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  • Ariana Wright Arnold to lead Office of Equity and Inclusion

    Appointed Director of the Office of Equity and Inclusion
    I am pleased to announce that Ariana Wright Arnold will join our UMBC community as Director of the Office of Equity and Inclusion effective January 13, 2020. Ms. Arnold will direct the newly...
    Posted: January 16, 2020 10:35 AM
  • TurnAround 101 with We Believe You (10/30)

    Learn about new TurnAround Services at UMBC
    You may have heard that TurnAround is a community resource for survivors of sexual violence and misconduct... but what does that mean? What are its services? How can survivors gain support and is...
    Posted: October 24, 2019 8:52 AM
  • Update from Retriever Courage Implementation Team

    From: Retriever Courage Implementation Team Date: October 3, 2019 Following the September 18 Retriever Courage Gathering, our Implementation Team continues to move forward on improving sexual...
    Posted: October 3, 2019 8:47 AM
  • Men’s Leadership in Gender-Based Violence Prevention (10/2)

    October 2, 4 p.m., Fine Arts Recital Hall
    Social Sciences Forum: "Men’s Leadership in Gender-Based Violence Prevention Is a Social Justice Imperative" Jackson Katz Founder and Director, Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP)...
    Posted: September 30, 2019 12:02 PM
  • Relationship Violence Awareness Month Events Calendar

    October is Relationship Violence Awareness Month
    October is Relationship Violence Awareness Month (RVAM). Attached to this post is a copy of the 2019 RVAM event flyer. Please download for the full list of events. Learn more here. For...
    Posted: September 27, 2019 8:31 AM
  • Retriever Courage one year later

    UMBC community listens, learns, and acts
    One year ago, the UMBC community spoke out about experiences, urgent concerns, and hopes for change related to sexual and gender-based harassment and violence. This September 18, student, faculty,...
    Posted: September 26, 2019 8:57 AM
  • Important Sexual Violence and Title IX Updates

    As we welcome our students back to campus, we wanted to update our community on some of the changes happening across campus related to the University’s response to sexual and gender-based...
    Posted: September 19, 2019 10:46 AM
  • Retriever Courage Fall Gathering (9/18/19)

    A year ago our community spoke out about their experiences and urgent concerns about the university’s response to sexual violence. We listened and responded with the Retriever Courage initiative....
    Posted: September 6, 2019 4:06 PM
  • We Believe You discussion group fall semester meetings

    Community building and mutual support for survivors
    Hosted in collaboration with the Women’s Center and the student organization We Believe You, this discussion group creates space to center the experiences of survivors of sexual violence. The...
    Posted: August 28, 2019 10:59 AM
  • One resource stand moved to new location

    Ground floor, The Commons
    In March, two resource stands were installed in The Commons with brochures for on- and off-campus information about prevention, care, and support.  One of those stands has moved from the first...
    Posted: May 13, 2019 1:50 PM