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50th Anniversary Events

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

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  • Political Science Alumni & Graduating Senior Reception

    Monday, April 11, 2016 at 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Monday, April 11, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Albin O. Kuhn Library, 7th Floor UMBC The Department of Political Science invites you to attend this annual spring reception that will feature the history...
    Posted: March 17, 2016 3:01 PM
  • Alumni Mass & Dinner

    Sunday, April 10, 2016 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Arbutus United Methodist Church 1201 Maple Ave. Halethorpe, MD 21227 Catholic alumni and their families are invited to attend a special mass celebrating the UMBC alumni community. Mass will...
    Posted: March 17, 2016 2:55 PM
  • Honors College Alumni Reception at Light City

    Join us at the Columbus Center!
    Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Come and celebrate The UMBC Honors College at the Inner Harbor as we enjoy Light City. Join Dr. Hrabowski, Dr. Freyman and Dr. Handler Spitz in the Top Floor Black and Gold Lounge at the Columbus...
    Posted: February 5, 2016 1:00 PM
  • IT & Engineering Happy Hour at Light City

    Join your fellow alums at Betamore!
    Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Join fellow IT & Engineering alumni, as well as those that now work in those fields, for a networking reception at Baltimore's own Betamore. Hosted in conjunction with Light City, head down to...
    Posted: February 25, 2016 10:59 AM
  • Retriever Stories Information Session

    Test out our brand new 50th website!
    Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Come discover Retriever Stories -- a new website that is a key component of UMBC's 50th anniversary celebration. Created in a collaboration between UMBC's acclaimed Imaging Research Center...
    Posted: March 3, 2016 1:54 PM
  • Retriever Stories Information Session

    Test out our brand new 50th website!
    Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Come discover Retriever Stories -- a new website that is a key component of UMBC's 50th anniversary celebration. Created in a collaboration between UMBC's acclaimed Imaging Research Center...
    Posted: March 3, 2016 1:50 PM
  • Visual and Performing Arts Reception at Light City

    Join your fellow alumni at the Columbus Center!
    Monday, March 28, 2016 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Please join VPA alums for a free special reception on the first night of Baltimore's inaugural Light City festival. All are welcome for drinks and hors d'oeuvres as we watch the city light up at 7...
    Posted: February 5, 2016 12:52 PM
  • UMBC at Light City Baltimore

    Mon, Mar 28, 2016 at 12:00 AM - Sat, Apr 2, 2016 at 12:00 AM
    March 28 - April 2 6 - 9 p.m. Downtown Baltimore Stop by the UMBC Black and Gold Lounge in the Columbus Center (get directions) for a hot beverage and free glow-in-the-dark UMBC swag while...
    Posted: October 26, 2015 2:19 PM
  • 50th Anniversary RFP Workshop

    Help us help you refine your 50th event proposal!
    Friday, March 4, 2016 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    As UMBC gears up for its 50th anniversary celebration, we're looking for proposals for events and programming to mark this very special birthday. The current round of submissions is going on now...
    Posted: February 18, 2016 10:59 AM
  • UMBC Annapolis Networking Reception

    Join your fellow alumni in the State Capitol!
    Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski House of Delegates Speaker Pro Tem Adrienne Jones '76 Senator James Mathias '74 Delegate Haven Shoemaker '87 Delegate Mark Chang '99 Delegate Charles Sydnor III...
    Posted: February 5, 2016 4:28 PM