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DEPARTMENT EVENTS

  • 2017 Sound Studies Faculty Working Group Symposium

    Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    The second Sound Studies Faculty Working Group Symposium will take place on May 5, 2017 from 3:00 to 4:30 PM in the Performing Arts & Humanities Building Music Box (Room 151). The event will...
    Posted: April 26, 2017 7:03 PM
  • A Conversation about Digital Access

    The 2017 Daphne Harrison Lecture
    Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Dr. Carla Hayden is the fourteenth Librarian of Congress and both the first woman and African American to hold this important post in American society. On Thursday, April 13, 2017, beginning at...
    Posted: January 22, 2017 8:02 PM
  • Department Reading Series: Tim Seibles

    Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    On Wednesday, March 8, 2017, the English Department will host a reading from Tim Seibles, Poet Laureate of the State of Virginia, in the Albin O. Kuhn Library and Gallery at 5 PM. This event, part...
    Posted: March 1, 2017 6:11 PM
  • Open Class: Tim Seibles

    Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
    On Wednesday, March 8, 2017, visiting speaker Tim Seibles, Poet Laureate of the State of Virginia, will be holding an open class in Sherman Hall, Room 108, at 4:00 PM. This event is open to all...
    Posted: March 1, 2017 6:15 PM
  • I Heard It Through the Grapevine Screening and Conversation

    Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    In 1982, the spellbinding documentary, I Heard It Through the Grapevine, was released, chronicling James Baldwin's return to the American South two decades after the passage of the Civil Rights...
    Posted: January 22, 2017 7:55 PM
  • Undergraduate Research Award Workshop: How to Apply

    Up to $1500 for Research and Creative Projects
    Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Undergraduate Research Awards (URAs) at UMBC provide up to $1500 to our undergraduate students to support their research or creative work with a UMBC faculty mentor on an original project. UMBC...
    Posted: February 8, 2017 5:27 AM
  • Writing the Research Paper: How to Start and Finish

    Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM
    Undoubtedly, the research writing process can be a challenging and confusing process for students and scholars alike. Have you hit a wall writing a research paper? Are you unsure of where to start...
    Posted: November 19, 2016 7:51 AM
  • 7 Lessons from the Future of Content

    Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    The past decade has seen seismic shifts in how we create and consume content. To discuss these shifts, on Wednesday, November 16, 2016, from 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Performing Arts and Humanities...
    Posted: November 9, 2016 7:00 AM
  • CURRENTS Talks: Gwiazda

    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    As part of the Dresher Center for the Humanities' CURRENTS: Humanities Work Now talks, on Wednesday, November 9, 2016, Professor Piotr Gwiazda will be discussing his work in the Dresher Center...
    Posted: September 27, 2016 4:09 PM
  • Reading Series: Natalie Diaz

    Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    We are pleased to welcome poet Natalie Diaz as part of the English Department Reading Series on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, at 5:00 PM in the Albin O. Kuhn Library and Gallery. There will be a...
    Posted: September 30, 2016 8:06 AM