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  • Consider Membership on the GWST Coordinating Committee

    The Department of Gender + Women’s Studies hosts a vibrant and diverse intellectual community that consists of nearly 100 undergraduate students, 56 courses, and 30 Affiliate Faculty from 13...
    Posted: September 19, 2016 10:55 AM
  • F. Chris Curran & Ann Kellogg discuss education inequity

    In a new article published in The Conversation, School of Public Policy Assistant Professor F. Chris Curran shares his latest research that reveals significant achievement gaps in science for...
    Posted: September 15, 2016 2:07 PM
  • Iyelli Ichile is first Africana studies postdoctoral fellow

    The Reginald F. Lewis Museum, in partnership with UMBC’s Department of Africana Studies, will host postdoctoral fellow and instructor Iyelli Ichile during the upcoming year. As part of the...
    Posted: September 3, 2016 1:07 PM
  • Lia Purpura named “Best Poet of 2016” by Baltimore Magazine

    Baltimore Magazine recently released its “Best of 2016” edition, which highlighted leaders in arts and culture from across the city over the past year. Lia Purpura, writer in residence in UMBC’s...
    Posted: September 3, 2016 1:05 PM
  • Marjoleine Kars and Kate Brown win prominent fellowships

    Marjoleine Kars and Kate Brown, both professors in UMBC’s history department, have been awarded prestigious fellowships to study at the European University Institute (EUI) in Italy for fall 2016....
    Posted: August 18, 2016 7:48 PM
  • Mentoring program connects refugees with college opportunity

    A new college access mentoring program for refugees in Baltimore has demonstrated tremendous success in its first year, with all of the graduating seniors in the program accepted into college....
    Posted: August 1, 2016 7:10 PM
  • Kimberly Moffitt discusses recent shootings in Sun podcast

    Kimberly Moffitt, an associate professor of American studies, joined The Baltimore Sun’s “Roughly Speaking” podcast with Dan Rodricks on July 20 to discuss reaction surrounding recent shootings...
    Posted: July 24, 2016 11:51 AM
  • Lauren Edwards informs voters of election process

    A new eight-part series at Towson Library aims to answer questions and inform citizens about this year’s election process. The series, which started last week, is organized by School of Public...
    Posted: July 21, 2016 3:57 PM
  • Tim Brennan on the eocnomic implications of net neutrality

    Article released in The Free State Foundation Journal
    Last month, a panel of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) net neutrality rules, the idea that Internet service providers should allow access to...
    Posted: July 12, 2016 8:44 PM
  • John Rennie Short on Brexit and Inequality

    Op-Ed Published in "The Conversation"
    There has been widespread analysis and commentary in recent weeks about what the Brexit vote will mean for the global economy, but School of Public Policy Professor John Rennie Short wrote in a...
    Posted: July 12, 2016 8:37 PM