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  • Congratulations to two LLC Summer Graduates!

    Felix Burgos and Kevin Wisniewski
    Felix Burgos (Cohort 14) successfully defended his dissertation, "Memory and Memorialization in the Midst of Colombia's Armed Conflict," in July. Kevin Wisniewski (Cohort 15) also successfully...
    Posted: August 15, 2018 10:33 AM
  • GSA grants

    The GSA offers grants for graduate students for research and research related travel. See flyer and GSA website.
    Posted: August 14, 2018 10:56 AM
  • GSA writing advisor

    Writing help for graduate students is available through the GSA! See flyer and GSA website.
    Posted: August 14, 2018 10:50 AM
  • Congratulations to two LLC Affiliate Faculty Members

    Drs. Nicole Cousin-Gossett and Bryce Peake
    LLC wishes Dr. Nicole Cousin-Gossett, Associate Professor of Sociology, and Dr. Bryce Peake, Assistant Professor of Media & Communications, congratulations on their new positions.  Dr....
    Posted: August 1, 2018 8:55 AM
  • Read Dr. Craig Saper's new article

    in The magazine
    LLC Professor Craig Saper's essay, just published in The, examines the longevity of archival microfilm.  The article cites and links to his reading machine
    Posted: July 24, 2018 10:50 AM
  • Half-time TESOL Graduate Assistantship Opportunity

    Call for Applications
    The Masters TESOL Program at UMBC has an opening for a part-time Graduate Assistantship for the Academic Year 2018-2019. Part-time graduate assistants work 10 hours a week and receive tuition...
    Posted: July 20, 2018 12:18 PM
  • Announcing the 2018 Jodi Crandall Fellowship Award Winner

    Steven Dashiell - Cohort 16
    On July 3rd, Dr. Jodi Crandall, founder of the LLC Program, presented to Steven Dashiell, PhD Candidate from Cohort 16, the Jodi Crandall Fellowship for Research in Language, Literacy and Culture...
    Posted: July 18, 2018 2:13 PM
  • Oral History, HIST 736

    Fall 2018 Semester
    Dr. Barry Lanman, Professor of the Practice and Director of UMBC's Martha Ross Center for Oral History, will be teaching the following course on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30 to 3:45 pm....
    Posted: July 18, 2018 9:22 AM
  • Dr. Christine Mallinson becomes Inaugural Director

    UMBC's Center for Social Science Scholarship
    The LLC Program is proud to announce that its very own Professor Mallinson has been chosen to head UMBC's new Center for Social Science Scholarship.  Beginning this fall, Dr. Mallinson will be...
    Posted: July 17, 2018 8:42 AM
  • Two Full-time Graduate Assistantships Announced

    Sherman Center for Early Learning in Urban Communities
    UMBC's new Sherman Center for Early Learning in Urban Communities has just announced two 20 hour/week graduate assistantships beginning in September. Please see the attached document for...
    Posted: July 16, 2018 4:08 PM