The life and work of Mildred Grossman (1916-1988), a labor photographer who was dismissed from her public school teaching position during a McCarthy era purge, is brought to public attention for the first time in a major exhibition at the Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery. Grossman's photographs of labor unions, civil rights marches, and the American working class capture moments from the turbulent 1950s and 1960s, and document the people and the events that shaped post-World War II America.
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In this Fifth Biennial, members of the UMBC Visual Arts faculty exhibit their current research in film, video, painting, photography, graphic design, computer animation and installation.
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The Phoenix Dance Company, a professional modern dance company in residence at UMBC, celebrates the dawning of a new millenium with inspirational and provocative work by nationally recognized choreographers Carol Hess, Doug Hamby, and Jeanine Durning.
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German-based international supercomputing company Genias Software is one of three new companies headed to the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) Technology Center.
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