The benefits of CMI for students and staff
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The benefits of CMI for students and staff

Starting Spring 2016, the Course Materials Initiative was created in the hopes that it could reduce the price of textbooks while making them more accessible to students. It…

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In Government We Trust
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In Government We Trust

  We have a system That’s treated like Some people treat the Bible As the up-most powerful The most righteous While at the same time It’s the same…

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Winter session perils
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Winter session perils

Taking classes over winter break seems like a solid way to get ahead – or get back on track – academically. This goldmine of education comes at a hefty cost…

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Entering campus in the new year

Photo Credit: Patrick Alejandro

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Entering campus in the new year

For the past year, UMBC has been subjected to extensive construction in order to update the entrance to the school and modernize existing intersections. The construction has affected…

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Fighting crushing student debt and tuition

Resolutions and changes in tuition work to improve students’ financial situations during college College students are graduating with thousands of dollars of debt hanging over their heads. President…

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E-Cigs and vapes: the dubious ‘kings of cool’
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E-Cigs and vapes: the dubious ‘kings of cool’

Mass fear of new nicotine technologies may be unwarranted The Center for Disease Control released data this month from the organization’s annual National Youth Tobacco Survey with this…

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