Mary Volkman, a Maryland native and UMBC alum, writes under the pen name “Margo Christie” and recently wrote her first book titled These Days. She talked about her book in the latest version of the UMBC Magazine. Check it out!
Meet some of our newest alums! The UMBC Alumni Blog is featuring new, outstanding alums every so often, so take a look at what your fellow Retriever graduates are up to! Read more about Ke “Coco” Tang, Caitlyn Leiter-Mason, and Kabish Shah here!
#TransformationTuesday at it’s finest! The picture on the left was taken in 1972-1973, before the loop was even finished! The picture on the right, from July 2014. What a beautiful school UMBC has become!
Once again, UMBC was named a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education and is the only four-year university on the “honor roll” to be recognized as exceptional in almost every category.
Within the next two years, UMBC will be offering an introductory cyber security course to ALL students to provide them with the basic information they will need to help prevent attacks on themselves and future employers.
For the 2014-2015 school year, the Fiske College Guide named UMBC a “Best Buy”, for its undergraduate research, study abroad opportunities, arts, social sciences, and entrepreneurship education! Read the full post here! Go Dawgs!