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UMBC Social Sciences

The Social Sciences Forum provides funding and promotion for selected lectures. Liaising with the speaker, making travel arrangements and all lecture logistics are the responsibility of the hosting department.

Other Events & Lecture Series

Many programs and universities present events and lecture series, drawing top researchers and experts from numerous fields to our communities and highlighting the talents and knowledge of local presenters. Follow the links below to information and schedules for various events in the UMBC/Baltimore area.

Humanities Forum
The Dresher Center for the Humanities, UMBC

Arts and Culture Calendar

Public Policy
School of Public Policy and Maryland Institute for Policy Analysis and Research, UMBC

Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education Seminar Series

UMBC Women’s Center Critical Social Justice
The Women’s Center, UMBC

Entrepreneurship Speaker Series
The Alex Brown Center for Entrepreneurship, UMBC

The Baltimore Collegetown Network
Baltimore Region Events and Information

UMBC Research Centers

The Hilltop Institute (formerly the Center for Health Program Development and Management)
Center for Urban Environmental Research & Education
Maryland Institute for Policy Analysis & Research
The Shriver Center

Social Science Related Departments & Majors

Africana Studies
American Studies
Asian Studies
Gender & Women’s Studies
Geography & Environmental Systems
Global Studies
Health Administration & Policy
Interdisciplinary Studies
Language, Literacy, & Culture
Media & Communication Studies
Modern Languages, Linguistics, and Intercultural Communication
Political Science
Public Policy
Social Work
Sociology & Anthropology
Sondheim Public Affairs Scholars