Online · This event is free and open to the public. AFRICANA STUDIES DEPARTMENT presents the 42nd Annual W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture Black COVID Stories, Black Lives Matter, and Protest: A...
More than just a meme
Online : Blackboard Collaborate · This series is geared towards exploring social justice needs for various marginalized populations. We all talk about how diverse UMBC is but, what does that mean in reality? How does it show up in...
A discussion & celebration of Indigenous rights movements
Online · This biweekly student-centered program is designed to provide a virtual space to have an open dialogue about social justice and identity-based topics with other participants. This Freedom...
COVID-19's Assault on Black & Brown Bodies
Online : Blackboard Collaborate · Pawsitive Bodies and Minds (PBM) is composed of multidisciplinary programming, highlighting the intersections between cross-cultural diversity, identity, health and medicine. This week of...
Looking at what's to come in 2021
Online · This co-facilitated workshop series focuses on various underrepresented and/or marginalized populations. Our goal of the series is to provide UMBC community members with the basic practices for...
Online · This event is free and open to the public. Public Discourse and Representations of Work in the Home Elizabeth Patton, Assistant Professor of Media and Communication Studies, UMBC How...
A holding space to process 2020
Online · Want to celebrate the end of the Fall semester? More than that - the end of 2020?!? Need to relieve some stress before your upcoming finals?! Take a break from studying and join us as we...
A discussion on our culture & most meaningful relationships
Online : Blackboard Collaborate · As of July 1, 2020 Retriever Immigrants United (RIU) became inactive as a student organization. See this post for details. RIU is a is a discussion-based program that centers the experiences of...
Celebrating Obscured Black Power & Civil Rights Leaders
Online · [Free]dom Fridays are designed to provide a virtual space to have an open dialogue about social justice and identity-based topics with other participants. This session will examine the decline...
An Abbreviated LGBTQ+ 101 Workshop
Online : Blackboard Collaborate · This workshop is designed to help students, staff, faculty, and alumni to create a more welcoming, affirmative atmosphere for LGBTQ+ members of the UMBC community. Due to the campus' virtual...