For music education students, the intensive major is their forte
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For music education students, the intensive major is their forte

It is easy to overlook UMBC’s music education program, considering most of the university’s chemistry courses contain more students than there are music education majors in total. But…

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Creating a time of savings during tax season
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Creating a time of savings during tax season

Evan Avila never imagined he would be interested in tax law. Now, as the UMBC site coordinator for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, he cannot imagine not…

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Off-Campus Student Services provides resources for nonresidential students
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Off-Campus Student Services provides resources for nonresidential students

While 75 percent of the UMBC population experiences typical dorm life as a residential student, the remaining students commute back and forth between college and home. In fact,…

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What is the link between alcohol use and sexual assault on college campuses?
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What is the link between alcohol use and sexual assault on college campuses?

The lawsuit brought against UMBC earlier this semester includes a disturbing scene in which three alleged rapists “encouraged [the plaintiff] and her friend to drink from a bottle…

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UMBC’s super-seniors discuss why some students stay in school longer than others
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UMBC’s super-seniors discuss why some students stay in school longer than others

Looking up information on the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, the average student would be forgiven for assuming most undergraduates will receive their degrees in four years. A…

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Student-run start-up works to prevent hate speech, harassment on myUMBC
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Student-run start-up works to prevent hate speech, harassment on myUMBC

When he is not putting in time as Chief Technical Officer of a startup or working through junior year of a computer science degree, you can find Eric…

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