Rusty Postlewate Retirement Reception (5/13)

After a 42-year career, Rusty Postlewate, assistant vice president for facilities management, has decided to retire. A farewell reception will be held in his honor on Friday, May 13, at 3:30 p.m. in the Fireside Lounge.

Rusty’s career in facilities management has spanned positions around the world from Korea to Germany and around the U.S., including 16 years in the higher education arena. His accomplishments at UMBC over the last six years include the new Performing Arts & Humanities building, the new Campus Gateway, energy performance initiatives, and campus-wide landscape improvements, to name a few.

Lynne C. Schaefer, Vice President, Administration & Finance
Terry Cook, Senior Associate Vice President, Administrative Services

Campus E-Cycling (5/9)

Need to recycle your electronic items? Bring your electronic items (no refrigerators) to the Commons Circle on Monday, May 9, 2016 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

  • University items will only be accepted from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Personal items will be accepted from 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

State of Maryland Health & Wellness Fair (5/5)

The Department of Human Resources will be hosting a wellness fair in UC 312 on Thursday, May 5 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Representatives from each of the health, drug, and dental plans will be joining us. They will be distributing information about free wellness resources and new programs through the State of Maryland health plans. There will be giveaways, prizes, screening, massages and more. All faculty and staff are welcome.

Artist Talk for “04192015” photography exhibition (4/26)

This talk and accompanying work from “04192015,” a photography exhibition housed within the 3rd floor of the Fine Arts building, will investigate how four photographers; Patrick Alejandro, Zachary Garmoe, Nate Larson, and Josh Sinn, documented and dealt with the events of last year after the death of Freddie Gray in Baltimore, Md.

This, combined with the essay “Glimpses of an Insurrection” by Mark Durant, attempt to continue a conversation about social justice, perseverance, and the human condition through the lens of photography.

Celebrate Earth Day All Week at UMBC

From a tree planting, information fair, documentary screening, stream clean up, and more, UMBC groups have organized a dazzling array of events to mark the occasion and remind all of us, that Sustainability Matters at UMBC!

Visit our calendar of events celebrating Earth Day at UMBC! Join in the fun, make an impact, and celebrate sustainability.