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  • Speaking Out Against Discrimination

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, As campus leaders working in community to prevent and address discriminatory conduct, including sexual violence and misconduct at UMBC and beyond, we feel...
    Posted: April 1, 2019 5:05 PM
  • The Tragedy in New Zealand

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, This morning we woke to the tragic news of mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. The attack, which was timed to coincide with Friday...
    Posted: March 15, 2019 4:39 PM
  • All-Gender Restrooms

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, As a campus community that is committed to inclusion and diversity, one of our shared values is having respect for the dignity of every member of our UMBC...
    Posted: February 13, 2019 1:07 PM
  • Spring Semester Welcome

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, We are delighted to welcome you for the start of the spring semester. The beginning of a new semester provides each of us an opportunity to reflect on our...
    Posted: January 29, 2019 10:55 AM
  • Supporting UMBC’s Transgender Community

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, Following recent press reports of a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) proposal to narrow the federal definition of gender used to enforce...
    Posted: October 29, 2018 5:27 PM
  • After the tragedy in Pittsburgh

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, Today we grieve the tragic murder of eleven people in the sacred Jewish space of Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Our hearts are with the victims,...
    Posted: October 29, 2018 10:32 AM
  • Our Community

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, We welcome you to the start of the fall semester. UMBC is a community of inquiring minds, where we inspire one another to reach our full potential and make...
    Posted: August 31, 2018 10:34 AM
  • Update on U.S. Supreme Court’s travel ban decision

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court released a 5-to-4 decision upholding the Trump administration’s entry restrictions on nationals of Iran, Libya, North Korea,...
    Posted: June 28, 2018 4:02 PM
  • Title VII Transgender Rights Order

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, I am writing to let our community know that campus leaders are aware of the recent order from the U.S. Attorney General requiring the U.S. Department of...
    Posted: October 9, 2017 10:59 AM
  • Update regarding travel restriction proclamation

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community,   We are writing to provide information on President Trump’s proclamation, announcedSunday, imposing restrictions on citizens of eight nations seeking entry...
    Posted: September 26, 2017 3:05 PM