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Researcher of the Week
Akua Nimarko

Meet Akua,
She is a Biological Sciences & Psychology and a URA Scholar. Akua is a tutor for the Learning Resources Center and a Cell Biology teaching assistant. She is also an officer for the Minority Association of Pre-Medical Students (MAPS) and UMBC Food Recovery Network. In the future, she plans to pursue her PhD in Neuroscience.
Read her abstract here...



We Need Volunteers!

URCAD volunteers are needed Monday, April 20 - Thursday, April 23, 2015 for a variety of tasks. We need your assistance to make URCAD a success!



Learning Resources Center:
Math Lab is relocating!

Math Lab & Writing Center located on first floor of Library!



Did You Know?

The Undergraduate Degree Requirements can be found here. Take charge of your academic career!




Spring Opportunities for New Students!

New students, first-years and transfers, interested in making a smooth transition to the University should consider adding a First-Year Seminar (FYS) or a course with the "Introduction to a Honors University" seminar connected to it to their fall schedule. FYS courses are listed in the schedule of classes, and a list of courses with the IHU can be found at:
IHU Schedule


REU Opportunities UMBC

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

Are you looking for a REU Opportunity? Universities and Research Centers across the nation are actively seeking undergraduates who are looking to advance their academic careers. Current programs are accepting students enrolled in either 2-year or 4-year schools.
Your Career Starts Today!

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LRC Math Lab Relocating!What's New?

The Math Lab is relocating from the RLC to the Main Library. Both the Math Lab & The Writing Center will be located together on the first floor of the library, behind the Reference Desk. We encourage all students to take advantage of the resources that are available.Undergraduate Research Tab

We Need Volunteers!

For the week of URCAD on Monday, March 22, 2015
How would you like to offer your time and talent to help make the 19th Annual UMBC URCAD a success! Volunteers are needed Monday, April 20 - Thursday, April 23, 2015 for a variety of tasks. Whether you have an hour or a day to give, we can use your help.

Form IconPlease contact Janet McGlynn if you have any questions regarding any of the volunteer positions.
Janet McGlynn at