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  • A Faculty Book Publication Workshop

    Friday, February 21, 2020 at 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Meet with editors from three academic presses (Columbia University Press, Yale University Press, and Rutgers University Press) to learn about their book publication programs and hear their...
    Posted: January 25, 2020 9:24 AM
  • Learn about Data Visualization

    A Social Science Talk & Pop-Up
    Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Tuesday, Feb. 25, 1-2pm (lecture format), 2-3pm (drop in):   Learn about Data Visualization Featuring Zoë McLaren, Associate Professor of Public Policy. The first hour (lecture format) will...
    Posted: January 17, 2020 2:49 PM
  • Golden Years?: Social Inequalities in Later Life

    Health and Inequality Lecture
    Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Social Sciences Forum  Health and Inequality Lecture  Deborah Carr Professor and Chair of Sociology,  Boston University "Golden Years? Social Inequalities in Later Life" Thanks to...
    Posted: December 5, 2019 1:22 PM
  • Workshop: Massive Collaboration for Transformative Research

    With Erle Ellis, Professor, Geography &Environmental Systems
    Monday, March 2, 2020 at 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Interested in publishing a high impact paper next year? This workshop will detail the collaborative crowd-sourcing approach that enabled a dispersed group of social, natural and information...
    Posted: February 4, 2020 3:11 PM
  • How to Write a Social Science Literature Review

    Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    What are some of the best strategies and tips for writing a social science literature review? Calling all undergrad social science majors! Whether you are just starting out with your research or...
    Posted: January 30, 2020 2:54 PM
  • Foundation Funding Workshop

    With Adam Gamoran, President, William T. Grant Foundation
    Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Faculty are invited to attend a lunch and learn workshop on applying for funding to foundations, featuring Dr. Adam Gamoran, President of the William T. Grant Foundation Please RSVP by...
    Posted: January 24, 2020 2:02 PM
  • Reducing Inequality in an Era of Alternative Facts

    Talk by Adam Gamoran, President, William T. Grant Foundation
    Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Please join us for a lecture by  Dr. Adam Gamoran,  President of the William T. Grant Foundation "Reducing Inequality in an Era of Alternative Facts"   Income...
    Posted: January 24, 2020 1:48 PM
  • (Rescheduled) Open Data Workshop

    Get Started Using Maryland's Open Data Portal
    Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    DoIT, in collaboration with UMBC's Center for Social Science Scholarship will be hosting Maryland's Director of Business Intelligence, Patrick McLoughlin for a workshop to gain access to and...
    Posted: January 14, 2020 11:32 AM
  • Measuring Electoral Success:

    Gender and Intersectional Dynamics in Political Campaigns
    Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Social Sciences Forum  Korenman Lecture Kelly Dittmar Assistant Professor of Political Science,  Rutgers University-Camden, and Scholar at the Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP),...
    Posted: December 5, 2019 1:32 PM
  • Understanding the U.S.-Japan Economic Relationship

    Seminar by Komoto Takeshi, Minister, Embassy of Japan
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Understanding the U.S.-Japan Economic Relationship A seminar by Komoto Takeshi, Minister, Embassy of Japan March 25, 2020 4pm seminar in Commons 329 Dinner reception to follow Space is...
    Posted: February 3, 2020 1:38 PM