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50th Anniversary Events

We can’t wait to see you at events throughout this milestone year!

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  • Celebrating Grit & Greatness the Alpha Kappa Alpha Way

    Registration coming soon.
    Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Calling all alumnae members who were initiated in the Lambda Phi chapter! Anita Jackson '80, Tamara L. Lewis '92, and Crystal Watkins '95 invite you to join us for a luncheon in celebration of...
    Posted: January 13, 2017 2:52 PM
  • 2017 Wine Tasting and Silent Auction

    Friday, May 19, 2017 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Friday, May 19, 7-10 p.m.  B&O Railroad Museum  901 W. Pratt Street  Baltimore, MD 21223 Tickets: $40 General / $35 Early Bird (ends 3/17!)  Join fellow UMBC alumni and guests for...
    Posted: November 18, 2016 2:10 PM
  • Legends of Excellence Awards Brunch

    Register today!
    Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Legends of Excellence: 50 Years of Inspiring African-American and Latino Students  Saturday, May 6, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.  University Center Ballroom, UMBC  $30 through April 30, $35 after...
    Posted: November 18, 2016 2:09 PM
  • Alumni and Friends 50th Anniversary Party

    Sat, Mar 11, 2017 at 7:00 PM - Sun, Mar 12, 2017 at 12:00 AM
    Saturday, March 11, 2017 7 p.m. - midnight  Skylight Room, The Commons, UMBC Tickets: $20/person through February 17, $25 after  Join us for a Party with a Purpose to celebrate UMBC's 50th...
    Posted: January 13, 2017 2:46 PM
  • Men's Lacrosse Bull & Oyster Roast

    Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    LOCATION: La Fontaine Bleue  7514 S. Ritchie Hwy  Glen Burnie, MD 21061  Tickets: $55   Join us for our 2017 Bull & Oyster Roast--the perfect opportunity to celebrate Men's Lacrosse with...
    Posted: January 13, 2017 2:49 PM
  • Men's Basketball Alumni Day

    Saturday, January 28, All Day
    Schedule of Events:  10:30 a.m.: Alumni Game  12:00 p.m.: Catered Lunch, Alumni Social, and Coach's Scouting Report  1:00 p.m.: UMBC vs. UNH  Join your fellow Retrievers on Saturday,...
    Posted: January 13, 2017 10:04 AM
  • CANCELED - Puppy Love: An Alumni Couple Event

    Retrieve the Romance...
    Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    This event has been canceled. Please contact Arooj Rana '06 in the Office of Alumni Relations at arooj1@umbc.edu with any questions. Maybe there's something about the way the moonlight reflects...
    Posted: October 11, 2016 4:37 PM
  • Critical Social Justice: Home Keynote Lecture

    with Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha
    Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    The Women's Center with Student Life's Mosaic Center present the Critical Social Justice 2016 Keynote Lecture with Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha: “Body/ Land/ Home: Disability Justice, Healing...
    Posted: August 24, 2016 2:20 PM
  • Grit & Greekness Celebration

    Sat, Oct 15, 2016 at 8:00 PM - Sun, Oct 16, 2016 at 12:00 AM
    Join fellow Greek alumni and friends in celebrating UMBC’s 50th Anniversary at a Grit and Greekness Alumni Celebration. We invite members of all UMBC Greek chapters to this once-in-a-lifetime walk...
    Posted: January 29, 2016 2:49 PM
  • Visual Arts Department Gala Exhibition and Golden Ball

    Save the date!
    Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    The Department of Visual Arts is hosting a day and evening of art, performance and other surprises to welcome alumni back to campus for UMBC’s 50th Anniversary. We invite you to join us with your...
    Posted: June 13, 2016 3:11 PM