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  • “For All the World to See” exhibition tour extended

    Ten-year tour organized by CADVC, Smithsonian, NEH
    For the past five years, For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights, an exhibition organized by UMBC’s Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture (CADVC) in...
    Posted: July 2, 2016 11:02 AM
  • Kimberly Moffitt discusses election in Sun podcast

    Kimberly Moffitt recently joined The Baltimore Sun’s “Roughly Speaking” podcast with Dan Rodricks to discuss the state of the 2016 presidential campaign and Gov. Larry Hogan’s announcement that he...
    Posted: June 25, 2016 4:11 PM
  • Dawn Biehler on connection between humanities, pest control

    The Zika outbreak has brought renewed attention to strategies for controlling pest populations across the country. Dawn Biehler, an associate professor of geography and environmental systems,...
    Posted: June 25, 2016 4:07 PM
  • Students produce radio series for Marc Steiner Show

    "The World that Brought Us Freddie Gray"
    A year after the death of Freddie Gray and the Uprising that followed, a group of UMBC students went out into the neighborhoods directly affected by the events of last year to interview residents...
    Posted: June 25, 2016 4:05 PM
  • The Glass Knife exhibition featured in What Weekly

    The Glass Knife, currently housed in the AOK Library Gallery, has been featured in Baltimore publication What Weekly, who called it "a sensory experience."  The exhibition will be on display...
    Posted: June 25, 2016 3:19 PM
  • Constantine Vaporis discusses Obama's Japan visit

    As President Obama prepared for his historic trip to Japan and Vietnam, Constantine Vaporis wrote a powerful op-ed for The Conversation, calling the trip “a key opportunity to showcase the power...
    Posted: June 2, 2016 7:01 PM
  • Viviana Cordova receives Hrabowski Fund for Innovation grant

    Announcing the latest grants from the Hrabowski Fund for Innovation We are proud to announce the projects awarded grants in the fall 2015 round of the Hrabowski Fund for...
    Posted: May 22, 2016 4:39 PM
  • Rebecca Boehling & Kate Brown win Berlin Prize fellowships

    Rebecca Boehling and Kate Brown have won a coveted semester-long fellowship from The American Academy in Berlin. Boehling and Brown, both professors in UMBC’s history department, are two of just...
    Posted: May 22, 2016 4:37 PM
  • Anne Brodsky named ACE Fellow for 16-17

    The American Council on Education (ACE), has announced that Anne Brodsky has been named an ACE fellow for academic year 2016-17. Brodsky, an associate dean of the College of Arts, Humanities, and...
    Posted: April 13, 2016 5:02 PM
  • Songs of Innocence: A Conversation with Stephen Caracciola

    Stephen Caracciola, Music, recently spoke with Jennifer Hambrick, classical music radio host at WOSU in Columbus. The interview explores Caracciola's extended choral work, from which selections...
    Posted: April 13, 2016 4:49 PM