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  • 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
  • UMBC response to Title IX guidance changes

    Dear Our UMBC Community, On Friday, the U.S. Department of Education (DoE) withdrew two documents regarding Title IX: an April 4, 2011 Dear Colleague Letter and 2014 Q&A. These documents...
    Posted: September 25, 2017 11:32 AM
  • UMBC Leaders Respond to DACA Decision

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, Following the Trump Administration’s decision today to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program—a pathway to work or college for...
    Posted: September 13, 2017 2:10 PM
  • Charlottesville

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, Over the weekend, we watched the violent, hate-driven acts that took place in Charlottesville and on the University of Virginia campus. On behalf of the...
    Posted: August 14, 2017 9:57 AM
  • Update regarding travel ban executive order

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, We want to provide information to our community following Monday’s announcement of the Supreme Court opinion regarding the president’s executive order...
    Posted: June 28, 2017 2:17 PM