Senior Gabi Salas named semifinalist for 2019-20 Fulbright Award
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Senior Gabi Salas named semifinalist for 2019-20 Fulbright Award

UMBC has enjoyed a prosperous relationship with the Fulbright Program since first participating in 1970. Since then, 70 UMBC students have been selected to be Fulbright Scholars and…

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UMBC student helps bring justice to sexual assault survivors in Baltimore County
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UMBC student helps bring justice to sexual assault survivors in Baltimore County

Over the past two years, there have been increasing concerns over Baltimore County law enforcement’s use of sexual assault confidential release authorizations, which prompt survivors of sexual assault…

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“Everything from the police to the president”: Retriever Courage consultants begin campus-wide research into Title IX processes
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“Everything from the police to the president”: Retriever Courage consultants begin campus-wide research into Title IX processes

For the past month, Jody Shipper and Cherie Scricca, a team of sexual misconduct consultants hired as a part of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County’s Retriever Courage…

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Spilling the tea: the rise and fall of online confession forums
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Spilling the tea: the rise and fall of online confession forums

Baring their hearts, souls and drama – but not their names – students of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County found catharsis in anonymously posting to Facebook this…

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Executive Administrative Assistant Teresa Lupinek to retire this April

After 35 years of service as a staff member at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Executive Administrative Assistant Teresa Lupinek has decided to retire. In a message…

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Student Government Association senator to hold forum on mental health
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Student Government Association senator to hold forum on mental health

In an article titled “The College Student Mental Health Crisis,” Psychology Today explores how today’s population is facing more stress than that of any other point in American…

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