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  • Congressman Elijah Cummings visits UMBC!

    The Congressman met with some Honors College students
    Congressman Elijah Cummings visited UMBC this month to speak with faculty, staff, and students from across the university about UMBC’s national leadership as a research university and commitment...
    Posted: March 23, 2016 3:29 PM
  • Alejandro Ramirez Polania Competes with team at Microsoft

    Build the Shield Cybersecurity Challenge
    Alejandro Ramirez Polania, Honors College Junior and Computer Science major, was flown to Seattle over spring break along with his UMBC teammates Ryan Brandt and Nisarga Patel, to compete...
    Posted: March 22, 2016 3:30 PM
  • Congratulations to the Winners from Retriever Bowl

    Trivia Night Pics
    Check out the pics online! Tree Squad are this year's trivia winners: Shannon Cole Ryan Heslin  Claude Thomas Sarah Bicknell Lin DasSarma
    Posted: March 3, 2016 1:20 PM
  • A Street Car Named Desire at the Everyman Theatre April 13th

    Enjoy a night at the theatre with the Honors College
    Experience an American classic, "A Streetcar Named Desire" by Tennessee Williams, on Wednesday, April 13th. Come to the Honors College and use your Red Card to purchase your ticket for only $10....
    Posted: March 2, 2016 11:26 AM
  • Congratulations Maureen McGowan, named Intern of the Week

    Learn more about Maureen's internship
    Name:Maureen McGowan Internship, Co-op or Research Site: Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter Position Title: Volunteer Dog walker/Socializer Major(s)/Minor(s): Psychology Expected...
    Posted: February 26, 2016 2:03 PM
  • Sabah Muktar '17 introduces Pres. Obama at Baltimore mosque

    On February 3rd, President Barack Obama visited a US mosque for the first time. The Islamic Society of Baltimore is the mosque that many of our local students go to, but one of our students had...
    Posted: February 9, 2016 2:02 PM
  • Meet Ally (Ae Lim) Yang '17, UMBC's Intern of the Week!

    Honors College junior Ally Yang, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology major, talks about her undergraduate research intern work in the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Dr. Michael Summers' HIV...
    Posted: February 9, 2016 9:45 AM
  • Meet Luke Byrne '16 in his Real People Profile!

    Honors College senior Luke Byrne, Mechanical Engineering, is featured in this week's Real People Profile. Get to know him here:  http://my.umbc.edu/groups/co-create/posts/57374
    Posted: February 3, 2016 10:24 AM
  • Volunteer for Arbutus Achievers!

    Spark the next generation of success as a tutor in Arbutus!
    Apply now to be a part of a youth development program at Arbutus Middle School. Volunteer for only 3 hours a week and you will: Tutor and mentor a middle school student; create curriculum and plan...
    Posted: January 29, 2016 5:10 PM
  • Be a Voice, Not an Echo

    Social Justice Advocate and sister to the late Sandra Bland
    “Be a Voice, Not an Echo” a UMBC sponsored talk by Sharon Cooper, social justice activist and sister of the late Sandra Bland. Join us Saturday, Jan. 30th, 2016 at Red Emma’s, 30 W. North Ave,...
    Posted: January 28, 2016 12:58 PM