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November 28, 2011

The end of the semester is closing in fast and it is time to prepare for our finals.
Now is a good time to start making a time management plan. Find out when your finals will be and set aside enough time before each to review the material. If you have issues with writing your paper, why not visit the Writing Center for assistance?

November 21, 2011

Although you might be envisioning yourself having a very relaxing holiday weekend, keep in mind that the semester will soon be over. Now is the time to gather yourself and to prepare for the final push of the semester - If you have any spare time, review your past homework, quizzes and tests. This will help you more than you will realize.

November 7,14, 2011

This is the last week to participate in the 2011 Academic Integrity Survey. Every voice is crucial. Don't forget, all participants can qualify for a drawing to win a $200.00 gift card to the UMBC Bookstore! The survey takes about 10 minutes of your time. This survey is totally anonymous.

October 31, 2011

Warren St. John, the author of Outcasts United will visit us on Campus this Tuesday, November the 8th, for a lecture in the UC Ballroom at 7 PM. Please stay afterwards for a meet and greet and book signing afterwards. Also, see the Fugee's coach Luma Mufleh as featured on CBS's Sunday Morning.

October 24, 2011

Have you completed the 2011 Academic Integrity Survey yet? All participants can qualify for a drawing to win a $200.00 gift card to the UMBC Bookstore! The survey takes only10 minutes of your time. This is your chance to share what you have observed about academic integrity at UMBC. This survey is anonymous.

October 17, 2011

It's that magical time of the year when the weather gets cooler, the days get shorter and the homework gets longer. Is there any chance you're spending too much time on non-academic things? This is a good time to take a good hard look at which classes need the most attention. Remember, the Learning Resource Center is a free resource that is readily available to you, so make the most of it and get the help you need to be successful this semester!

October 10, 2011

Need help with your research project? There will be a Undergraduate Research Consultation workshop on Friday, October 14th @ 12:00 (till 12:50) in Lecture Hall 3 Admin 101. Don't be shy, ask for some assistance with your project.

October 3, 2011

Have you had any time to consider your future employment? On Wednesday, October 5th, UMBC will hold it's 2011 Career Fair.
So grab your resume and head over to the RAC between 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM and check your potential employer!

And Triever's... Dress to impress!

September 26, 2011

Feeling a bit run down? It's time to get off that comfortable couch and get some exercise.
On Wednesday, September 28, 2011 between noon and 1:00 PM at the Fitness Studio in the RAC, the UMBC Running Club will hold an interactive workshop designed to help you prepare for your first 5K race. If you are already a runner, it is time to brush up on your skills! Time to get running!

September 19, 2011

Are you ready for something different? On Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM in the Recital Hall, The Department of Music presents flutist Lisa Cella in concert with pianist Deborah Allen. This event is free to all UMBC students.

September 12, 2011

On Tuesday September 13, 2011 the Math lab and Writing Center will be opening in their new space, the Retriever Learning Center (RLC). The RLC is open 24/7 and is on the first floor of the library and requires UMBC swipe access.
Also, last day to drop without a " W" is on September 14th.

September 5, 2011

Have you given any thought about conducting any research, but don't know how to get started? An Undergraduate Research Workshop will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 7 12:00-12:50 in the Administration Building, Room 911. There are opportunities for Students in all majors. Stay ahead, not behind!

August 29, 2011

Welcome back students! We will have our Annual Open House on Wednesday, August the 31th, between 2:00 - 3:30 PM. Now is the time to get a jump on the new year's key events & research opportunities.

Refreshments will be served. Stay ahead, not behind!