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  • Fulbright Award for Global Security and Border Studies

    Funded Global Security and Borders MA in Belfast, Ireland
    Attention Seniors: Last week the Fulbright Commission announced a brand new award for outstanding seniors interested in borders and global security issues. UMBC's internal deadline for Fulbright...
    Posted: August 15, 2018 11:10 AM
  • Baltimore Field School has a student opportunity available!

    Documenting Stories of Migration
    The Baltimore Field School: Documenting Stories of Migration is a hands-on, practice-based course for students passionate about community collaboration and engagement. Structured as an...
    Posted: May 29, 2018 10:37 AM
  • Congratulations to Global Studies Program Award Winners!

    We recognize the following graduating Global Studies students for their achievements:    Outstanding Scholar: Manisha Vepa  Outstanding Researcher: Jason Mascelli  Outstanding Leader: Sophia...
    Posted: May 6, 2018 5:17 PM
  • Global Studies celebrates 4 Fulbright Scholar recipients!

    The Global Studies Program is excited to announce that three of our graduating seniors have been awarded Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships. Additionally, a Global Studies student has been...
    Posted: April 24, 2018 6:16 PM
  • 6 Global Studies majors presenting at URCAD

    Interested in the research of your Global Studies fellows?
    We are happy to recognize the following Global Studies students who are having their research featured at this year's Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day. Visit the website  to...
    Posted: April 13, 2018 1:39 PM
  • Refugee Awareness Week

    Refugee Youth Project's College JUMP Presents:
    The Shriver Center's RYP College JUMP program invites you to participate in a week of events focused on refugee awareness.  Join us for a week of activities to highlight the Baltimore refugee...
    Posted: April 10, 2018 2:08 PM
  • Summer Term Course on American Foreign Policy (POLI 390)

    Rockets in North Korea, poisoned spies in London!
    Rockets in North Korea, poisoned spies in London! Are you wondering where  American foreign policy is headed? Join Dr. Brigid Starkey, Associate Director of Global Studies, in her summer 1 POLI...
    Posted: March 29, 2018 2:39 PM
  • Have you heard of Peace Corps Week?

    Make a visit to one of UMBC's Peace Corp interest events!
    This week from February 26th to March 2nd, UMBC will be hosting numerous events across campus to provide prospective Peace Corps volunteers and others the opportunity to learn more about the Peace...
    Posted: February 26, 2018 3:03 PM
  • Civic Engagement and Intercultural Competence

    Global Studies Majors at the Russian Festival in Baltimore
    Felipe Filomeno is an Assistant Professor of Political Science and Global Studies at UMBC. On October 23, 2017, I took twenty students from my class Approaches to Globalization (GLBL301)...
    Posted: February 22, 2018 4:26 PM
  • Congratulations, Manisha Vepa and Jason Mascelli!

    Global Studies students Jason and Manisha will be presenting their research conducted in POLI 301 at the Pi Sigma Alpha 2018 National Student Conference at George Washington University on February...
    Posted: February 7, 2018 1:27 PM