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  • Dr. Felipe Filomeno, Dr. Tania Lizarazo presenting at LASA

    Latin American Studies Association Conference 2016
    Congratulations to Global Studies faculty Dr. Felipe Filomeno and Dr. Tania Lizarazo, who will be presenting their research at the Latin American Studies Association 50th Anniversary Conference in...
    Posted: May 6, 2016 1:53 PM
  • Global Studies Fall Term 2016

    Registration begins on April 5th.
    Africana Studies  AFST 212 - Introduction to African History (Track 2, 3)  AFST 213 - Africa: Culture and Development (Track 1, 2, 3) AFTS 312 - West African History (Track 2, 3) ...
    Posted: March 28, 2016 12:04 PM
  • UMBC Grand Challenges Scholars Program

    Engaging students in problems that matter!
    The Grand Challenges Scholars Program is centered around the National Academy of Engineering's 14 Grand Challenges facing society:  * Sustainability: Solar energy, Clean water access, Energy...
    Posted: March 11, 2016 10:56 AM
  • Global Studies Summer Term 2016

    Knockout a few GLBL courses this summer!
    Africana Studies  AFST 213 - Africa: Culture and Development (Track 1, 2, 3)  American Studies  AMST 352 - American Culture in Global Perspective* (Track 1, 3)  Anthropology ...
    Posted: March 4, 2016 12:23 PM
  • Spring 2016 Events of Interest

    Attend one (or all!) of these events on and off campus!
    Encounters Among Faiths: Offit Symposium on Muslims, Jews, and Christians in the Medieval Mediterranean  February 5, 2016 9 AM- 5 PM  Johns Hopkins, Homewood Campus,...
    Posted: February 1, 2016 11:32 AM
  • Dr. Felipe Filomeno on local immigration policy

    Research featured on the blog of the Urban Affairs Review
    "The migration-development nexus in local immigration policy: Baltimore City and beyond" Dr. Felipe Filomeno University of Maryland, Baltimore County "Challenging the plenary power of...
    Posted: October 27, 2015 10:09 AM
  • New faculty members in Global Studies!

    Welcome the newest additions to the Global Studies program!
    Tania Lizarazo, Ph.D., MLLI / GLBL Tania Lizarazo received her Ph.D. in Latin American Literature and Cultures, with emphases in Feminist Theory & Research and Studies in Performance &...
    Posted: August 17, 2015 3:38 PM
  • 2015-16 France-Merrick Scholarship Program

    Scholarships for Service
    The Shriver Center coordinates this undergraduate scholarship program, funded by the France-Merrick Foundation. Now in it's 20th year, this scholarship is available for students who demonstrate an...
    Posted: August 13, 2015 1:15 PM
  • Fall 2015 Humanities Forum Lineup

    Checkout and support the Humanities Forum events this fall!
    THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17  5:30 p.m., Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery HARVEST OF EMPIRE: THE UNTOLD STORY OF LATINOS IN AMERICA Eduardo López, television producer, journalist, and documentarian...
    Posted: August 13, 2015 12:03 PM
  • Dr. Felipe Filomeno, Early Career Prize Recipient

    Congratulations to Political Science and Global Studies professor Felipe Filomeno, who has been awarded the Early Career Prize of the Economics & Politics Section of the Latin American Studies...
    Posted: April 1, 2015 11:18 AM