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Storytelling and Survival

April 19, 2019 College of Arts and Humanities, English

Award-winning author speaks on the power of history in immigrant communities.

Stanley Plumly, Acclaimed Poet and UMD Professor, Dies at 79

April 17, 2019 English

An inspiring teacher, his poems and nonfiction were celebrated for their honesty and elegance.

Art Daily

DC Moore Gallery Opens Exhibition by Legendary African American Artist David Driskell

April 17, 2019 College of Arts and Humanities

David Driskell, meritus professor at the University of Maryland, to have exhibition in DC Moore Gallery.

DC Metro - Theater Arts

When BSO’s OrchKids Show Up, Good Things Happen.

April 15, 2019 School of Music

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's OrchKids program offers direction through music.

The Scale of Everything

April 15, 2019 English

UMD English professor named Guggenheim and American Council of Learned Societies fellow.

The Diamondback

Orange is the New Black Actress Talks Immigration, Forgiveness at Social Justice Day

April 12, 2019 College of Arts and Humanities

Diane Guerrero, most known for her role on the Netflix show Orange is the New Black, was the keynote speaker for the University of Maryland’s third annual Social Justice Day, coordinated this year by the arts and humanities college, the education college.

“Wild” Woman

April 12, 2019 English

New film based on professor’s work re-envisions Emily Dickinson’s life.

A Balancing Actress

April 11, 2019 College of Arts and Humanities

"Orange Is the New Black” co-star/immigration activist speaks as part of Social Justice Day.

UMD Social Justice Day 2019 Awards

April 10, 2019 Art, Michelle Smith Collaboratory for Visual Culture , School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

Inaugural awards recognize campus social justice initiatives.