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  • New book from Dr. Marina Adler, Sociology & Anthropology

    Marina A. Adler of UMBC and Karl Lenz of the Dresden University of Technology in Germany have published a new book entitled Father Involvement in the Early Years: An International Comparison of...
    Posted: January 23, 2016 7:11 PM
  • Leslie Morgan honored for work in gerontology

    Leslie Morgan, Sociology & Anthropology, will be honored with the Mildred M. Seltzer Distinguished Service Recognition at the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education Conference in...
    Posted: January 15, 2016 4:33 PM
  • Amy Bhatt in Seattle Magazine on South Asian tech workforce

    A feature published in the December 2015 edition of Seattle Magazine examines how Seattle’s South Asian population is becoming more visible in the philanthropic community. Amy Bhatt, an assistant...
    Posted: January 14, 2016 4:02 PM
  • Piotr Gwiazda's book of poetry named one of six best in 2015

    Piotr Gwiazda, an associate professor of English, has been selected for a prestigious list “Best Books of Poetry in English 2015.” The list was compiled by Adam Zdrodowski, a poet and translator...
    Posted: January 14, 2016 3:59 PM
  • Kate Drabinski discusses minority votes in the Sun

    Black Girls Vote, a nonprofit organization designed to boost voter turnout in Baltimore, was recently featured in the Baltimore Sun. In the article, Kate Drabinski, a lecturer of gender and...
    Posted: January 14, 2016 3:55 PM
  • F. Chris Curran named Emerging Education Policy Scholar

    F. Chris Curran, an assistant professor in UMBC’s School of Public Policy, has been named an Emerging Education Policy Scholar for 2015-16 by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute and the American...
    Posted: January 14, 2016 3:51 PM
  • Constantine Vaporis Presents Research at UPenn

    Center for Integrated Study of Japan inauguration
    In conjunction with the inauguration of University of Pennsylvania’s new Center for the Integrated Study of Japan, Constantine Vaporis presented an invited talk that focused on his research about...
    Posted: November 30, 2015 12:51 PM
  • Jason Loviglio Comments on Expanding Access to Podcasts

    Offering analysis of lack of diversity in new tech
    A National Journal article published November 23 examines why even with the recent boom in podcasts, there’s still a lack of underrepresented minorities in tech. Jason Loviglio, an expert in media...
    Posted: November 30, 2015 12:46 PM
  • Chris Curran, School of Public Policy, op-ed in the Sun

    Chris Curran recently had an op-ed published in the Baltimore Sun, discussing the need for Baltimore schools to improve to attract families.  Speaking as a recent Baltimore transplant and a parent...
    Posted: November 30, 2015 12:42 PM
  • Marjoleine Kars, History, on WYPR's Humanities Connection

    From 1763-1764, nearly 5,000 enslaved people in the Dutch colony of Berbice in South America rebelled. In studying the history of the rebellion on the surface, one might think it fits the pattern...
    Posted: November 30, 2015 12:38 PM