Generations   UMBC Alumni Newsletter
Summer 2000



Making Learning Come Alive  

  Making Learning Come Alive

The Alumni Association's Distinguished Alumna of the Year, Tayebeh Pourmotabbed Ph.D. '86 is a university professor and world-leading scientist in the study of arthritis and cancer invasion.

Leading Role   

  Leading Role

Jennifer Anne Cooper '94, Outstanding Alumna of the Year, is a lead opera singer with the Florida Grand Opera.

Building Community  

  Building Community

Cheryl Burke '82, Community Leadership Award winner, owns and operates the Paradise Animal Hospital in Catonsville, MD.

Change and Innovation  

  Change and Innovation

Jack Suess '81 and M.S. '95, Volunteer of the Year, is director of University Computing at UMBC.

Ambassador for UMBC  

  Ambassador for UMBC

Jack Neil '77 connects alumni with state legislators to advocate for UMBC in Annapolis.

Proximity to Success  

  Proximity to Success

Jacqueline Rhoden-Trader '89, director of the State Mentoring Resource Center, introduces adults to mentoring and youth to caring mentors who help them succeed.

Athletes Then, Champions Now  

  Athletes Then, Champions Now

Five alumni were inducted to the UMBC Athletic Hall of Fame Jan. 22. Front (from left to right): Jeff Hahn '71, Kirk Hewling '95, Jen Jewell '95, Kevin Loewe '95, Bobby Wagner '95, Charles Brown, UMBC athletic director.

Advice to Recent Grads  

  Advice to Recent Grads

Danae Griffin '96, Jennifer McDaniel '99 (center) and April Cole '93 offer career advice to recent graduates.

Choosing a Second Career	 

  Choosing a Second Career

Deborah Thompson '91 and Ed Hodges '82 and M.S. '99 talk about choosing a new career path.

Techno Tips  

  Techno Tips

In the midst of presidential political conventions and television ads, it's a challenge for the average voter to find objective information on the candidates. Recently, a new crop of websites devoted to voting and political issues have appeared.

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