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  • AMST 680 in Summer 2019 session: Baltimore Field School

    Documenting Stories of Migration and Resettlement
    This 4 week course (May 28 to June 21, 2019) represents a collaboration between the American Folklife Center and the Library of Congress and UMBC's Department of American Studies. Structured...
    Posted: March 1, 2019 11:00 AM
  • Sex-Selective Abortion in India

    Social Science Forum lecture - February 28th
    Over the past 30 years, selective abortion of female fetuses has become a disturbingly routine form of family planning in India, with expert estimates of the total exceeding half a million....
    Posted: February 26, 2019 9:18 AM
  • Free Non-Perishable Food and Free Winter Clothing

    Retriever Essentials
    If you are a student having an issue with having enough food to eat, please be aware that Retriever Essentials has six (6) locations on campus where you can pick up a FREE bag of nonperishable...
    Posted: February 19, 2019 10:59 AM
  • Imagining America: Teaching and Learning Circles

    Grad students invited! March 13th, 2019 1pm EST
    Imagining America (IA) invites community cultural producers, faculty, and graduate student instructors from across the national IA network to join our inaugural online Teaching and Learning...
    Posted: February 16, 2019 12:35 PM
  • Maryland State Archives

    Summer Internship Program: Application Deadline - March 29th
    The Maryland State Archives is currently accepting applications to its 2019 summer internship program.  The deadline for student application is Friday, March 29th.  Please share the opportunities...
    Posted: February 15, 2019 10:32 AM
  • Apply Now to the 2019 Health Disparities Research Institute

    The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) will host the Health Disparities Research Institute (HDRI) from August 12-16, 2019, in Bethesda, MD. The HDRI aims to...
    Posted: February 14, 2019 2:53 PM
  • Southern Regional Education Board Doctoral Scholars

    Application Deadline: March 31, 2019
    The SREB-State Doctoral Scholars Program is working to increase faculty diversity in the southern region of the US, including Maryland. It aims to support minority Ph.D. students who seek careers...
    Posted: February 12, 2019 2:48 PM
  • New Media Studio Open House (2/12, 12-2pm, Sherman 202)

    Meet staff, see space & past projects, discuss story ideas!
    New Media Studio Open House (2/12, Noon to 2 p.m., Sherman 202) The Division of Information Technology's New Media Studio is hosting an open house and start of semester welcome back reception...
    Posted: January 29, 2019 5:50 PM
  • AMST Assistant Professor in Public Humanities

    Research Talks and lunches - Spring 2019
    LLC students are invited to attend any of the following (free) lunches and/or job talks related to the AMST search for a new assistant professor of public humanities.  RSVPs for any lunches or...
    Posted: January 28, 2019 9:25 AM
  • Jodi Crandall Fellowship for Research

    Application Deadline: February 28, 2019
    Named after Dr. Jodi Crandall, LLC’s founder and professor emerita, this fellowship provides current LLC doctoral students with the means to conduct collaborative interdisciplinary research. This...
    Posted: January 23, 2019 3:36 PM