INDS Director Gives Public Lecture: Extraterrestrial Life

Director Steve Freeland Presents to AAAS

Two days after starting work as the new director of INDS, Stephen Freeland traveled to Washington DC to present a public lecture on the emerging science surrounding the possibility of other life...

Posted: July 25, 2013, 1:47 PM

Breaking Ground on Food

Since Spring 2012, students of Jill Wrigley’s INDS 430 Food Systems Seminar learn about the intersecting benefits, problems and challenges generated by modern food systems. Now, thanks to a...

Posted: July 24, 2013, 10:45 AM

UMBC performing group at ArtScape 2013

Straight Up Tribal will perform at 2pm on Saturday July 20th

The UMBC world music group "Straight Up Tribal" will make their first Artscape appearance this Saturday at 2pm on the Festival Stage at Artscape (located at Mt Royal Ave & Mosher St). The...

Posted: July 18, 2013, 3:09 PM

Kevin Maxwell chosen to lead Prince George’s schools

Kevin Maxwell ’02, has been appointed chief executive officer of Prince George’s public schools. As CEO, Maxwell will be tasked with turning around the struggling school system and closing the...

Posted: July 11, 2013, 1:55 PM

Job Posting: Teachers & Tutors at NLC

Call for adjunct teachers for a student success course and composition courses at the National Labor College ( The courses are online on the Moodle platform, so location and hours are...

Posted: July 9, 2013, 3:01 PM

Register now for USC's Teaching with Digital Media

THIS SUMMER: Teaching with Digital Media Online Course, Summer 2013 Date: July 10 – August 14 Cost: $150 (plus an additional $105 for 3 CEUs) Enrollment Limit: 25 participants This summer,...

Posted: July 9, 2013, 1:40 PM

Welcome INDS Director Dr. Freeland!

Last week, Patricia La Noue officially handed over leadership of the INDS program to incoming director Stephen Freeland. Stephen comes to us from Hawaii where he managed an interdisciplinary ...

Posted: July 6, 2013, 9:41 AM

Congratulations to INDS Students with Academic Honors!

Congratulations to those INDS students who received academic honors for the spring 2013 semester! Semester Academic Honors - earned at least a 3.5 Dean's List - earned at least a 3.75...

Posted: July 4, 2013, 10:43 AM