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Immigrant Appreciation Day

Join the UMBC community as we mark Immigrant Appreciation Day on May 1, 2024. Schedule of events: 9:00-10:00am, Flat Tuesdays in The Commons - Custodial Workers Breakfast...

Posted: April 17, 2024, 11:44 AM

Apply for funding to create a Faculty Working Group

Due May 30 for groups beginning in Fall 2024

The Dresher Center invites proposals for new Faculty Working Groups in the Humanities. Dresher Center Faculty Working Groups are collaborative, interdisciplinary communities of scholars working on...

Posted: April 1, 2024, 11:04 AM

Upcoming Fellowship Deadlines

Graduate Student and Residential Faculty

The Dresher Center for the Humanities has two upcoming deadlines for fellowship opportunities Residential Faculty Research Fellowships - The Dresher Center for the Humanities invites...

Posted: March 28, 2024, 10:18 AM

Call for Proposals for 2024-2025 Humanities forum

Since 1987, the Humanities Forum has offered a free program of events that illustrate the richness of contemporary work in philosophy, history, culture, language, literature, and the arts....

Posted: March 25, 2024, 12:44 PM

APPLY NOW: CoLab Narrative-Based Paid Summer Internship

CoLab is a 4-week paid summer narrative-based research internship for UMBC undergraduates. Student interns will work on interdisciplinary project teams to conduct research, create effective...

Posted: March 4, 2024, 2:52 PM

*REPOST* Upcoming Fulbright Accelerators for Faculty

For Social Sciences and Arts Faculty

The CAHSS Creative Achievement and Research Administration Team (CARAT) is hosting two upcoming Fulbright Accelerator Workshops in partnership with the Center for Global Engagement....

Posted: February 7, 2024, 11:21 AM

Dresher Center Spring 2024 Fellows

Join us in welcoming three new fellows to the Dresher Center for the Spring 2024 semester. Lisa Pace Vetter, Associate Professor, Political Science; and Affiliate Faculty in Gender, Women's +...

Posted: January 31, 2024, 11:25 AM

Welcome Earl Brooks as our new Associate Director

After spending the Fall 2023 semester as one of our Residential Faculty Fellows, Earl H. Brooks is joining the Dresher Center as our new Associate Director! Brooks is a musician and...

Posted: January 29, 2024, 9:42 AM

Preview of Spring 2024 Humanities Forum

Stay tuned for more information

The Dresher Center is happy to provide a sneak peek at our lineup for the Spring 2024 Humanities Forum. More information will be forthcoming. Naomi André, David G. Frey Distinguished...

Posted: December 13, 2023, 12:46 PM

UMBC Interdisciplinary CoLab

Call for Projects Summer 2024 - Deadline November 20th

EXPLORE EVERY ANGLE The Office of Provost’s Interdisciplinary Activities Advisory Committee, in collaboration with the Dresher Center for the Humanities and the Office of Summer, Winter, and...

Posted: October 13, 2023, 1:52 PM