The UMBC Adjunct Faculty Advisory Committee (AFAC) is very pleased to name the two most recent recipients of AFAC support for their scholarly research.
Professor Sandra Dawson (History) presented her paper, "Refugee Committees and the Voluntary Movement in WWII Britain," at the North American Conference on British Studies, Denver, Colorado, November 2017.
Professor Jacob Straus (Political Science) has been invited to publish "Policy Setting and Agenda Setting by Congressional Leaders," in cooperation with two independent studies students at the Shady Grove campus, in a volume on political leadership and social media edited by David Taras (Mt. Royal University) and Richard Davis (BYU). The chapter will be presented at a workshop at the Banff Conference Centre, May 2018.