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August 22, 2011

Are you ready for some Futbol? Soccer season is on full swing here on Campus!

On this Saturday, August the 27th, UMBC Men's Soccer team will play their season opener against Mount St. Mary's at 7PM.

And on Sunday, August the 28th, UMBC Women's Soccer team will play their third game of the season against Texas State at 12 PM.

Both games will be played here on campus @ the UMBC Soccer Stadium. So, come out and cheer on our teams to a new and exciting season! Can we say, "GOOOOOOOOOOAAAAAAAAAALLLLLLLLLL!

August 15, 2011

The Summer Session is about to end, Yea! Now, do you need a break before the process begins again? How about diving into the world of comics? On August the 20th & 21st, Baltimore's Comic-Con will be held at the Convention Center in the Inner Harbor.

This years special guest will be Stan "The Man" Lee, the creator of Spiderman.

The MTA Bus 35 Departs from the UMBC loop with a stop at the Inner Harbor. Enclosed is a schedule for Bus 35.

August 8, 2011

On Every Friday night this summer, the residents of Little Italy host "Cinema al Fresco" a free outdoors film festival.

Come, sit under the stars and watch this weeks movie: Nine.

Located at the Corner of High & Stiles Streets. There is live music at 7 p.m. and the movie starts at 9 p.m. Also, there will be free popcorn offered during the movie!

The MTA Bus 35 Departs from the UMBC loop with a stop at the Inner Harbor. Enclosed is a schedule for Bus 35.

August 1, 2011

The National Aquarium turns Thirty years old this week! Find some time this week and plan a trip to the Inner Harbor to spend some time with our oceanic friends, or our mates from down under, or the wildlife of the Rain Forest. Visit the National Aquarium, you'll be surprised!

The MTA Bus 35 Departs from the UMBC loop to White Marsh Mall with a stop at the Inner Harbor. Here is a downloadable pdf of the schedule for Bus 35.

July 25, 2011

Come Need a break? There are plenty of ways to unwind on and off campus.

* Go for a run or a swim at the RAC, or sign up for a one-day group fitness class.
* Rent a movie or a CD from the A.O.K. Library.
* Grab a UMBC Shuttle to Arundel Mills or the Inner Harbor for some summer shopping and a nice dinner.

July 18, 2011

Come on, Oriole fans, lets get together and support the home team! It is the final day of the 3 game series against the Boston Red Sox. This game is a day-game too!

Tickets are $10 and will be for sale at the CIC. The bus will leave the Commons Loop at 11 am and will leave Camden Yards at around 4:30 pm.

Please arrive early!

July 11, 2011

Anybody going to Artscape? This is the largest arts festival in the country that is free.  Well, almost...

Tickets for the bus will be $3 and is on sale at the CIC. The bus departs from: the Commons Loop @ 9 AM  and at Artscape @ 2:30 PM

Experience the best Baltimore has to offer!

July 5, 2011

Sign up for the Summer Session II (starts on July 11th) and get some extra credits out of the way!

Enjoy Catonsville's Summer concert series at the Lurman Woodland Theatre located in Catonsville Maryland. For more information on the concert series. http://www.lurman.com

June 27, 2011

Sign up for the Summer Session II (starts on July 11th) and get some extra credits out of the way!

Check out the 65th Annual July 4th Parade in Catonsville and experience the local tradition of celebrating our Independence Day. Click here for more information!

June 20, 2011

Need a break from campus life?
How about a trip to New York City! SEB is planning a trip for all to New York City on Saturday, June 25th.


Departure (from campus): 7 am
Arrival (to NY): 11 am
Departure (from NY): 8 pm
Return (to campus): 11:30pm.
Check out the museums, watch the Yankees play (1:05 game vs. the Rockies), or catch a matinee.

June 13, 2011

June 16th is Bloomsday! Celebrate it this week with a good read, whether it is Ulysses by James Joyce or our NSBE selection Outcast United by Warren St. John. Visit our library on campus, there are plenty of great books to choose from!

A.O.K. Library
Summer Hours May 31 - August 19, 2011
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 12:00 Noon - 8:00 p.m.

June 6, 2011

Is the summer already getting too hot for you? Cool down with a visit to the RAC and check out our pool!

Summer Pool Hours*
Monday - Friday:
12pm-2pm
5pm-8pm

Saturday and Sunday:
12pm-5:30pm
*Remember Pool hours are subject to change.