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  • Honors College's Brent McBride on BreakingGround (video)

    Diversity through the ResLife INTERACT Program
    Check out Senior Brent McBride (Physics) in a video about his work with the INTERACT Program through Residential Life, featured on the BreakingGround blog.  
    Posted: January 27, 2014 11:27 AM
  • Honors Forum Photos

    A fun end to a great semester!
    Check out these photos from our final presentations for Honors Forum.  Thanks to all the Honors Team Leaders and congratulations on completing your fall semester at UMBC!  
    Posted: December 19, 2013 2:35 PM
  • December 2013 Graduates Celebrate at the Medallion Ceremony

    Congratulations!
    A number of our Honors College December 2013 graduates were honored on Wednesday, December 2013 at the Honors College Medallion Ceremony. Take a look at pictures from the event!...
    Posted: December 19, 2013 9:51 AM
  • Researcher of the Week: Celia Drew

    The Honors College is proud of Celia Drew, a sophomore, who had a summer research experience at NIST. Read more of her interview!
    Posted: December 3, 2013 9:49 AM
  • The Arabian Nights came to life in the Great Books Seminar!

    Last week, UMBC Honors College Professor Dr. Ellen Handler Spitz, under the auspices of the Honors College Director Dr. Simon Stacey, invited the remarkable Enchantment Theater of Philadelphia to...
    Posted: November 12, 2013 12:38 PM
  • Honors College entrepreneurs' business idea acquired!

    Congrats to Andres Camacho and Ayushi Aggarwal
    Congratulations to the students behind UMBC Banana Bones!  It's official, Banana Bones has been acquired by Tecore Networks, an Elkridge based telecommunications company. Read the story from the...
    Posted: October 31, 2013 10:30 AM
  • Researcher of the Week: John Malloy

    The Honors College is proud of John Malloy, Vice President of the Honors College Council, for being selected as UMBC's "Researcher of the Week!"  Check out the article for more information!
    Posted: October 24, 2013 12:05 PM
  • Dr. Spitz featured in Artcritical

    The Museum of Modern Art in New York City is hosting an exhibit on Belgian Surrealist painter Rene Magritte. The show, Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926-1938, is running through January...
    Posted: October 14, 2013 5:23 PM
  • Intern of the Week: Chris Harried, Honors College

    Chris’s experience at AmeriCorps State & National
    Name:  Chris Harried Internship, Co-op or Research Site: AmeriCorps State & National Location of the Organization (City, State): Philadelphia PA, Atlanta GA Major(s)/Minor(s):  Political...
    Posted: October 11, 2013 2:52 PM
  • Dr. Spitz Featured in Philadelphia Museum of Art Exhibition

    Honors College Professor of Visual Arts Ellen Handler Spitz is one of the authors represented in a prominent exhibition catalog at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The Philadelphia Museum of Art...
    Posted: October 10, 2013 2:47 PM