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  • 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
  • Global Zero Action Corps

    Innovative grassroots movement to eliminate nuclear weapons
    GLOBAL ZERO ACTION CORPS “Global Zero is grassroots organizing at its finest.” -UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon At Global Zero, the international movement for the elimination of nuclear...
    Posted: February 24, 2015 1:25 PM