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Campus Messages Relating to Our Inclusive Community

  • Update on U.S. Supreme Court’s travel ban decision

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court released a 5-to-4 decision upholding the Trump administration’s entry restrictions on nationals of Iran, Libya, North Korea,...
    Posted: June 28, 2018 4:02 PM
  • Title VII Transgender Rights Order

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, I am writing to let our community know that campus leaders are aware of the recent order from the U.S. Attorney General requiring the U.S. Department of...
    Posted: October 9, 2017 10:59 AM
  • Update regarding travel restriction proclamation

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community,   We are writing to provide information on President Trump’s proclamation, announcedSunday, imposing restrictions on citizens of eight nations seeking entry...
    Posted: September 26, 2017 3:05 PM
  • UMBC response to Title IX guidance changes

    Dear Our UMBC Community, On Friday, the U.S. Department of Education (DoE) withdrew two documents regarding Title IX: an April 4, 2011 Dear Colleague Letter and 2014 Q&A. These documents...
    Posted: September 25, 2017 11:32 AM
  • UMBC Leaders Respond to DACA Decision

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, Following the Trump Administration’s decision today to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program—a pathway to work or college for...
    Posted: September 13, 2017 2:10 PM
  • Charlottesville

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, Over the weekend, we watched the violent, hate-driven acts that took place in Charlottesville and on the University of Virginia campus. On behalf of the...
    Posted: August 14, 2017 9:57 AM
  • Update regarding travel ban executive order

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, We want to provide information to our community following Monday’s announcement of the Supreme Court opinion regarding the president’s executive order...
    Posted: June 28, 2017 2:17 PM
  • Inclusivity and freedom of expression on campus

    Dear Members of Our UMBC Community, UMBC is committed to inclusive excellence, social justice, and freedom of expression. As a diverse academic community, we have many opportunities to...
    Posted: March 20, 2017 11:08 AM
  • Update Regarding Executive Order on Immigration

    The implementation of President Trump’s revised Executive Order, imposing a 90-day ban on citizens from six countries entering the United States, has been temporarily blocked by several Federal...
    Posted: March 20, 2017 11:06 AM
  • Update regarding new travel ban executive order

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, Following yesterday’s announcement of a new executive order imposing a 90-day ban on citizens of six countries entering the U.S., we want to provide a brief...
    Posted: March 8, 2017 4:13 PM