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  • Three Honors College Students Recieve Goldwater Scholarships

    Learn more about these Award-Winning Honors College Students
    Three UMBC Honors College students in the College of Engineering and Information Technology (COEIT) have been named Barry Goldwater Scholars for the 2016-2017 academic year. The Barry Goldwater...
    Posted: April 20, 2016 9:28 AM
  • Manisha Vepa Civic Learning & Democratic Engagement Intern

    The Honors College is proud to celebrate Manisha's success!
    The National Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement meeting, hosted jointly by the American Democracy Project, The Democracy Commitment, and NASPA have selected Honors College Sophomore Manisha...
    Posted: April 6, 2016 11:44 AM
  • Natalie DiNigris inaugural Jackie Hrabowski Scholar

    Recognized for engaged service to improving lives
    Honors College member Natalie DiNigris, Senior, Physics & Psychology majors (pictured on the left), was recognized this March, 2016, as one of the inaugural Jacqueline C. Hrabowski scholars....
    Posted: April 1, 2016 10:40 AM
  • Honors College Council PRESENTS Fall 2016 Formal!

    Would you like to attend Fall Formal? Vote below!
    The Honors College Council would like to hold a Fall Formal next semester and wants your opinion! Be sure to cast your vote using the link below! VOTE HERE!
    Posted: March 30, 2016 8:35 PM
  • 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