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  • Ian G. Anson, Who are the Hogan Democrats? UMBC Knows

    In the weeks following Maryland’s 2018 gubernatorial election, many commentators have sought to explain voters’ support for Republican Governor Larry Hogan in a blue state. His convincing...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 3:40 PM
  • Brian Grodsky, discusses the growing protest in Bosnia

    The protest movement that has recently thrust Bosnia in the international spotlight is yet another warning sign that stability in the Balkans remains illusory. The dangerous mix of nationalism...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 3:33 PM
  • Roy Meyers, Political Science, History of Federal Shutdown

    'Shutdowns Are ‘All Games of Chicken.’
    With large sections of the federal government shut down, thousands of public employees are bracing to work without pay until Congress and President Trump agree how to spend taxpayers’ money and...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 3:26 PM
  • Chris Curran, Public Policy

    Discusses the Federal Commission on School Safety
    The Federal Commission on School Safety, which was formed in the wake of several high-profile mass school shootings earlier this year, released its final report earlier this month. The report...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 3:22 PM
  • Amy Bhatt, GWST, discusses her new book High-Tech Housewives

    Amy Bhatt’s High-Tech Housewives: Indian IT Workers, Gendered Labor, and Transmigration (University of Washington Press, 2018), which highlights the plight of H-4 visa holders, was released last...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 3:03 PM
  • GSA updates & design competition with chance to win $100!

    For regular updates, please join GSA group!
    Hello everyone, I hope you all have enjoyed the holiday break. I have a few announcements so thank you in advance for your attention:  1. Graduate Orientation: GSA is looking for volunteers to...
    Posted: January 8, 2019 10:40 AM
  • CFP: University of Michigan 2019 Graduate Student Conference

    Making History Public(s): Presenting the Collective
    Friday May 10 and Saturday May 11, 2019 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor The United States is comprised of publics. Filtered through media, politics, and social, cultural and economic life,...
    Posted: December 4, 2018 1:34 PM
  • GSA's Graduate Experiences Achievements & Research Symposium

    March 27, 2019 -- Save the Date!
    The deadline to submit your abstract for the 3-Minute Thesis competition at this spring's Graduate Student Association's symposium is December 5, 2019. A flyer of the March 27th symposium is...
    Posted: December 4, 2018 11:06 AM
  • New Directions in the Humanities Conference

    Call for Papers Deadline: November 28, 2018
    The Seventeenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities will be held at the University of Granada in Granada, Spain on July 3-5, 2019. The special focus for the conference...
    Posted: November 19, 2018 9:26 AM
  • Of Note: Ibrahim Er and Harry Bhandari

    Recent LLC Student Accomplishments
    Ibrahim Er (Cohort 16) was recently named the Spring 2019 Dresher Center Graduate Student Research Fellow....
    Posted: November 16, 2018 11:41 AM