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  • Summer Course! AFST 213/MLL 210

    Africa: Culture and Development (5/30-6/23)
    Interested in learning about African cultural diversity; kinship and descent groups; marriage institution; gender and household dynamics; rites of passage and socialization; food and culinary...
    Posted: May 16, 2017 12:51 PM
  • AFRICANA STUDIES SUMMER/WINTER 2017

    Summer 2017 registration is now open!
    AFST 100 - Introduction to The Black Experience Section: 01-LEC (2486) Session: Twelve Wk Days/Times: We 6:00pm - 9:10pm Instructor: Karen Sutton Status: Open AFST 213 - Africa: Culture...
    Posted: May 10, 2017 1:34 PM
  • Daphne Harrison Lecture

    Carla Hayden, Librarian of Congress
    Daphne Harrison Lecture: Carla Hayden, Librarian of Congress A Conversation About Digital Access Thursday, April 13, 2017 · 5:30 PM - 7 PM Performing Arts & Humanities Building : Linehan...
    Posted: April 7, 2017 3:00 PM
  • FINDING OUR ANCESTORS’ VOICES:

    Dr. Iyelli Ichile, Ph.D
    THIS LECTURE SERIES FOCUSES ON AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AS WELL AS APPROACHES FOR CONDUCTING FAMILY GENEALOGY RESEARCH. INCLUDED WITH REGULAR MUSEUM ADMISSION. About Dr. Iyelli Ichile...
    Posted: March 7, 2017 1:27 PM
  • UMBC Delegation at the 15th Model African Union

    Washington, DC, February 23-26, 2017
    On February 23-26, 2017, Dr. Gloria Chuku led six UMBC students: Chidera Agwu, Maurice Cates, Ahmed Eludoyin, Mohamed Jalloh, Rungano Kaiyo, and Jessica Sackey as Delegates representing Mauritania...
    Posted: March 2, 2017 5:34 PM
  • UMBC Alumni and Friends 50th Anniversary Party

    Party with a Purpose
    SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2017 7 p.m. – midnight Skylight Room, The Commons, UMBC Join us for a Party with a Purpose to celebrate UMBC’s 50th Anniversary. Enjoy great food, company, drinks, and a...
    Posted: February 28, 2017 1:08 PM
  • SPRING 2017: MEET & GREET

    Academic Advising
    SPRING 2017 MEET & GREET Hosted by New CAHSS Academic Advising Coordinator: Mr. James Hamilton Welcome back to the Spring 2017 semester! All of our CAHSS students are invited to come...
    Posted: February 7, 2017 1:59 PM
  • Campus Actions Regarding Temporary Ban

    Campus Actions Regarding Temporary Ban
    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, On Friday, January 27, President Trump issued an executive order imposing a 90-day ban on citizens of seven countries entering the U.S. These seven...
    Posted: January 30, 2017 12:29 PM
  • Federal Judge Halts Overtime Rule

    What Is The New FLSA Overtime Rule?
    What Is The New FLSA Overtime Rule? The rule extends overtime protections to 4.2 million workers who are not currently eligible under federal law. Workers who do not earn at least $47,476 a...
    Posted: November 29, 2016 10:44 AM
  • Men's Role in the Women's Movement

    Women Involved in Learning and Leadership - WILL
    Monday, October 3, 2016 · 4 PM - 5:30 PM The Commons : Skylight William H. "Billy" Murphy, Jr. has been repeatedly recognized and honored as one of the greatest trial lawyers in the nation...
    Posted: September 30, 2016 9:24 AM