Common App Bash Appointments

Virtual

Are you planning to transfer to UMBC-Shady Grove? Do you need guidance completing and submitting the Common Application prior to UMBC's application deadline? Sign up for a virtual "App Bash" appointment to receive one-on-one assistance completing the application process and information about your next steps.

Fall 2021 Biotech Symposium: Interviewing for Biotech Jobs

Virtual

Alysia Birkholz, Ph.D., is the COO at Texcell-North America, Inc., where she provides operational and scientific direction for systems, resources, and people. Texcell-North America is a part of a global contract research organization that specializes in safety for the biopharmaceutical industry. The North America branch focuses on virus viral clearance, viral safety testing, and custom […]

Undergraduate Preview Night

Virtual

Join us for Undergraduate Preview Night, an engaging annual event where you will experience first-hand UMBC Retriever pride and True Grit reflective of our community. Join us as select members of our Peer Advisory Team and current students share their stories highlighting their personal transfer process and UMBC-Shady Grove experience.

Grad School Prep Series: Where and how do we start?

Virtual

Are you ready to apply to graduate school? Join us for a discussion to help you get organized as you prepare for the next chapter of your academic career. We will conclude the session with a brief overview of graduate programs offered at USG.

Common App Bash Appointments

Virtual

Are you planning to transfer to UMBC-Shady Grove? Do you need guidance completing and submitting the Common Application prior to UMBC's application deadline? Sign up for a virtual "App Bash" appointment to receive one-on-one assistance completing the application process and information about your next steps.

Fall 2021 Biotech Symposium: Kite, A Gilead Company – Info Session

Virtual

At Kite, a Gilead Company, we are committed to investing in the future leaders of tomorrow. Please join us to learn more about our mission to cure cancer, our revolutionary CAR T therapy and potential opportunities to join us in our quest to change the way cancer is treated. Presented by Urszula Abbassi, Talent Acquisition […]

Grad School Prep Series: Funding Graduate School

Virtual

Financial Wellness Event focusing on paying for Graduate School, USG Scholarships and more! Presented by USG's Center for Student Engagement and Financial Resources (CSEF).

Grad School Prep Series: Social Work: Advanced Standing vs. Regular Admission

Hyflex

For social work students considering MSW Programs, please join us to learn more about the advanced standing option when applying to MSW programs. We will review the path to the MSW through the two year and advanced standing process and make suggestions for you to consider as you work to complete your graduate school applications. […]

Outdoor Family Movie Showing

In-Person

As we welcome the fall season, UMBC and USG will cohost an outdoor family movie on the USG quad on the evening of October 15th. Bring a blanket or two, your family and friends, and come prepared to relax and spend quality time gathering outdoors on the USG campus while watching a family-friendly movie as […]

Fall 2021 Biotech Symposium: Synthetic Antibodies- The Emerging Field of “Aptamers” in Diagnostics and Drug Discovery (Internships available at Aptagen)

Virtual

An aptamer (also known as a synthetic antibody) is a stable DNA, RNA, or peptide ligand that binds with high affinity and specificity to targets such as small molecules, peptides, proteins, biomarkers, cells, and tissues. Unlike the traditional antibody, aptamers have impressive specificities against target antigens, thereby eliminating cross-reactivity with closely related targets and avoiding […]