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  • 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:
    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
  • Spring Events for the Honors College

    Lunch w/ Dr. Hrabowski, Streetcar Named Desire, Trivia Night
    Check out the flyer for all the details about events coming up this semester.  You will be able to register for events on MyUMBC in the coming weeks, but mark your calendars now!
    Posted: January 22, 2016 10:15 PM
  • Mass. General Hospital Summer Research Trainee Program

    Seeking aspiring scientists! Apply by February 1st.
    Summer Research Trainee Program (SRTP) The goal of the MGH Summer Research Trainee Program (SRTP) is to inspire students who are underrepresented in medicine (URM) to consider careers in...
    Posted: January 7, 2016 4:15 PM
  • Prof Ellen Handler Spitz on the Psychology of Fairy Tales

    Read this latest article in New Republic by Honors College Professor Ellen Handler Spitz on "The Irresistible Psychology of Fairy Tales." Revisit your old favorites with a new understanding, one...
    Posted: January 7, 2016 2:36 PM
  • Meet Allie Mann, UMBC Intern of the Week!

    Meet Honors College junior Allie Mann, Psychology major and Gender and Women's Studies minor, who is featured this week for her research this past summer at the University of Nebraska in minority...
    Posted: December 20, 2015 8:49 AM
  • Real People Profiles: Jodi Kelber-Kaye

    Read more about Dr. Kaye! Real People Profiles: Jodi Kelber-Kaye We're asking some of the people you might encounter on the UMBC campus, including students,...
    Posted: December 2, 2015 9:43 AM
  • Amgen Scholars Program, MIT summer research program

    A summer research program in science and biotechnology
    The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a participant in the Amgen-UROP Scholars Program for a tenth year. UROP is MIT’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program. The mission of the...
    Posted: November 17, 2015 2:16 PM
  • Congratulations to Honors Faculty Fellow Dr. Shawn Bediako

    Dr. Bediako receives faculty advancement award
    Shawn Bediako, Associate Professor of Psychology, has been named the inaugural recipient of the Marilyn E. Demorest Award for Faculty Advancement. This annual award is provided through an...
    Posted: November 16, 2015 6:48 AM