2018 1:34 PM
  • Maleda Belilgne, AFST, receives prestigious fellowship

    Join us in congratulating Maleda Belilgne, AFST, for being named one of the Woodrow Wilson Foundation's Career Enhancement Fellows! This prestigious fellowship is designed to create career...
    Posted: April 19, 2018 7:31 PM
  • Introduction to Computer Science for the Social Sciences

    New Course for Spring 18
    New UMBC course: Introduction to Computer Science for the Social Sciences Introduction to Computer Science for the Social Sciences   This Spring Dr. Susan Mitchell will teach a special...
    Posted: November 20, 2017 12:53 PM
  • 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